Our headline speaker will be Ed Cooke, who is a memory grand master, author and co-founder of Memrise. He also trained to Joshua Foer to become U.S. Memory Champion, which was documented in the book Moonwalking with Einstein. You will not want to miss this one!
In addition, we have:
Jed Christiansen @jedc: Seed-DB: you mean there are 160+ programs like YC?
Peter Nash @pedronash : Introduction to native apps and CSS styling with nativeCSS
Mark Lomas: 3D Printing : Looking Beyond Cheap Plastic Stuff
Devin Hunt @hailpixel: Hack of the month: Custdev cards
The event will be compered by Sanderson Jones and accompanied by a huge pile of beer and pizza.
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