Who is José Valim? @josevalim An open source developer, a speaker, a musician and an entrepreneur. I’m co-founder and lead developer at Plataforma Tecnologia – a development and consultancy company focused on Ruby and Rails, based in Brazil – and a Rails Core Team member. I am happily living in Kraków with my wife!
Who is Jeffrey Way? I’m a web developer who has a small (okay, large) case of OCD. Overall, if you do know me, you probably know me as either the Editor of the popular web development tutorial site, Nettuts+, or as the manager of a code marketplace, called CodeCanyon, where we sell scripts, components, premium [...]
Who is Justin Palmer? I’m a proud Father, a wonderful husband (my wife might be reluctant to confirm this), Trail Blazers fan, amateur Southern cook, and I do both programming and design. I helped cofound ActiveReload, the company that went on to produce Lighthouse, Warehouse and Mephisto. Today you can find me at ENTP where [...]
Who is Pete Brown? I’m a father of two, woodworker, railfan, author, Commodore C64 fan, and a Community Program Manager at Microsoft. In my role at Microsoft, I work on Scott Hanselman’s team with a focus on the WPF, Silverlight, Windows Phone 7, Windows, and other “code on the client” developer communities. I try to [...]
Who is Alex Hillman? I’m the co-founder of IndyHall and a social technology and community developer living in Sunny Philadelphia. I like technology, how people interact with it, and how it helps them interact with each other. I’m also consulting with one of the city’s best advertising firms, Red Tettemer, working to build and tune [...]
Who is Sergio Bossa? I’m a software developer, sometimes hands-on architect too, with a true passion for clean, elegant and efficient code and architectures, who likes being constantly challenged, learn new things and share them with peers. That’s probably the reason that I love open source (and open communities) so much: open source is the [...]
Who’s Jens Meiert? I’m a web developer and information designer working for Google in California. I’m also a (rather less than more active) contributor to standards like HTML, CSS, and WCAG. I write and review for O’Reilly. And when I don’t do all that I try to do something useful and publish random professional stuff [...]
Who is Remy Sharp? Developer first and foremost, but I’ve also been seen to speak at conferences, write and contribute to books, and run my own conference. I’ve been writing code from an early age, my dad plonking me in front of a spectrum magazine listing for Star Wars. Hours of little finger typing culminating [...]