Contributing to open source is great for your career. In a few short hours, you can learn, teach, promote your skills, and improve the quality of the community. In this unique workshop, we will show you how, by doing it.
* where by "them" I mean "important social and community problems" and "energy legs" I mean "l337 haX0r skillz." Software developers have enormous leverage; everything runs on code these days. There is no part of life where our skills cannot make a difference. And a scalable difference at t…
The nature of application development has swung away from large, tightly integrated (some might say “coupled”) behemoths into loose collections of highly-granular functionality. This is true both within an application, through tools like Ruby’s metaprogramming facilities and flexible typing,…