For 37signals, the main advantage of a remote workforce is the ability to attract and hire the best people, no matter where they live. But for me, remote work is a major employment benefit. More than a 401k, more than a health care plan — the fact I no longer have to save up vacation time to take one or two short trips a year is huge. I don't have to wait until someone …
The British Ruby Conference is in, England in March 2013 with lots of lovely speakers (and I'll be there!) and for this month only will be giving 15% of ticket sales to the cause. Come join in the fun.
The folks behind, the Ruby development toolkit for iOS devices, are now offering official RubyMotion training to groups of 15 or more.
…, (and many more!) will be in , England in March 2013. Join us by grabbing a ticket now.
JRuby 1.7.0 2 Released
101 Things You 't Ruby Could Do
just gave a talk at the Aloha Ruby Conference covering a bundle of random tricks you can do with Ruby. Here's the slidedeck.
Sidekiq Pro: A , Supported of Sidekiq
Kamstra's and England's discussion closes with this chart showing the performance improvements that their Toolbox optimizations made when using Visual Studio with their set of benchmark WinFoms-, WebForms- and WPF/XAML-based solutions:
Load Solution with Toolbox and Designer Open
Load Solution with Toolbox Open
Open Designer with Toolbox Open
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…often reminds me of an abstract hunting ground where the same people who would go on foxhunts in England instead hunt down great ideas to ruin .
There are parts of Silicon Valley where what's happening matters a great deal less than what the powerful and well-connected imagine will happen. How else do you explain the remarkable contrast you see when you compare Apple's sanguine indifference to "losing the PC battle" 20 years ago vs. Google's embarrassing …
…handsome chap. The cherry on top is that he's a great communicator and teacher. He comes from England to Toronto via Guatemala, joined by a wonderful partner, a beautiful daughter, and a fine dog. From an early start in coding BASIC on the BBC Micro at age 5 [10 PRINT " Matthew smells"\n20 GOTO 10] and writing games on the venerable Commodore Amiga he took that fateful detour through a Philosophy degree before getting back onto the technology train, working at Cambridge University…
Saturday, January 14 -, England
Sunday, January 15 - London, England
The LeanCamp Unconference
Topics will be focused on current challenges of the Leancamp participants. Early bird tickets are sold out, but more tickets will be released on Saturday, January 7. …
Aof Panem - I tried to be as accurate as possible!
District 13 WOULD be inEngland.
reconsider the midwest. no way 9 is that small and easterkt, and 12 needs to be more northern to make the climate work.
I have never had much interest to going to places like theor or or England.
If I'm going to live abroad, I'd much rather live in a place where I'm seeing a radically different way of living as opposed to a place with bigger glasses of beer and more red hair.