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RT @tedxphoenix: Nice! We just learned that a couple of local Ruby developers worked on E.O. Wilson's 2007 TED Wish. Encyclopedia of Life - http://eol.org/

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RT @tedxphoenix: Nice! We just learned that a couple of local Ruby developers worked on E.O. Wilson's 2007 TED Wish. Encyclopedia of Life - http://eol.org/

Bolstering our infrastructure

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Last night, the world tuned in to Twitter to share the election results as U.S. voters chose a president and settled many other campaigns. Throughout the day, people sent more than 31 million election-related Tweets (which contained certain key terms and relevant hashtags). And as results rolled in, we tracked...
Bolstering our infrastructure
Exceptional Software finds success in errors

An Android Side Project

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Shared by Bud This is kind of exciting, the idea of being able to write Android apps in Python and Ruby. That would really open up the flood gates. I want to be able to write apps for my phone in in something other than the Java language; for example...
An Android Side Project

Koding (Gradually) Opens Its Social, In-Browser Development Tools To Everyone

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Koding, the startup that helps developers code and collaborate from their web browser, is leaving private beta today. The company isn’t exactly throwing the doors open. It’s more like … nudging? To gradually increase the load on its servers, Koding isn’t available to everyone yet. Instead, it’s giving members three...
Koding (Gradually) Opens Its Social, In-Browser Development Tools To Everyone
Rumor Roundup: Apple Aggressively Recruits Ruby Developers, Jake Lodwick's Office Ball Pool, David Karp Grows Up

Heroku loses a star as CEO and Salesforce EVP Sebastian resigns

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Byron Sebastian, the former Heroku CEO who most recently served as executive vice president of platforms for parent company Salesforce.com, has left the company, a source close to the situation has confirmed. If Sebastian’s LinkedIn profile is an accurate indicator, he’s currently farming olives. Sebastian joined popular platform-as-a-service startup Heroku...
Heroku loses a star as CEO and Salesforce EVP Sebastian resigns

Out by the pool at my Woodside house with Dan Ruby and my mom. http://r2.ly/yjyr

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Out by the pool at my Woodside house with Dan Ruby and my mom. http://r2.ly/yjyr
Dropzone is $2 today

OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch

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So we rolled our own. matewatch simply checks what TextMate documents you’re editing and records the intervals of time that those documents are frontmost in TextMate. (Link: OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch)...
OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch

Ruby Gamebox – A game template for building and distributing Rubygame apps

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A game template for building and distributing Rubygame games. See docs/getting_started.rdoc for help getting starte (Link: Ruby Gamebox – A game template for building and distributing Rubygame apps)...
Ruby Gamebox – A game template for building and distributing Rubygame apps

Codecademy expands to server side with new Python courses

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New York-based Codecademy is taking a walk over to the server side. The programming education startup, which last month announced a $10 million round of funding, today said that it is expanding to support server-side languages, the first of which will be Python. “It’s been a pretty serious engineering effort...
Codecademy expands to server side with new Python courses

AssistiveWare talks autism apps, price challenges and iOS versus Android

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'Our main objective is to create products for people that really make a difference in their life,' says David NiemeijerAccording to the UK's National Autistic Society, there may be more than 500k people in the UK with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including around 134k children - defined as under-18s.Those are...
AssistiveWare talks autism apps, price challenges and iOS versus Android

XSS Vulnerabilities, Raw SQL Top List of Common Programming Errors

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No programmer is perfect, but some mistakes are more dangerous than others. While some mistakes might just slow down your site, others can open up vulnerabilities that expose your code, your database and even your users to all manner of attack. To help you identify the more serious errors common...
XSS Vulnerabilities, Raw SQL Top List of Common Programming Errors

Hey devs, need some hand holding? Heroku adds premium consulting services for you

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You need help scoping out a new architecture for an application? Or maybe some for-real 24 X 7 support for that application once it’s built? Now Heroku is offering a premium tier of paid services you can tap into, provided you build and host that application on Heroku’s Platform as...
Hey devs, need some hand holding? Heroku adds premium consulting services for you

Cityville 2, TripAdvisor, Pet Rescue Saga, Call of Duty and more on this week's top 20 Facebook apps growing by MAU

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CityVille 2 jumped to the No. 1 spot on our list of top Facebook apps growing by monthly active users this week with 1,575 percent gain as Zynga seems to have turned on full marketing efforts for the game. The developer’s Ruby Blast Adventures came in at No. 3, Texas HoldEm Poker was No. 9, and Words...
Cityville 2, TripAdvisor, Pet Rescue Saga, Call of Duty and more on this week's top 20 Facebook apps growing by MAU

Take your cute pills: Apple kitteh is a furry little Mac fan

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Filed under: Humor, Odds and ends, MacBook It's Sunday, a time for reflection, reading the Sunday comics, and looking at pictures of cute kittehs! TUAW Reader Brian sent us a link to one of his favorite sites, The Daily Kitten. On March 6th, the kitten of the day was a...
Take your cute pills: Apple kitteh is a furry little Mac fan

Warden Introduction – a Ruby Rack authentication framework

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A introductory talk about Warden, a Ruby Rack authentication framework, to the Melbourne Ruby Users Group (Link: Warden Introduction – a Ruby Rack authentication framework)...
Warden Introduction – a Ruby Rack authentication framework

Inside Programr: The site that lets you learn to code by actually building apps

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Great things tend to happen whenever technology meets education. Such is the case with startups like P2PU, Codecademy, Udemy, Khan Academy, Skillshare and many more initiatives, where the traditional learning process has been turned on its head. When it comes to learning how to code, options like these exist to bring...
Inside Programr: The site that lets you learn to code by actually building apps

This mailing list lets you know if you suck at coding

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Are you awful at coding? Or do you have the chops to make certain Harvard drop-outs wish they never learned PHP in the first place? Regardless of your specialty and preferences in programming world, be it PHP, Ruby, C, C++, Python or anything else, one mailing list has been created...
This mailing list lets you know if you suck at coding
Live From The Y Combinator Demo Day

ruby sparql-client at master – GitHub

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This is a pure-Ruby implementation of a SPARQL client for RDF.rb. http://github.com/bendiken/sparql-client (Link: ruby sparql-client at master – GitHub)...
ruby sparql-client at master – GitHub

avdi created branch master at avdi/refactoring-in-ruby

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avdi created branch master at avdi/refactoring-in-ruby

Ex-Zynga Manager Lo Toney Appointed CEO of Khosla's LearnStreet

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Laurence “Lo” Toney has been named CEO of LearnStreet, the Palo Alto-based startup that’s helping aspiring computer scientists to learn how to code online. Toney is one of the many Zynga employees who have left the games company over the past few months. In October, he stepped down after working...
Ex-Zynga Manager Lo Toney Appointed CEO of Khosla's LearnStreet

ruby-httpclient - Project Hosting on Google Code

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ruby-httpclient - Project Hosting on Google Code

Samsung Galaxy Note II gets pretty in pink, makes Hello Kitty proud

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To say that we've covered many, many rosey devices around here still wouldn't do the statement justice, so don't mind our slight excitement after seeing the Galaxy Note II show up wearing a very pink outfit on Samsung's Taiwanese site. Clearly, the phone tablet slab looks to follow in...
Samsung Galaxy Note II gets pretty in pink, makes Hello Kitty proud
These Are The Highest-Rated Facebook Games Of 2012 (FB)

Making sure @leaveit2beej's cat, Ruby, is doing ok sans Beej this week. : ) (@ Chez Beej) http://4sq.com/9IUDaj

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Making sure @leaveit2beej's cat, Ruby, is doing ok sans Beej this week. : ) (@ Chez Beej) http://4sq.com/9IUDaj

avdi pushed to master at avdi/refactoring-in-ruby

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avdi pushed to master at avdi/refactoring-in-ruby

Google Analytics API with Ruby and Garb: Making it Even Easier

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Google Analytics API with Ruby and Garb: Making it Even Easier
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?