I started last Sunday in Tampa, flew back to Toronto, where I hung out at the airport for about four hours until I caught another flight for Calgary.
While the Tampa trip (which took place the previous week) was about seeing the Special Lady (and getting work done remotely during the day), the Calgary trip was all about business. I was there to do an assessment of the current mobile device setup for an energy company, which involved going there, doing a series of 15 or so hour-long interviews …
TWG is an software company based in Toronto. We design, build and maintain web and mobile applications for a growing list of happy clients. We also incubate startup companies and host events for our community. Our mission is to be the best software company in the world to learn, work, and grow at.
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Summary of the Role
Reporting to the Senior Tech Lead and Senior Project Manager of TWG, the Web Developer will work individually or with a team to plan, create and test well-structured, reusable code with a variety of environments using multiple platforms. The role requires a strong attention to details, exceptional technical communication skills and an ability to work independently within a highly fluid, client-oriented technology company. …
…at Toronto-based Unspace , the local heroes behind such get-togethers as Toronto's , RubyFringe , FutureRuby and Throne of .js is "Is there a better way to do this?" Their quest for better ways to do things extends to finding better development tools, which led to their early adoption of , and more recently, frameworks (hence their Throne of .js conference last summer). Having been to several …
…with Discourse over the Victoria Day long weekend here in Toronto, and we're so happy to reveal that we have Yehuda Katz within our ranks to help us convert our love affair with to the Toronto developer community at large over a two-day training and mentoring seminar.
While we're working hard to ensure that the application we'll be building in the workshop segments can be carried through the whole weekend, the course-load is separated into stand-alone …
…will be held at the Eventbright page .offices at 35 Golden Avenue, Suite 105, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2J5. Directions along with the day's complete agenda and registration details are on our
We hope you'll join us and invite your friends and colleagues !
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…, , are getting a lot of coverage.
Special thanks to FreshBooks who kindly agreed to host this event at their office.
Event is FREE but space is limited, so reserve your space by registering now!
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I went to a coffee shop in Toronto and asked the barista about their favorite coffee, which I commonly do when I'm presented with a lot of choices I haven't tried before. I ended up with a rather dark Sumatran brew from the Clover, one of the greatest technical coffee inventions of all time, sadly they were bought by Starbucks, and it was a bit too dark for my taste.
As a courtesy, she offered me to get another brew, on the house of course. She took charge of her recommendation …
…and I'm looking for the next thing to work on. Since my family is in Toronto and I have an apartment (mortgage) here, I'm not looking to relocate and currently looking for something remote (I have 7+ years of remote work experience) or local in Toronto.
(Hey, San Francisco, where's yours!? :-) )
The idea is simple: get any local developer(s) of any language or framework to come together once or twice a month to pair program (or solo program if they choose) on any project they want. Bring your laptop and a project, or just show up and pair with some one on theirs. This gets developers a chance to work on side projects (or work or open source projects if they …