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# Skills

Ruby
Python
JavaScript
Rails
Django
jQuery
React
Angular
Git
SQL
PostgreSQL
HTML
CSS
Sass
AWS
Heroku

# Recent Projects

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myMeural

MyMeural

Lead full-stack developer. Built with Django, React, Redux, and much more, my.meural is a progressively enhanced web application that interfaces with the Meural Canvas, a beautiful, IoT frame that gives its users access to over 30,000 works of art.

Meural Canvas

Implemented DOM-based UI layer on the Meural Canvas. With a proprietary gestic sensor, users can wave left, right, up, and down to navigate the frame's polytree powered menu system to choose desired artworks and change system settings.

NewsJunkie

NewsJunkie

A clone of the news aggregator Feedly, built with Ruby on Rails and React.js. Check out the GitHub repo for more technical details or visit the live site to see it in action.

Chess AI

Chess AI

Coded in Ruby, playable in terminal, and powered by a negamax algorithm with alpha-beta pruning. Can you beat it?

SkiFree

SkiFree

A remake of the classic game SkiFree powered by JavaScript Canvas.

# About

Alex Richey

I'm Alex. I'm a software engineer based in New York City. I currently work at a startup called Meural. I learned to code at a/A and pursued analytic philosophy at Columbia and N.Y.U. before that. I've also worked in tech-related roles at Time Inc. and Apple.

# Contact