developer at large

I co-founded the PySoy project in Summer 2006 and have served as the project's maintainer since Spring 2007.

Other groups

 Copyleft Games Group

I'm the founder of the Copyleft Games Group, a non-profit organization which serves as an umbrella for projects such as PySoy and games based on it. We're somewhere between the  Software Freedom Conservancy and a small business incubator for copyleft game projects to effectively market and distribute their work through commercial channels.

 Python Software Foundation

I've served as a PSF mentor for Google's Summer of Code since 2006 and have served as the org admin 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.

 XMPP Software Foundation

I'm a member of the XSF and help work on XEPs in relation to my work with PySoy and the  Concordance XMPP Service Framework.

Contact Information

  • XMPP: arcriley@…
  • Physically: Washington, DC
  • GPG Key: 911999B3

"A designer knows that he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." - De Saint-Exupery's Law of Design