Who is Mads Hartmann Jensen? I’m a 21 year old student at the IT university of Copenhagen (ITU) where I’m currently getting my Bachelors degree in Software Development. I work as a front-end developer at Robocat and a software developer at 41Concepts where I work on a commercial Lift based web application.
Who is Xavier Shay? I make computers do wonderful things, swing dance, enjoy exercise, rock climb, live vegan, and I teach others how to do the same. I am in my mid-twenties and live in Melbourne, Australia. I write a personal development blog with my brother at http://two-shay.com I write about code at http://rhnh.net
Who is Dave Fayram? I’m a long time programming hobbyist who just happens to get paid for his work. Unlike some developers that are in it for the challenge of building big systems, I’m in it for the challenge of learning new things. In particular, I’m a total language nerd. Actually, I’m a total nerd [...]
Who is Mathias Meyer? A dabbler, a generalist, a jack of all trades, a master of none, a verbose tweeter the Switzerland of NoSQL, but most importantly, he’s working at a small company called Peritor in Berlin, Germany, where he makes the clouds and infrastructure do his bidding, spending most of his time working on [...]
Who is Sean Cribbs? I’m a developer and music geek. I maintained and directed Radiant CMS for just over two years, and I’m currently the author and maintainer of Ripple, a collection of gems that help you connect your Rails 3 applications to Riak, a distributed key-value store product that is made by my employer, [...]
Who is Tony Arcieri? Who am I? There’s not really one distinct subculture I fit into. I’m something of a goth hippie nerd. While musically I tend to be the exact opposite of a hipster, getting into bands long after they’re popular. But technologically I’m a total hipster, always looking for the latest trends and [...]
Who is Peter Cooper? If anyone official asks, I’m a software developer, but in reality I’m a publisher and author who now only does a little software development on the side. I’m not particularly well known for any one thing but have a lot of different projects going at the same time. I’m the editor [...]
Who is Paul Dix? I’m the author of Service Oriented Design with Ruby and Rails, a VP at a financial data startup in NYC called Benchmark Solutions, the organizer of the NYC Machine Learning meetup, and the author of several Ruby gems including Typhoeus and Feedzirra. My programming interests generally fall into one of two [...]
Who is Nathan Weizenbaum? I’m a coder from Seattle. I recently graduated from the University of Washington with B.A.s in Computer Science and Philosophy; now I’m working at Google Seattle on offline Gmail. I’ve worked on Haml since late 2006 and Sass since it was created in 2007. I’ve been the lead developer for both [...]
Who is Ilya Grigorik? I am a tinkerer, an entrepreneur, a software developer and a blogger – roughly in that order. I am currently the founder and CTO of PostRank (postrank.com), which is where all of the above job descriptions, as well as many others, come to occupy all of my time. Formally, I have [...]
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!