Robert James Gabriel

Robert James Gabriel

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About Me

I 💗 the web & coffee. I write open source code and make chrome extensions. Previously at Teamwork, Dell & Emc.

I also the author of two published papers including ‘Problems Posed by Ad-blockers’ and ‘Web Accessibility and OpenDyslexia’.

Currently I love working with; Node.js and Golang.


Current Projects

I'm currently working on the following projects.

  1. Helperbird for Chrome
  2. Too Shy to Ask
  3. Open Dyslexic
  4. Markdown Editor for Chrome
  5. Material Bootstrap

More can be seen here.


  1. Imagine Cup Innovation National Runner Up
  2. Imagine Cup Innovation National Runner Up X2
  3. Microsoft Ireland Imagine Cup Finalist X2
  4. Hatchery Scholarship For Innovation
  5. Abbott Award For Network Code
  6. The Most Technically Innovative Award CIT
  7. Bt Young Scientist Award: Maths and Algorithms
  8. Bt Young Scientist Award: Technology 2nd Place
  9. Sci-Fest Award: For Programming
  10. Sci-Fest Awards X4
  11. HEANet Special Award For Network and Scaling code
  12. Avaya Communications Special Award
  13. Junior Spiders Awards: All Ireland Title
  14. Junior Spider Awards: Best Application
  15. Teamwork Hackathon 2015: Runner Up
  16. Young Social Innovators All Ireland Title
  17. Project Cover Grant winner
  18. Google Scholarship Awards
  19. Lightening Talk Smackdown Winner
  20. 1 of 5 students to go to a private Google open day
  21. Overall Best Poster 2016 - Department of Computing Cork Institute of Technology
  22. Best Overall Final Year Project & Best Use of Open Source Tools - Department of Computing Cork Institute of Technology
  23. Everyday Excellence Award -
  24. Scholar Award for finishing top in my year with a G.P.A of 3.9
  25. Above and Beyond the Call of Duty -
  26. Above and Beyond the Call of Duty (Novemeber 2016) -
  27. Above and Beyond the Call of Duty (Decemeber 2016) -
  28. Everyday Excellence Award (Decemeber 2016) -

Plus several other scholastic achievements.
I’ve been offered interviews with the likes of Google, Yahoo and other significant companies in the past.

Fun fact

This site reaches 100% on lighthouse. Built with these langues plus a few others.


Want me to work for your team or even just to chat? Send an email to and I’ll get back to you.