Selected Works
Places – Experimented with providing queryable geographic locations from the Ethereum blockchain, Places 2021 launched // Gowalla Street Team – Created a social platform, api, sdk, and app suite for crowdsourcing various geographic and user context data, Gowalla Exploration 2020 launched // Mirage World – Co-created and built a first-of-its-kind immersive social network for shared virtual experiences on top of the real world using augmented reality with Ryan Staake, Mirage World 2017-2018 launched // Special Projects – Managed a team tasked with exploring technology concepts from vision through prototype on the topics of three-dimensional user interfaces, AR/VR user experience, and immersion in virtual environments, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2016-2017 // Goji Keyboard – Created a virtual keyboard for sharing nearby place recommendations, San Francisco, CA, The Last Guide Company 2014 launched // iPhone – Initial Dark Mode Interfaces and Auto-transition, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Turn-by-turn Navigation Interfaces, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Maps Grid Interface behind a data-less map, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Maps Three-dimensional Buildings Interface, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Maps Multi-touch Three-Dimensional Interactions, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Maps Motion Interaction – Concept development from vision through prototype, first concept shipped with iOS 11 (+ early prototype video), Cupertino, CA, Apple 2012 // iPhone – Flyover Features – Concept development and prototypes reviewed by Steve Jobs and Apple Board of Directors, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2011 // iPhone – Gyroscope “Core Motion” software and WWDC Keynote Game “Blocks” demoed by Steve Jobs, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2010 // iPhone – Geocoder software, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2009 // iPhone – Compass with True North, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2009 // iPhone – Location Services “Core Location” software for GPS, WiFi, and cell positioning, Cupertino, CA, Apple 2008
Media
Wired – Finally: An Augmented Reality App That Injects the Internet Into Real Life // Dezeen – Augmented Reality App Mirage Lets You Overlay Emojis onto Real Life // Next Reality – Mirage World Sticks Ephemeral Memes in Real World Locales via iPhone // App Store – Is it reality, or is it a mirage? // OM – Well done app. // Apple Insider – Apple imagines animated 3D Maps with rippling water, realtime reflections // Patently Apple – Apple Granted 55 Patents Covering 3D Map Tiling, the iPod Touch and Much More // Patently Apple – Apple Granted 38 Patents Today Covering Advanced FaceTime, Smoke Detector Systems and Street View Mapping // Patently Apple – 3D display patent awarded to Apple // Patently Apple – Apple Granted 33 Patents Today Covering a 3D iPhone UI and More // Patently Apple – Apple Patent Reveals Maps Night Mode for CarPlay // Patently Apple – Apple invents a 3D Feature for Future iPhone Camera // Patently Apple – Apple Bombards Patent Office with 28 New Mapping Inventions // Patently Apple – Apple Granted 34 Patents Today Covering iTunes for iOS and More // Patently Apple – Apple Invents 3D Position Tracking for Panoramic Imagery for Street Views & Indoor Navigation // Apple Insider – Patent filing suggests Apple is working on 'Street View' mapping technology // Patently Apple – Apple Wins Patents for Camera & NFC Alternative Technologies // Patently Apple – Apple Chalks Up another 38 Granted Patents // Patently Apple – Apple is paving the Way for a new 3D GUI for iOS Devices // Patently Apple – Apple Wins Patents for Push Notifications, Magnetometer and More // Patently Apple – Apple Invents New Peer-to-Peer Sharing Technology that Utilizes Unique Magnetic Compass and Supersonic Tone Methodologies // Patently Apple – Apple Wins Key Desktop Centric Multi-Touch Gesturing and iPhone Patents // Patently Apple – Apple Wins E-Ink, iPhoto & Magnetometer Accuracy Patents // Apple Insider – Apple Envisions Interactive, Augmented Reality iPhone Multiplayer Games