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Mobile Monday in Two Weeks - Hey guys, Heads up! Mobile Monday is usually on the first Monday of the month but they're pushing it back a week because of the long weekend: Tony G. Mar 31, 2015 6:31 PM
FreshWater Creative looking for Web Developer - Hey Pixels,  The crew over at FreshWater Creative are looking for a Web Developer to join their team. Check out the details on LinkedIn: Kurt A. Mar 30, 2015 1:44 PM
The Connected Car - Hi Everyone, It was great meeting a bunch Michael Mar 25, 2015 11:02 AM
Patio is Open! - Hey kids, The weather is beautiful so we're opening the patio for Pixels tonight . The rep from the City will be saying a few words about their upcoming Tony G. Mar 19, 2015 5:29 PM
Ladies Learning Code: Python for Beginners - Hey kids, The wonderful ladies behind the Chic Geek are hosting another LLC workshop: Tony G. Mar 11, 2015 10:30 AM
Web Designer - Full Time Position - UPDATE: On behalf of my company I am posting a full time position for a Web Designer. For full details go to LinkedIn, search for Proceed Solutions - Web Designer Agata S. Mar 6, 2015 4:42 PM
Job Offer Posting - Web Designer - Everyone, on behalf of my company I am posting a Job Offer for a Web Designer. Please apply with references and/or your portfolio in order to help the review process. Thank you. Agata S. Mar 6, 2015 3:28 PM
Game Critique Tonight - Hey kids, The Game Developers Meetup group is hosting a game critique tonight. They describe it as a "a book club but for game design" and this time t Tony G. Mar 5, 2015 2:13 PM
Graphic Designer Needed - Hey kids, ITG Investment Research is currently seeking a temporary contract graphic designer in their Calgary office for a one year term.  "In this role you will be responsible for th Tony G. Feb 27, 2015 4:03 PM
Freshbook Tickets Still Available - Hey guys, We still have spots left for the $20 Freshbooks workshop next week. Email me at [address removed] if you're interested. Tony G. Feb 20, 2015 3:13 PM
Next Thursday: Freshbooks for Contractors - Hey kids, You may remember me announcing Pixel Academy last month. I'll be hosting a Freshbooks workshop next week where we'll cover basic bookkeeping skills all contractors should have. Tony G. Feb 19, 2015 12:10 PM
Paired Coding Partner Needed - Hey kids, I need a coding partner (i.e. we share a screen and keyboard) for a 3-month part-time PHP project. You'll do most of the typing while I heckle you (constructively). We'll split the rate based on experien Tony G. Feb 17, 2015 5:09 PM
Canadian Open Data Experience - Hey guys, This one flew by my screen last week from Geoff Zakiab of the Data-for-Good meetup: ====================== Tony G. Feb 13, 2015 2:50 PM
OT: Casino Volunteers Needed - Squares, Apologies for the off-topic post but I have a weakness for coworkspaces. If Pixels ever incorporates as a not-for-profit, we'll probably live at CommWise (aka the Old Y Tony G. Feb 5, 2015 6:18 PM
HTML500: Calling All Devs! - Hey Squares, Thanks to all the nerds who donated towards the Pixels table at Saturday's HTML500 . We raised $115 and David and I will be volunteering to teach some Tony G. Jan 29, 2015 7:16 PM
Saturday: Wordpress for Beginners - Hey kids, Ladies Learning Code is hosting Wordpress  for Beginner Tony G. Jan 20, 2015 7:54 PM
Tonight: Passing the Hat for HTML500 - Hey guys, The HTML500 is asking for $160 plus two devs in order to become a teaching sponsor for their skills event at the end of the month.  Tony G. Jan 15, 2015 2:13 PM
Thursday: Game Developer Meetup - Hey kids, Remember the Game Developers  a few Pixels ago? Well, it looks like they'll be meeting again on the top floor of the Rose and Crown on Thursday (s Tony G. Jan 13, 2015 3:36 PM
HTML500 in Calgary - Hey kids, For those of you not up to speed, here's a 2-minute CBC clip about last year's HTML500 in Vancouver: Tony G. Jan 9, 2015 5:04 PM
Front End Web Developer and Technology Consultant - wrender Dec 23, 2014 1:27 PM
Global Game Jam 2015 - Hey guys, Some of you may remember the Game Developers group that met on the third floor of the Rose during our birthday. They've just announced their Globa Tony G. Dec 19, 2014 4:09 PM
Hiring a Senior .NET developer for a 6mo full-time contract - Hi, Please find the job description for a Senior .NET Developer.  We are building philanthropy technologies for the financial services industry.  Our clients include credit unions, private bankers and other tech companies that need ch Gena Dec 11, 2014 6:30 PM
Wanted: Top-Shelf Wordpress Plugin Developer - Hey kids, This is a closed submission for a permanent full-time salary position with a Ruby house located in the Beltline. Skill sets required: Killer experience with PHP. Tony G. Dec 9, 2014 12:12 PM
New Ember Javascript Meetup - Hey kids, Our very own Sean Goresht has co-founded (along with Richard Bezemer) a special interest group dedicated to the Ember javascript framework. Their first hang is on Wednesday: Tony G. Dec 4, 2014 1:33 PM
Back-End Generalist Needed - Pump Interactive - Hey Folks, My name is Andrew Browne. For those that don’t know, I was previously the VP Operations at Startup Calgary and am Andrew B. Dec 2, 2014 9:29 AM
Boozer Experience Next Week - Hey kids, Calgary UX's Boozer Experience is a similar format as Pixels but focused toward user experience practitioners. This will be a great opportunity to talk shop, share stories and learn how to enter the field of Tony G. Nov 25, 2014 3:28 PM
Cake! - Hey kids, Just in case you've had a brainfart, here's a last minute reminder about the birthday party tonight . On the menu: One ca Tony G. Nov 20, 2014 4:15 PM
OT: Gamer Sunday Birthday - Hey kids, Anyone interested in board games should check out the Gamer Sunday birthday party at Dickens this week: Gamer Sunday 3rd Bir Tony G. Nov 18, 2014 2:41 PM
UI/UX Developer Wanted - Hey kids, Melissa at Agile Recruiting is looking for candidates for the following position: ==============================­=== UX/UI Developer   Perm role Tony G. Nov 18, 2014 1:57 PM
JS/Canvas Developer Wanted - Hey guys, There's a local startup looking for an expert at front-end web development and JavaScript (including extensive canvas work - charting, etc.). Interested Squares can email Chris Stale Tony G. Nov 18, 2014 1:41 PM
Podcast Meetup Group - Hey kids, Some colleagues and I are looking to boot up a new podcast group in Calgary. We've just got one meetup planned for next week to gauge interest: Tony G. Nov 14, 2014 1:52 PM
Our Birthday - Hey Squares, Do you know what the best part about Thursday is? The next morning is Friday and not Wednesday. Pixels Birthday Party Tony G. Nov 6, 2014 5:39 PM
Open Data event - November 13 - Hi all, Wanted to let everyone know about an upcoming event: Open data: Saving money Aaron K. Oct 31, 2014 1:06 PM
National Teens Learning Code Day - Hey guys, The Chic Gee Tony G. Oct 31, 2014 12:21 PM
Behance Portfolio Review - Hey kids, Good friend and long time member Brett Gilmour is hosting his annual Behance Portfolio Review night next week: Tony G. Oct 30, 2014 2:22 PM
Tonight: Data Quality Tips and Techniques - Hey guys, Data for Good is hosting a data quality session with Mark van der Linden tonight (Thurs) at Social Venture Partners (Assembly Coworking Space): Tony G. Oct 30, 2014 1:46 PM
Launch Party: 10% Off - Hey kids, Friday is the deadline for Startup Launch Party early bird tickets ($40 vs $50). Use the "pixels10" promo code to get an additional 10% off by Friday. Promo Code : pixels Tony G. Oct 28, 2014 1:28 PM
DemoCamp Tonight - Hey guys, Don't forget DemoCamp is tonight!  DemoCamp Calgary #28 Tonight (Wednesday) @ 6:30pm Tony G. Oct 22, 2014 2:19 PM
Ruby Dev Needed - Hey kids, My friend Ziko is looking for a Ruby ion Wheels dev: ====================== These totally awesome peeps at OEX (Oilfield Exchange), an oil & gas tech startup, are on t Tony G. Oct 21, 2014 4:52 PM
Bob Ross Painting Party Tonight - Hey kids, So sorry for the short notice but any artsy farts in the crowd might be into the Bob Ross Painting Party tonight at Dickens: Tony G. Oct 20, 2014 4:07 PM
Startup Weekend EDU is today - Hey friends, Startup Weekend EDU starts today at 4pm at SAIT. Join us to help shape the future of education! Come pitch your wildest ideas, fi Lloyed L. Oct 17, 2014 10:37 AM
OT: Storage Space Needed - Hey guys, Sorry for the off-topic post. This is a message from my super awesome, crazy hard-core step-mom, Claire Scott : ==================== Tony G. Oct 10, 2014 12:24 PM
PHP for Wordpress - Hey nerdettes and nerds, Chic Geek is hosting PHP for Wordpress later this month. It will be a good fit for any beginners in the group who are working on their marketable skills. Tony G. Oct 8, 2014 5:38 PM
Call for Demos - Hey kids, DemoCamp is happening in 2 weeks! The organizers still have a couple spots open if you have any software projects you want to show off to the masses. Tony G. Oct 7, 2014 1:29 PM
Our Final Tuesday - Hey kids, In case you haven't been up on local gossip, Pixels and Pints will be moving to 3rd Thursdays starting in November. Our last Tuesday meetup is next week: Tony G. Oct 7, 2014 9:05 AM
Thursday: Nerd Nite 3 - Hey guys, Did you know Nerd Night now has a Calgary Chapter? Neither did I! Nerd Night 3 Thursday Oct Tony G. Oct 6, 2014 12:04 PM
Friday Deadlines for Startup Launch Party - Hey Squares, Some Startup Calgary Launch Party deadlines you might be interested in: Ending this Friday (Oct 3rd) Tony G. Oct 2, 2014 2:11 PM
Tonight: Speak Geek 3 - Hey kids, Got anything going tonight? No!?! Well, you should check out Speak Geek tonight at The Commons. Speak Tony G. Sep 30, 2014 1:14 PM
Monday: HackerNest Tech Social - Hey Squares, They had me at free beer. HackerNest Tech Social Monday @ 7pm Accelerator YYC - 1212 9t Tony G. Sep 26, 2014 5:36 PM
C++ Programmer Wanted - Normal 0 Damon J. Sep 23, 2014 6:30 PM
YYC.js: Testing Your Javascript - Hey kids, Tomorrow will be the javascript edition of Hack Nights at Assembly. The topic: testing your apps. JavaScript all the tests! Tony G. Sep 15, 2014 2:54 PM
Call for talent (PHP developer) - I'm looking to hire my replacement! I've loved this job every day for the last 2.5 years, but it's time to roll so... Intermediate LAMP stack developer wanted to fill a full time position to maintain a mature web application and develop a completely Mike B. Sep 11, 2014 4:14 PM
Wordpress Hack Night Tonight - Hey kids, Here's a friendly reminder that Startup Calgary hosts Hack Night every Tuesday at Assembly from 6pm-8pm. Tony G. Sep 9, 2014 2:51 PM
CAMP Next Week - Hey kids, A great crew is organizing CAMP on Monday and Tuesday. They're bringing in some heavy hitters to speak about creative technology, art and design.  I hear a lot of you are already si Tony G. Sep 5, 2014 1:53 PM
Pixels is Moving to Thursday - "What!?!", you say. Yes, the rumours are true: beginning January 2015 (maybe sooner) Pixels and Pints will no longer be on a Tuesday. The reasons are many but here are the top three: Tuesdays Tony G. Sep 4, 2014 5:56 PM
Startup Weekend: Solutions for your City Invite - Hey Folks, Andrew here from Startup Calgary.  I just wanted to pass along some info about the Startup Weekend event going down this weekend. Check out the details and promo code for all of you be Andrew B. Aug 20, 2014 6:32 AM
OT: Bingo Emergency - Hey kids, Sorry for the off-topic, last minute post. We need a volunteer for a Sled Island bingo fundraiser today at Grey Eagle Casino.  Perks are food, hours toward your volunteer Sled pass and an IOU from yo Tony G. Aug 17, 2014 10:28 AM
Wanted: Wordpress Developer - Hey kids, This is exciting! GOOD Company is looking for a WP dev: ========= Looking for WordPress developer for Tony G. Jul 8, 2014 2:08 PM
Volunteers for Tonight - Hey kids, I totally forgot we need help for tonight: 4 greeters 3 knob turners 16 bouncers. Maybe 20. Flag down me or Dave at the party if you'd like some kool-aid.  Tony G. Jul 8, 2014 1:31 PM
New Drink Special - Hey guys, The drink special for tonight has been changed to $5 Steamwhistle pints due to a supply problem. That's totally ok with me. We didn't pursue any sponsors this year but I'll h Tony G. Jul 8, 2014 11:12 AM
Stampede Party Details - Hey kids, Regarding our Stampede party tomorrow : Rose and Crown will have their beer gardens open outside but Pixels will be in its usual spot in the back r Tony G. Jul 7, 2014 4:08 PM
Busy Week for The Chic Geek! - Listen up kids, Bad News: If you haven't been to a Chic Geek event, this'll be your last chance for the summer. Good News: There are three to choose from and they're all happening this Tony G. Jun 24, 2014 12:07 PM
OT: Job Interview Seminar - Hey kids, This is a little off-topic but I figure some of you may be in need of job hunting skillz. I spoke at Corey's last seminar and he's got another coming up on Tuesday that's all about the job interview: Tony G. Jun 19, 2014 12:15 PM
Squarespace Experience Required - Hey kids, I need a nerd with some Squarespace experience. Your first job will be to tell us if the project is even possible. If so, it'll be a one-off project for a startup. Email us at Tony G. Jun 11, 2014 7:34 PM
Call For Talent - Hey kids, Tomorrow is the second Tuesday of the month and, as usual, we'll be talking rad shop at the Rose and Crown after work . Please have your submis Tony G. Jun 9, 2014 4:02 PM
Ladies Learning Ruby - Hey guys, The Chic Geek and Ladies Learning Code are hosting a full-day workshop on Ruby! L Tony G. Jun 9, 2014 1:15 PM
Dev Panelist Needed for WordCamp - Hey kids, We've still got a hole to fill in our lineup for WordCamp next week. The job: a panelist for our coders track that can speak on this topic: Tony G. Jun 5, 2014 3:46 PM
Devs Needed for Hacking Health Calgary - Hey guys, The cool kids at Startup Calgary and Innovate Calgary are hosting Hacking Health Calgary next weekend: Tony G. Jun 5, 2014 2:13 PM
WordCamp Speakers and Panelists - Hey kids, WordCamp 2014 is getting pretty close! Check out the WordCamp 2014 website for a freshly updated list of speakers and panelists. Calgary Wo Tony G. Jun 4, 2014 11:54 AM
Wanted: Digital Manager & Developer - Hey kids, This job op from leadnow.ca is floating through the interWebs: Digit Tony G. Jun 3, 2014 9:52 AM
OT: How to Network - Hey kids, This is a little off-topic and kind of on-topic in a meta sort of way. I'll be speaking tomorrow at the John Dutton about how to network for job seekers. I'll be sharing the story of how Pixels got start Tony G. May 26, 2014 9:25 AM
UE Done Right! - Hey Squares, It's that time of year again. The cool kids at Habanero are hosting their User Experience Done Right workshop in two weeks: UE Done Right Tony G. May 21, 2014 1:39 PM
BarcampYYC - Hey guys, The Startup Calgary Barcamp is this weekend and this is your last chance to get tickets. BarCampYYC 2014 Tony G. May 20, 2014 4:17 PM
40% WordCamp Discount - Hey Squares, Registration for the 2014 WordCamp are now open! Tickets are $25 but Pixels members get a $10 discount until Sunday, May 25th. Tony G. May 13, 2014 3:44 PM
WordCamp Volunteers - Hey kids, WordCamp 2014 will be Saturday, June 14 at SAIT. We've got a great mix of speakers, panels and activities planned AND there will be beer! As always, we'll need some fearless volu Tony G. May 9, 2014 4:53 PM
Marketing Workshop by Ilise Benun - Hey kids, A marketing workshop by Ilise Benun recently passed by my inbox that you might be interested in. Tony G. May 6, 2014 5:05 PM
Data For Good Data-thon - Hey kids, There's a new group of data specialists called Data For Good that popped up before Christmas and they're hosting a free datathon to help the Tony G. May 1, 2014 3:40 PM
Thursday: Boozer Experience - Hey Squares, Don't forget CalgaryUX is hosting Boozer Experience is this Thursday at National: Boozer Experience Tony G. Apr 29, 2014 12:45 PM
Chic Geek Events This Week - Hey guys, Those crazy kids at Chic Geek have a couple events this week that you might be interested in: Chic Geek Movie Night Tony G. Apr 21, 2014 5:21 PM
.NET/C#/VB Dev Needed - Hey kids, I am in need of a .NET/C#/VB dev for about 20 hours of bug fixing on an existing web app.  If you're available/interested, you can contact me directly at Tony G. Apr 17, 2014 3:31 PM
WordCamp Survey - Hey kids, I mentioned previously that Pixels will be Co-organizing the WordCamp this year in June. We've written up a quick survey to help us with direction: Tony G. Apr 16, 2014 12:06 PM
YYCJS meetup - NodeJS, like a boss - Hey Pixels. Just an FYI that next Tuesday, April 22nd YYCJS is taking over the Startup Calgary Hacknight at Assembly to talk about NodeJS. There will be two sessions. Number one will be a beginners overview of the technol David L. Apr 16, 2014 11:20 AM
DemoCamp Submissions - Hey kids, DemoCamp is beginning to ramp up for their next event and they are currently looking for submissions.  If you've got a killer app or project that you'd like to show off, I encou Tony G. Apr 14, 2014 3:42 PM
Boozer Experience Postponed - Hey guys, Here's a quick heads up that the Calgary UX Boozer Experience event I mentioned yesterday has been postponed until May 1st. Tony G. Apr 9, 2014 3:41 PM
Events This Week - Hey kids, It looks this is a busy week for events. Here are a few happening tomorrow and Thursday you might be interested in: Wednesday Tony G. Apr 8, 2014 2:42 PM
Patio Pints Today! - Hey kids, Did you know it's 12 degrees and raining in Vancouver? Did you also know the patio at the Rose and Crown will be open for Pixels today and that all the pints will taste like justice (even the bitter ones)? Tony G. Apr 8, 2014 12:26 PM
Announcing WordCamp 2014 - Hey guys, We'll be announcing some details of this year's WordCamp at Pixels tomorrow . I'll be co-organizing it this year along side Connor Turn Tony G. Apr 7, 2014 1:51 PM
Calgary UX Boozer Experience - Hey guys, Next week will be a big week for talking shop! Tuesday is, of course, the April Pixels and Pints but Calgary UX will also be hosting Boozer Experi Tony G. Apr 3, 2014 12:59 PM
ASP Developer Needed - Hello, We're currently looking for an ASP.NET developer with the following skill set: Required Skills: • Mitchell C. Apr 2, 2014 12:08 PM
Flash Designer Needed - Hi kids, Thomas Porostocky is in dire need of a Flash dev/designer who can add some click tag links to an swf file. It looks like a pretty easy job for someone with the right skills but time is of the essence.  Tony G. Mar 31, 2014 4:01 PM
Wordpress Development Opportunity - Hi fellow pixels, I have just received a call from my former employer's client, and they are looking for a Wordpress developer to customize a Google maps system. I'm too busy now to take on the project, but I figured a pixel may be up for Sean G. Mar 31, 2014 9:55 AM
Pixel Camp on Thursday - Hey kids, We've got our third Pixel Camp (note: the is a different Meetup group than Pixels and Pints) coming up next week if you're interested in Responsive Web Design: Tony G. Mar 28, 2014 11:40 AM
Decentralized Application Hackathon in Toronto - Hey all, This will be a bit more niche, but I'm currently in Toronto helping organize a Hackathon for the Bitcoin Expo -  http://bitcoinexpo.ca/ , which is in 2 weeks. Mitchell C. Mar 28, 2014 10:33 AM
Front End Developer - Hey guys, Kris over at Vogogo Inc is in the market for am HTML5/CSS3 developer: ============================ Tony G. Mar 25, 2014 4:56 PM
Positions at Chaordix - Hey kids, It looks like there are a few positions available at Chaordix at the moment: Senior Software Develop Tony G. Mar 21, 2014 12:36 PM
RE: [pxandpints] IT help needed... - Wendy A. Mar 17, 2014 5:33 PM
Re: [pxandpints] IT help needed... - I could help if your client was in Edmonton or I was in Calgary. On Mar 17,[masked]:53 PM, "Wendy Alessi" < [address removed] > wrote: Azadeh Mar 17, 2014 5:23 PM
IT help needed... - Wendy A. Mar 17, 2014 4:53 PM
RE: [pxandpints] re: web designer needed - Hi Kevin Wendy A. Mar 17, 2014 12:03 PM
re: web designer needed - HI I need a web designer/consultant to revamp my current website design. Please reply to [address removed] . Include your portfolio if you have one.  Thanks Kevin Mar 17, 2014 11:52 AM

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