NMK MMO conference

The page for NMKs’ My So-called 2nd Life conference just got updated, so I can confirm that I’ll be speaking. Hurrah. Also presenting are Justin Bovington – CEO, Rivers Run Red Esther MacCallum-Stewart – Researcher, University of Sussex Gauti Sigthorsson – Lecturer in Media, University of Greenwich Michael Smith – CEO, Mind Candy (makers of […]

RailsConf Europe, day 2

Jim Weirich (author of ‘rake’, among other things), presented on tips to avoid being a Leeroy Jenkins in the Rails community. He gave some very helpful, concrete examples of things to avoid when modifying or adding behaviour in other people’s classes. Next was the much anticipated presentation by ‘why the lucky stiff‘, author of Try […]

RailsConf Europe

I’m off to RailsConf Europe later. Registration and the first session is tomorrow morning, but tonight the participants have been invited to attend Pizza on Rails, a social with pizza and beer. I’ll be taking my laptop, a camera, some business cards, and a Moleskine notebook. Looking forward to taking plenty of notes and photos.