Keerthana is a software engineer who’s passionate about building the best websites she can for everyone. She lives in the sunny town of Cochin, India and works as a full stack web developer to pay the bills.
The growth of internet usage in developing countries has been very uneven, with adoption focussing mainly in urban centres. But this is a trend that is rapidly changing in areas like South Asia and Africa. As Billions of users get added to this ecosystem by 2020, many of them using technology for the first time, it brings with it a ton of new challenges. This talk focuses on exploring how we can give the best performance for users from these areas by considering their usage patterns and behaviours, with a special focus on mobile performance.