Phill Farrugia is an Australian Software Engineer based in San Francisco, California. He is a graduate of Communications and Media from the University of Technology, Sydney. When not writing software, Phill takes photographs of the people, places and experiences around him. He tends to capture the subtle and often unnoticed beauty of the things he sees.
Phill is also a passionate writer and likes to write about technology, business, journalism, programming, privacy, film and literature. These writings are either posted on his personal blog, or employer’s blog, or otherwise hidden from ever seeing the light of day. He enjoys travelling the world and has visited Melbourne, Sydney, Hong Kong, Singapore, San Fransisco, Portland, Seattle, Washington, New York, and Tokyo with the intention of continuing to experience new places, and to broaden his horizons as much as physically possible.
Phill is a strictly creative-minded person, believes money is the enemy of true value and prefers spending time on the details over rushing things through. As an iOS Engineer, Phill has spoken at NSMeetup in San Francisco, DevWorld in Melbourne, numerous Cocoaheads Sydney and Melbourne meetups and several internal company knowledge forums.
Feel free to contact Phill at any time with any inquiries, or just to say hey!