addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscontroller-playcrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupshelp-with-circleimageimagesinstagramFill 1light-bulblinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1ShapeoutlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonprintShapeShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruserwarningyahoo

Mailing List Archive

Subject Sender Date
Geeknight Tonight! - Hey y'all, Our monthly meetup will be tonight. The talk will be on React Native, and why you should consider it for your projects. Tonight's food will be from Super Chix (chicken sandwiches and various yummy sides) and should be arriving just b James T. Jun 7, 2017 10:32 AM
Lighting talk night in two days! - Hey there,   I just wanted to drop a line to remind you about our upcoming lightning talk night on Wednesday. We've got some pretty interesting talks scheduled already, including one about Docker Swarm, and my book review of what I've James T. Dec 5, 2016 4:22 PM
Cool Free Container Conference - Hey y'all! One of our members recently asked me to send out a quick notice about a free conference he's helping organize. The focus on the conference is on all things related to the burgeoning container ecosystem. It sounds super interesting, a James T. Aug 22, 2016 1:59 PM
Casting call for products: Data Visualization TV show taping in Dallas - Richard B. Jul 8, 2016 3:03 PM
Celebrate UX - Richard B. May 6, 2016 3:11 AM
New Meetup: Play Board Games - Announcing a new Meetup for Geeknight Dallas! What : Play Board Games When : Wednesday, December 2,[masked]:00 PM Where James T. Nov 18, 2015 12:32 PM
Dallas Tech Radar Event - Hey everyone, A slight correction! The event is actually next Thursday (the 13th). Sorry about the miscommunication! - James James T. Nov 5, 2014 3:01 PM
Dallas Tech Radar Event - Hey everyone, I thought you all might be interested in hearing about a free event we at ThoughtWorks will be hosting here in Dallas next Friday (the 14th). There will be food and drink along with a discussion about our latest Tech Radar. If James T. Nov 5, 2014 10:59 AM
Black Girls Code - Black Girls Code is coming to Dallas next month. ThoughtWorks and UTDallas are partnering with BGC to host an event at UTD. This event will be on Saturday, April 19th, 2014. Come join us! Here's the link to the event. Piyush S. Mar 11, 2014 1:39 PM
Meetup details changed: Open Source - Geeks coding on various projects - I've made changes to this series of repeating Meetups. For more details, check out our calendar . This Meetup repeats every 4 weeks on Wednesday. Where : Th Paul P. Dec 11, 2013 6:24 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Open Source - Geeks coding on various projects - We have moved this week's Geeknight to be on Tuesday, 15th October for Ada Lovelace Day. Please join us tomorrow as we celebrate women in technology who have inspired you. Piyush S. Oct 14, 2013 9:03 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Open Source - Geeks coding on various projects - Cancelling tonight's meetup. Will see y'all next week. Open Source - Geeks coding on various projects, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, September 25,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have fur Piyush S. Sep 25, 2013 8:58 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Cancelations of GeekNight. - Guys, We are going to start the Geeknight again. We'll host it every Wednesday 7-9 PM at the ThoughtWorks' Addisso Piyush S. Jun 25, 2013 3:45 PM
Cancelations of GeekNight. - At the ThoughtWorks office at least, we're unable to host the event for the foreseeable future.  Meetup.com's app reactivated the schedule, when we're tried to cancel it going forward before ...  sorry gang! Paul H. Jun 25, 2013 3:11 PM
Canceling Tomorrow Night's Geek Night - All: I have a conflicting ThoughtWorks meeting and Paul is out of town, so we are going to cancel tomorrow night's (2/20) Geek Night. We will see you next week!   Thanks, Andrew user 5. Feb 19, 2013 10:03 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Tonight's (1/16/2013) Geek Night Delayed Start - I'll be there too, at about 6:00 to let people in... Sent from my iPhone On Jan 16, 2013, at 3:26 PM, Andrew Dean < Paul H. Jan 16, 2013 5:10 PM
Tonight's (1/16/2013) Geek Night Delayed Start - All: Antonio will be there to host tonight's Geek Night, but he will be a little late. He thinks he will be there between 6:00 and 6:30. I apologize for the delay. Thank you, Andrew Dean user 5. Jan 16, 2013 3:25 PM
Meetup Cancelled: OpenSource - geeks coding on various projects - OpenSource - geeks coding on various projects (TW Geek Night) has been canceled for the rest of the year.  Happy Holidays!  See you in January! If you have further questions, you can email me through the user 5. Dec 19, 2012 10:34 AM
Meetup Cancelled: OpenSource - geeks coding on various projects - OpenSource - geeks coding on various projects, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, November 21,[masked]:30 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the user 5. Nov 19, 2012 2:39 PM
Performance Testing of Large-scale Systems- session - Preview not available user 1. Sep 4, 2012 8:31 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] I won't be there on Wednesday for MongoDB - Yes, that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Greg David Robinson <[address removed]> wrote: Greg H. Aug 14, 2012 4:56 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] I won't be there on Wednesday for MongoDB - I have installed Mongo and done Day 1. I thought I was going to be out of town but I will be at the meeting. Greg, you need som David R. Aug 14, 2012 4:49 PM
RE: [Geeknight-Dallas] I won't be there on Wednesday for MongoDB - I can do it if we don't have any other volunteers. Cheers, Greg "R. Jensen" <[address removed]> wrote: Greg H. Aug 13, 2012 8:35 PM
I won't be there on Wednesday for MongoDB - My wife had to go to San Jose to see her step-dad. She just called and said she'll be there all week so I have to beg off leading this week's discussion. Is someone willing to volunteer to do this? Thanks, Richard Jensen R. J. Aug 13, 2012 5:15 PM
Oops... - Sorry, the Manning Deal was Sunday's deal. (That's what I get for ignoring my email all weekend). Richard Jensen R. J. Aug 13, 2012 8:27 AM
Big Data at Manning - Today's deal of the day: (08/12) Redis in Action (MEAP) Get half off the MEAP eBook or MEAP pBook. Enter  dotd0812cc in the Promotional Code box when you check out at  manning. R. J. Aug 13, 2012 8:24 AM
"Candygram for Mr. Mongo!" - Due to my spectacular failure in advancing the HBase discussions this last week I'm attempting to redeem myself by doing the MongoDB days 1 and 2 next Wednesday (08/15/2012). That's right, we are skipping day 3 of HBase. I am hopeful th R. J. Aug 9, 2012 7:56 AM
DZone Refcard -- HBase - Synchronicity! The latest 'refcrdz' from dzone is about HBase! http://refcardz.dzone.com You need to have an account (free) to download refcardz. Richard Jensen R. J. Aug 8, 2012 9:38 AM
HBase in action... - Not from my efforts... Today's deal (August 8th, 2012) from Manning: Use the 'Deal of t R. J. Aug 8, 2012 9:35 AM
HBase...I'm still struggling - It seems whenever I try to set hbase.rootdir, hbase just doesn't work. I was following the quick start guide : By default, hbase.rootdir is set to /tmp/hbase-${ R. J. Aug 7, 2012 12:53 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] HBase setup -- which version? - homebrew was at version 0.94.0. Day 1 is pretty quick (assuming your hbase install goes smoothly), Day 2 is where it's at though. The authors have a script to pull about 8GB of Wikipedia data into an HBase instance! I loaded about 1GB before killing t Greg H. Aug 5, 2012 7:25 PM
HBase setup -- which version? - OK. I seem to be having some success with the hbase[masked] version. (See the discussion board -- I had some trouble with the latest stable[masked]) Everyone have their hbase instance installed? Richard Jensen R. J. Aug 5, 2012 2:06 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Seven Databases in Seven Weeks -- HBASE - I've successfully installed HBase on OS X [masked]). I used the homebrew package manager (http://mxcl.github.com/homebr­ew/) and simply ran: brew install hbase That installed everything, but doesn't start any services automatically. I added this to Greg H. Aug 4, 2012 6:10 PM
Seven Databases in Seven Weeks -- HBASE - OK, I've been volunteered (set up) to lead the discussion on 08/08/2012. Chapter 4 of the book--as much of days 1 and 2 as is practical. I'll be installing HBASE on an Ubuntu 12.04 system and will post information/challenges between now R. J. Aug 1, 2012 8:51 PM
1st Continuous Delivery Meetup Dallas - 1st Continuous Delivery Dallas Location: Connective Hub, 14228 Midway Road #104 Dallas,  TX Date: July 24th, 2012 Meetup event link: user 5. Jul 11, 2012 6:20 PM
03/07/2012: Come with your favorite topic... - Come and share a lightning talk on something open source... (Or just come and hear some interesting talks from others) Paul Hammant is going to wax eloquent about client side MVC (ala Angular). Greg Heartsfield is going to share R. J. Feb 29, 2012 9:06 PM
Arrrr! - No, it isn't Talk Like a Pirate Day (yet). This week James Newsom is going to bring some anonymized log data and (I believe) Greg Heartsfield is going to show us some R to process it. Richard Jensen R. J. Feb 28, 2012 8:00 AM
Any thoughts on the Farmer problem? - Last night we were talking about the ' Farmer' problem mentioned on Cedric Beust's blog. Greg managed to get a solution working in Haskell (appropriate as it was Haskell ni R. J. Feb 23, 2012 1:53 PM
Just a reminder...there is a discussion board for this meetup! - I've been occasionally posting items related to the "Seven Languages in Seven Weeks" stuff we're doing on the discussion board. Last night I said something about no one seems to read the message board. Apparently many people didn't know there is a boar R. J. Feb 16, 2012 3:28 PM
Next Dallas iPhone/iPad 3 Day Intensive iPhone/IPad IOS 5.0 Boot Camp March 23-25, 2012 - Some seats still available at Early Bird - Preview not available Jonathan Feb 9, 2012 10:12 AM
$72 for 72 hours of Open Source Goodness. Sleep Optional. - Forgive me for joining your group just to share this - but figured it might interest folks: We're putting on an all-volunteer conference in Garland next month on Open Source ColdFusion, Java, CouchDB, Git, jQuery, R Jason B. Jan 29, 2012 7:09 AM
Next Dallas iPhone/iPad 3 Day Intensive iPhone/IPad IOS 5.0 Boot Camp January 27-29, 2012 - Some seats still available at Early Bird - Preview not available Jonathan Jan 24, 2012 10:42 AM
Do we need a format change? - So, last night we had some new people show up while we were covering the Day 2 and 3 Ruby stuff. Once we got to the Intro/Day 1 for Io it seemed to be more accessible to them. Do we want to start off with the Day 1 for the next language R. J. Jan 19, 2012 4:09 PM
Next Dallas iPhone/iPad 3 Day Intensive iPhone/IPad IOS 5.0 Boot Camp January 27-29, 2012 - Some seats still available at Early Bird - Preview not available Jonathan Jan 18, 2012 11:45 AM
Getting started with the 'Seven Languages in Seven Weeks' book - Last night we decided we would make a small modification to the 'process'. Instead of doing the entire week on our own, we will go over the 'Day 1' content/self study portions on the first night. (So we did that for Ruby last night and will cov R. J. Jan 12, 2012 1:14 PM
Seven Languages in Seven Weeks (Windows resources) - Windows executables/zip files: [list] [*]Ruby: http://rubyforge.org/frs/downl­oad.php/75679/rubyinstaller-1.­8.7-p357.exe [*]Io: http://iobin.suspended-chord.i­nfo/win32/iobin-win32-current.­zip [*]Prolog: http://www.gprolog.org/s R. J. Jan 6, 2012 2:09 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Installing languages for Seven in Seven on OS X - If you don't have ruby installed, or if you see yourself doing any future development with Ruby, or want to play around with the latest version, I highly recommend considering rvm (Ruby Version Manager) to install Ruby. It's really easy to us Craig S. Jan 6, 2012 9:12 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Installing languages for Seven in Seven on OS X - FWIW, when I was using snow leopard, I managed to install ruby both from source and using mac ports. On Jan 6, 201 Brett L. S. Jan 6, 2012 8:16 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Installing languages for Seven in Seven on OS X - Hi All, Not sure if you all will have the same issue I had with Io install on OSX, but...for me - 1.  The brew install did not work on Snow Lep 2.   I followed the instructions to build Tom A. Jan 5, 2012 3:16 PM
Installing languages for Seven in Seven on OS X - I already had ruby 1.8.7 installed. There are homebrew recipes for all the other languages: brew install io brew install gnu-prolog brew install scala brew install erlang brew install cloju R. J. Jan 5, 2012 11:51 AM
Good start to a New Year! - Thanks to all who attended last night. We had several new people show up. We did discuss what to do next and decided to work through the Seven Languages i R. J. Jan 5, 2012 8:52 AM
2M x 2i - No, not a root in some quadratic equation: MMXII! It is here and we want to get off to a good start this new year. Come join us and help set the direction for our activities in 2012. Richard Jensen R. J. Jan 3, 2012 2:13 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Coming to the end of another calendar year-- - I was slammed last week and t Ean S. Dec 15, 2011 11:10 AM
Coming to the end of another calendar year-- - What would you like to see as activities for calendar year 2012. We already have a suggestion to watch an Erlang video after we finish the Haskell. Is there a particular open source project you want to contribute to? R. J. Dec 14, 2011 11:39 PM
Haskell video night two is done! - Well, tonight we watched two more of the Channel9 videos. I'm not sure I understood all of it but it is interesting. I put a couple of posts on the Meetup discussion board. One has the link to to paper referenced during the talk. The ot R. J. Dec 14, 2011 11:31 PM
RE: [Geeknight-Dallas] Haskell/Functional programming videos. - I plan on being there EVERY WEDNESDAY through December. Chris P. Dec 5, 2011 1:28 PM
Haskell/Functional programming videos. - Since this is a parallel activity to the normal Open Source Coding, we may have very limited space. The following people have indicated they ARE coming: Richard Jensen (me) James Newsom (my friend from JC Penney's) R. J. Dec 5, 2011 11:13 AM
We will be starting the Channel 9 videos on functional programming/Haskell on December 7th. - http://channel9.msdn.com/shows­/Going+Deep/Lecture-Series-Eri­k-Meijer-Functional-Programmin­g-Fundamentals-Chapter-1/ December 7th we will do the first two episodes, talk about setting up Haskell on our machines (Greg Heartsfield will be able to R. J. Dec 5, 2011 8:46 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - I'm game. I love to learn a new language Beira M. Dec 2, 2011 4:07 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - I am interested . Krystal Dec 1, 2011 10:04 PM
RE: [Geeknight-Dallas] Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - I'm in! Regards, -Will Will Dec 1, 2011 5:22 PM
RE: [Geeknight-Dallas] Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - I would be interested, and I haven't seen the Meijer videos. I could help with questions on haskell and getting ppl setup with the standard toolchain. Greg H. Dec 1, 2011 3:12 PM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - Sounds like a lot of fun. I would be totally up for doing it, but I won't be able to make the meetups in December due to holiday schedules. Craig S. Dec 1, 2011 10:38 AM
Anyone interested in learning Haskell? - A friend of mine who worked at Valtech and is now doing performance work at JC Penney's is interested in going through the channel9 Haskell videos: http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows­/Going+Deep/Lecture-Series-Eri­k-Meijer-Functional-Programmin­g-Fund R. J. Dec 1, 2011 9:45 AM
Post Turkey Day Geek Night! - We will be meeting this Wednesday (11/30). Bring your Black Friday/Cyber Monday swag and show it off! And if you haven't heard, this coming Saturday (12/03) ThoughtWorks will be hosting a session of the R. J. Nov 28, 2011 10:56 AM
Re: [Geeknight-Dallas] MongoDallas - Nov 17th - Hey do you know of any programmers that do HTML5? Thanks Keith Kruse On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 8:58 AM, Samantha Kosko < [address removed] user 1. Oct 31, 2011 11:37 AM
MongoDallas - Nov 17th - Hi all- user 1. Oct 28, 2011 8:58 AM
Mobile App Hackathon - Saturday, Nov 5 (good food & dev support :) - Hi Open Sourcerers :)  user 1. Oct 24, 2011 4:56 PM
Next Dallas iPhone/iPad Three Day Intensive Boot Camp October 7-10 - Some seats still available at Early Bird - Preview not available Jonathan S. Sep 22, 2011 10:17 AM
There will be no more meetings this year. - I'm not sure we made this clear last week and I apologize for the late notice. There will NOT be a meeting tonight (12/22/2010) or next week (12/29/2010). We're planning to resume in January and I expect we'll resume the first Wednes R. J. Dec 22, 2010 10:27 AM
RE: [Geeknight-Dallas] Meetup details changed: OpenSource coding: Node.js and Python tonight (as well as other langs ;) - user 1. Dec 8, 2010 5:23 PM
Meetup details changed: OpenSource coding: Node.js and Python tonight (as well as other langs ;) - Call Bill to get into the building :-[masked] Tonight we'll be doing some Node.js experiments, a Python Hudson build radiator, Bill's Objective-C particle framework and whatever else anyone wants to work on :) When : Wed Paul H. Dec 8, 2010 4:04 PM
It's December 1st! What can you give open source for the holidays? - We are meeting tonight--hope to see you. Richard Jensen R. J. Dec 1, 2010 9:31 AM
Meetup Cancelled: OpenSource - geeks coding on various projects Nov 24 - Hi gang, We'll skip the Geek night event this week as it's Thanks Giving :) See you next week! We've also had a suggestion that we could relocate periodically to other locations. Specifically that would be of interest to Paul H. Nov 23, 2010 4:30 PM
Meetup details changed: OpenSource coding: with lightening talks tonight. - On a projector this week, we'll be doing Lightening talks on the OSS projects we're working on, or ones found recently that are interesting. Foaming at the mouth at this prospect is Greg Heartsfield, who's ready to demo Fermata (Haskell), which he's been Paul H. Nov 17, 2010 9:15 AM
Meetup details changed: Java, .Net, Clojure, Objective-C ..... practice pairing and TDD - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Geeknigh­t-Dallas/calendar/15335256/ When : Wednesday, November 10,[masked] R. J. Nov 10, 2010 4:11 PM
Kanban Training Class - Dallas - Oct 28 & 29 DISCOUNT FOR GEEKNIGHT DALLAS MEMBERS - Preview not available user 1. Oct 22, 2010 12:46 PM
Meetup details changed: Groovy/Clojure/Android + Objective-C (as well as boring old Java) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Geeknigh­t-Dallas/calendar/15113612/ When : Wednesday, October 20,[masked]: Paul H. Oct 20, 2010 3:23 PM
Hi Gang: Dallas GeekNight is still on tonight. Somehow Meetup.com lost the entry for tonight :( - We also have a new website :- http://dallasgeeknight.com/ Paul H. Oct 6, 2010 6:20 PM

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy