Lightning-ish Tech Talks

Short, accessible talks on open source topics, both technical and otherwise. Talks are aimed at beginners. Everyone is welcome! 

You do not have to be a Matchbox member to attend!

Talk topics (subject to change)

• Dart

• Puppet

• Selenium

• Python scripting

Please leave a comment if you have subjects you'd like to learn more about, or even if you have subjects you'd like to talk about.

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  • Broc S.

    Thanks Ed and company for organizing this event, and for hosting at MatchBOX. (a *very* nice space, BTW.) We had good attendance, and I look forward to future events.

    The Dart slides and code examples are all on github here: https://github.com/bseib/LightningishDart

    (Ping me if you want a snapshot zipfile of these Ed.)

    April 26, 2014

  • Karen D.

    Great job by all three presenters! I'm not an "advanced" programmer/network guru/anything - and these were all understandable, and engaging presentations. I really did enjoy all three of them.

    April 26, 2014

  • Jonathan P.

    I am very interested in Puppet, so I hope that is a go for Saturday.

    April 21, 2014

  • Dave J.

    Beyond Broc and Dart, we're looking at talks on Puppet and Selenium, plus another one I heard about, something about using Python in soil research or something?

    April 17, 2014

  • Michael M.

    Do you need to be a MatchBOX member to get in? I got the impression that was how it works

    April 9, 2014

    • Ed F.

      No, you do not have to be a Matchbox member. You will be a guest of me, though, so try not to spill booze everywhere or something 8)

      2 · April 9, 2014

  • Broc S.

    Subject idea: Anyone interested in hearing about Google's Dart language sometime?

    April 8, 2014

    • Broc S.

      I can organize a short talk. Let me know a target date to prepare for.

      April 9, 2014

    • Ed F.

      April 26, as above 8D

      April 9, 2014

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