19 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

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Shaun

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 5 months ago.
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Over 17,000,000 people around the world have used Basecamp to help them make awesome stuff. They've written books, renovated kitchens, built science fair projects, manufactured bicycles , planted gardens, edited magazines, designed web sites , created new brands, and walked to the south pole .

We want to see the awesome stuff that Basecamp helped YOU make, and we want to share it with the world by featuring your projects on our new site, launching in 2014.

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 5 months ago.
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I just wanted to write a quick follow-up to Jamie's post about his awesome design for the cover of Remote.

His design lent itself so wonderfully to adding motion. I created a few different animations for the Remote video based on the cover and the design is so clear and visually interesting it almost animates itself.

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By scottswigart of How Software is Built 4 years ago.
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DotNetNuke is an extremely successful open source project that targets the

Windows platform and .NET Framework. In this interview, we talk with Shaun

Walker about bringing DotNetNuke forward from its humble beginnings as a .NET

sample project, to the premier open source content management system for

Windows.

The beginnings of DotNetNuke and engaging with Microsoft on open source

Open source development paradigms interacting with proprietary software

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 6 months ago.
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We talk a lot about working remotely. Over 70% of our employees work remotely. They work out of homes, coffee shops, and co-working spaces. They play music, garden, and spend time with their families. We dig working remotely so much we wrote a book about it.

Meet some of the fantastic people who make working remotely for 37signals such a success.

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 7 months ago.
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One of our favorite customers has been using Basecamp to keep track of conversations with friends and family as well as running a successful small business. Now he's decided to make the project public.

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 11 months ago.
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I've been working on some video tests with the iPhone and I needed to mount it on tripod for some steadier shots. Some folks in the office had good things to say about the Glif from Studio Neat, but the only one we had lying around didn't fit my phone and sat kinda goofy on our tripod plate. So, I did something I wouldn't have imagined possible a few years ago. I printed a new one.

We got a 3D printer in the office a few months ago. So far it's been used to make …

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise 1 year ago.
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Adrian came by the 37signals office a few weeks ago to give a talk about his latest project, Soundslice.

Check it out over here and if you dig it, show Adrian some love and leave him a tip.

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By Mig Reyes of Signal vs. Noise 1 year ago.
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…They've long needed a home. The Help site has been a great place for us to not only showcase Shaun's videos, but house information about real live example projects , Basecamp classes , and 3rd-party integrations as well.

Our support team has been doing a great job for years. We're proud to have some of the fastest response times in the business. And now, we're proud of the extra-helpful all new Basecamp Help site . Dig …

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By 37signals of Signal vs. Noise over 1 year ago.
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37signals designers Jamie, Mig, Jonas, John, and Shaun are also taking the class). One student, not in our class, came over from Hong Kong.

My classmates also come from a variety of backgrounds. Some are designers with no programming experience. Others are programmers who work in languages other than Ruby. There's also a lawyer and a couple Chicago Public School teachers, too. There's a good 30 year age range spread as well. It's a diverse and dedicated group. They're …

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By Shaun of Signal vs. Noise over 1 year ago.
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We've been working on putting together some feature introductions and I thought I'd share what goes into making one.

I like to start off without a script and just start recording some screen capture with voiceover. This is edited together into a rough version of what the story will eventually be.

New Feature test - Rough Cut 1 from 37signals on Vimeo .

Feedback: The design on the blackboard can be more clear. It also takes too long to get into why someone would use this.

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