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Apply for Upcoming Workshops: GraphQL, Node.js, Fullstack, CSS3, etc.. - Marc G. Oct 3, 2017 2:59 PM
Apply for Upcoming Workshop! Typescript, VS Code, Security, Angular & more - We (Frontend Masters) have a bunch of workshops coming up this next couple of months Marc G. Aug 14, 2017 1:40 PM
Free Tickets React JS Workshop for Beginners Aug 19th - For those of you who are interested in learning ReactJS, an instructor for a workshop happening Saturday, August 19 is giving out 5 tickets to JSMN members. If you want one of th Randall M. Aug 11, 2017 4:49 PM
Free Summer Workshops 🏄🏾 - Vue.js, PWAs, Security, WordPress & More! - Hey JSMN! We, Frontend Masters, have twenty (yes, 20!) upcoming workshops you can apply to win a seat at in o Marc G. Jun 27, 2017 3:37 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Guys, for the sake of everyone on this list, take down each others email addresses and continue business individually. Each response is being sent to the entire mailing list, per the (large, bold) note in the footer of each email. Collin G. May 7, 2017 7:59 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Kevin, Can you please email me, @ [address removed] ? Thanks! Greg-- On Fri, May 5, 2017 Greg M. S. May 7, 2017 7:54 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Actually, just please respond to me: [address removed] . Thanks! On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 4:04 PM, Randall Meek Greg M. S. May 5, 2017 4:13 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - #probonofrommeetup channel created in slack On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 4:04 PM, Randall Meeker < jsmn-list@meetup Dave May 5, 2017 4:06 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Scripters, if we could move this convo into the slack channel? Thanks On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 4:00 PM, Greg M. Silverman < Randall M. May 5, 2017 4:04 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Thanks Kristine, My email is [address removed] . My main question is do they actually do coding work? I haven't really looked into their offerings. I did notice that  Greg M. S. May 5, 2017 3:59 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Hi Greg, I used to work in the nonprofit sector and have worked with Taproot on a project to improve my organization's volunteer program. I'd be happy to chat more about the experience. Th Kristine J. May 5, 2017 3:54 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Thanks Kevin. Yes, it may involve custom backend work. I will keep you on the list of potential volunteers for this project. Btw, the web site of the organization is  http://www.metrob Greg M. S. May 5, 2017 3:53 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 3:51 PM, Dave < [address removed] > wrote: Dave May 5, 2017 3:52 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - Here's a copy of my resume. I'd be interested in doing some pro-bono work right now. Message me if you are interested! [address removed] [masked] Dave May 5, 2017 3:46 PM
Re: [jsmn] Pro bono work - If there's some custom development that needs to be done on the back end, I can code monkey PHP. -----Original Message----- Stanton, K. May 5, 2017 3:39 PM
Pro bono work - Does anyone have experience working with organizations like Catchafire or Taproot that do pro bono IT development work for non-profits? The non-profit I do volunteer data science work for is looking for someone to fix and update their web s Greg M. S. May 5, 2017 3:30 PM
Free Tickets to Workshops Next Week: Bash/VIM, Networking/Streams, LevelDB/Crypto & Testing - Hey JavaScriptMN'rs! We have a set of FREE workshop seats available for next week's workshops with James Halliday (Substack). Topics and dates are listed below. All workshops ar Marc G. Apr 27, 2017 12:58 PM
Re: [jsmn] Free JS & Node Workshops Downtown Minneapolis - We've added more FREE Frontend Masters workshops to the schedule. Free donuts & coffee and free lunch each day! -- Great food and great learning from the industry's best teachers in downtown Minnea Marc G. Apr 10, 2017 11:51 AM
Re: [jsmn] PubConf Minneapolis - Olga Mar 13, 2017 10:51 AM
PubConf Minneapolis - Hey JavaScript folks!  Randall thoug Todd H G. Mar 12, 2017 12:10 PM
Free JS & Node Workshops Downtown Minneapolis - We (Frontend Masters) are moving downtown Minneapolis and holding 60+ workshops in 2017, all completely FREE to attend in-person in the new studio . :-) Marc G. Feb 27, 2017 11:55 AM
Geo:Code 2017 - An Open Data Unconference - March 4th and 5th in Minneapolis - Bill B. Feb 23, 2017 2:46 PM
Help out at Hack The Gap - What's up JavaScripters, If you have some time in January, Hack the Gap is looking for volunteers and mentors for their hackathon: http://www.hacktheg Kevin W. Dec 15, 2016 12:52 PM
Re: [jsmn] possible venues for new serverless meetup group - My apologies for not including a link to get invited to the slack group. Here it is below. https://javascriptmn-slack.her­ Randall M. Nov 11, 2016 12:34 PM
Re: [jsmn] possible venues for new serverless meetup group - I would ask that people DO NOT reply to this email. Replying to this email will send to all our members, and we try to squash emails that don't directly affect our members.  Tim, Feel free to j Randall M. Nov 11, 2016 12:13 PM
possible venues for new serverless meetup group - Hey all -- I'm reaching out to the group to know if anyone has a lead on where I could host  the new Serverless Minneapolis group. We're looking to meet o Tim Nov 11, 2016 11:27 AM
Re: [jsmn] Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - Everyone please note that he said to email him d Matthew L. Nov 10, 2016 11:06 AM
Re: [jsmn] Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - I would love to attend Advanced Asynchronous Programming. I am Dilip L. Nov 10, 2016 10:14 AM
Re: [jsmn] Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - I'd love to attend the accessibility workshop next Friday! I was tasked with ensuring ADA compliance once. Tried using a screen reader and oh boy I'm glad I'm not blind! On Thu, N Paul C. Nov 10, 2016 9:39 AM
Re: [jsmn] Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - I would like a ticket for: #2 - Web Accessibility #4 - Advanced  Async Programming Please and thank you. On Nov 9,[masked]:58 AM, "Marc Grabanski" < Eric Nov 9, 2016 7:25 PM
Re: [jsmn] Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - I'd love to attend the Electron workshop. -- Jesse On Wed, Nov 9, 2016 at 10:55 AM, Marc Grabanski < Jesse Nov 9, 2016 11:38 AM
Free Tickets to Workshops: Electron, Accessibility, Ember & Async JS - Hey JavaScriptMN! We have free tickets available to attend four different upcoming workshops in-person in Burnsville, MN: Marc G. Nov 9, 2016 10:54 AM
Free Workshop Tickets: Webpack, Open Source, Node & Elm - Hey JS MN'rs, We have a few tickets available to  attend two di Marc G. Aug 2, 2016 10:31 AM
Update News and Events - Howdy scripters 4 Quick Announcements: First : I want to take a moment at the top of this email to thank Robert, Brandon and Nick for their assistance over the past year in helping with organizing our monthly meetups Randall M. Jul 13, 2016 8:43 AM
Free Tickets to Dev Tools and Algorithms & Data Structures Workshops - Hey JSMN'rs, We have a few tickets available to attend two different upcoming workshops in-person  in Burnsville, MN: Marc G. May 23, 2016 3:59 PM
Code Switch: A June 4th and 5th equity focused civic hackathon - Hi JSMN'rs, Bill B. May 13, 2016 10:31 AM
Workshop Giveaways: CS101, React+Redux, JS Hard Parts...etc - Marc G. Mar 16, 2016 9:29 AM
[Job] Front End UI/UX Engineer at Suitable Technologies - Hi, MN JavaScripters! I'm an engineer at Suitable Technologies (, a well-funded startup in Palo Alto, CA that's working on telepresence robots. We're hiring a UI/UX engineer, and I'd love to chat with any of you who are inte Hans K. Feb 24, 2016 10:02 PM
Upcoming civic hackathon - Geo:Code 2.0 - March 5th and 6th - Bill B. Feb 15, 2016 7:56 AM
Re: Volunteer opportunity - I have to say you all are great! I have gotten overwhelming response to my call for volunteers. If I have not responded to you, please take no offense. I may be able to utilize your services in the future. Best regards, Greg M. S. Feb 5, 2016 10:40 AM
Volunteer opportunity - I lead an open source initiative with the goal of creating software tools across the full stack for use in data collection centering around storm water best management practices, and water quality monitoring.  Greg M. S. Feb 4, 2016 8:44 PM
MidwestJS call for papers - Hello everyone, We wanted to let you know E Anthony K. Feb 1, 2016 1:47 PM
We're on the Slack - We are officially on the Slack If you want an invite, reply with your email address (putting your email address in the body helps me to cut & paste. ) Your replies will come to me and not the mailing list. Randall M. Jan 28, 2016 6:13 PM
Special Event: Farewell IE8! - Hey JSMN Community! Will Buck here, one of the AngularMN organizers, inviting you to attend our January event next Tuesday the 12th. While every AngularMN event is a good time for JS devs, this event in particular has bro Will B. Jan 7, 2016 12:02 PM
No Meetup Tonight - Howdy Scripters This is a reminder that there will be no meetup tonight. We will be return on our regularly scheduled night (Dec 30th) at CoC for a Hack night of various discussions, mentoring and pair programing. Once I work Randall M. Nov 25, 2015 10:11 AM
Free Tickets In-Person to Algorithms & Data Structures Workshop - Hey JSMN'rs, I have tickets to give away for in-person in (Burnsville, MN)  for next week  Nov 17th - 20th (Tuesday through Friday) to Bianca Gandolfo's Data Structures & Algorithms Workshop. Bianca is co-l Marc G. Nov 10, 2015 11:22 AM
Free Tickets In-Person to @getify's Functional to Async Workshop - Hey JSMN'rs, I have a few tickets to give away some free seats   in - person   Marc G. Nov 2, 2015 10:03 AM
TypeScript/React sample code - In case any of you are looking at using React with TypeScript, I've just put some sample code on GitHub:­ct-0.14.0-typescript-1.6-tutor­ial Background: TypeScript 1.6 adds support for React's JSX variant of JavaScript. David L. Oct 13, 2015 4:44 PM
Speak at MinneWebCon 2016! Proposals due Oct 30!! - MinneWebCon is now taking proposals for speakers! This is an excellent and affordable local web conference for JS devs and a fantastic opportunity for both new and seasoned speakers. The deadline is Oct 30. Zachary J. Oct 11, 2015 11:32 AM
[Job] Sr. Web UI Engineer @ Exosite - Preview not available Tony C Oct 8, 2015 10:08 AM
Cross-tab messaging via localStorage event - Code sample from tonight’s lightning talk: Jason M. Sep 30, 2015 6:59 PM
Re: [jsmn] rpc - Thanks Scott, this was very helpful. At this point, I have arrived at the same conclusion that "at this point, it is not worth the financial cost." Greg-- Greg M. S. Sep 26, 2015 8:56 AM
[jsmn] rpc - It depends entirely on your use case here if it is worth it or not. I would recommend looking into the stuff Jake Archibald is talking about for a modern, fresh take on that conversation. In particular this talk  Scott H. Sep 25, 2015 10:34 PM
Re: rpc - I am still not convinced after reading­0/Client-Side-vs-Server-Side-R­endering/ and  Greg M. S. Sep 25, 2015 9:36 PM
rpc - What are the advantages of rpc JavaScript versus in browser executed code, beyond immediate access to results on the server? I am still trying to determine if it is worth the work to convert our api and ui to use rpc versus Greg M. S. Sep 25, 2015 8:47 PM
Workshop Giveaways: Ember 2.0, SVG and Algorithms & Data Structures - Marc G. Sep 18, 2015 12:47 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - It sounds like Tim and LeadPages are now actively working out an arrangement off-thread. Thanks everyone! Sincerely,    James M. Greene On Sep 11,[masked]:52 AM, &qu James G. Sep 12, 2015 2:19 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - LeadPages would be happy to host this.  I've CCed Doug (our director of operations) who can help set this up if you're interested. Here are some images of our space:  Clay C. Sep 11, 2015 10:51 AM
Announcing a new meetup: Minnesota API Developers Group - When I mentioned this at last night's Minnedemo, I recognized that I never mentioned it to the Meetups I care about*. Apologies if you see this several times. There's a great Eric C. Sep 11, 2015 9:34 AM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - Hey James I can check with my employer LeadPages to see if we can host it.  Can I get more details? On Sep 10,[masked]:43 PM, "James Greene" < james.m.greene@ Brandon B. Sep 10, 2015 11:15 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - We can fit well over 80 people pretty easily. If there is any contact info you can send me and or anything else, I can forward on please do. I would love to see this hosted here.  Jerad R. Sep 10, 2015 3:14 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - Hi Jerad, I'm guessing anywhere between 20 and 40 but it's hard to gauge. It would probably be good to know the capacity of the room. Thanks so much for being willing to ask :) On Thursday, September 10, 2015, Jerad Rask < Tim Sep 10, 2015 3:09 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - I work for a company with a potentially big enough space downtown MPLS. How many people usually attend this function? I would love to run this past the powers that be here and see if it would be doable. Cheers! Jerad R. Sep 10, 2015 3:05 PM
Re: [jsmn] Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - I believe the folks at the Nerdery use the U of M St. Paul campus, Continuing Education. Cjad E. Sep 10, 2015 2:56 PM
Local venue for hosting overnight hackathon? - Hello, my long lost friends! My coworker Tim runs the Meteor Minneapolis meetup group , and  James G. Sep 10, 2015 2:41 PM
Angular/front-end job - Hi, Dan Grigsby here, CTO at Slyce. We’re looking for a front end developer: The work should be interesting (we do visual search), the tools (e.g., Angular front end, Go back end, Dockerized) good for a resume, and the environment a nice blend of Dan G. Sep 9, 2015 10:12 AM
Open Source North -- get $50 for a referral - Robert H. Sep 3, 2015 5:03 PM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - @robert - Not going outside the firewall is a policy issue. So no SauceLabs. @will - I'll have to take a deeper look at Geb. May be a good alternative to a web project using maven in Jenkins. I think I can use Geb + Node.js in Jenki Cjad E. Aug 1, 2015 4:15 PM
Re: [jsmn] RPC JS - I don't have anything specific to RPC, but arguably the web is itself a form of RPC; the difference between secure RPC and a secure website is a matter of degree. MDN has a good section on web security technologies:­en-US David L. Jul 29, 2015 9:55 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Indeed it does, Scott! Highly recommend anyone interested in JS testing come check it out :) My thoughts on all of this are: - Unit, integration, and end-to-end testing are all important part Will B. Jul 29, 2015 9:28 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - MidwestJS usually has a testing track. Probably some really interesting presentations. That's coming up here in August. Might be worth a checkout.& Scott S. Jul 29, 2015 9:12 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - I did a presentation last year at TC Code Camp on testing JavaScript in a Grails app.  We separate out our JavaScript code into separate modules, test them independently using Jasmine and then run them thru phantomjs as part of the build.� John U. Jul 29, 2015 8:41 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - This is a great discussion. My team at ReachLocal is moving beyond their JS unit testing in Jasmine and doing integration testing in the browser for multiple browsers using Sauce Labs. We are still driving those integration tests robert t. Jul 29, 2015 8:28 AM
Re: [jsmn] RPC JS - Hello Greg, RPC security is a big topic. The solution is depending on what you are trying to achieve here. You can use HTTP Basic Authentication, X.509 certificates, OAuth2, etc. The easiest solution is usi Ilya V. Jul 29, 2015 12:56 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Jeff, Chad, Off the mark from discussion, I follow the angular recipe.  In Jenkins, Karma invokes jasmine unit tests for js and nunit for .net services. CT CT Y. Jul 28, 2015 10:38 PM
RPC JS - Does anyone know a good resource on RPC security? I am looking to port an ExtJS app from purely client-side over to Ext Direct and have not found any good resources on RPC security. TIA! Greg-- Greg M. S. Jul 28, 2015 7:20 PM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Unfortunately we cannot go outside our firewalls so SauceLabs is out. :( I will see about putting together a presentaton, but not sure I can make the August meetup. On Jul 28,[masked]:51 PM, "Jeff Conra Cjad E. Jul 28, 2015 6:52 PM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Chad, we have a similar app framework (spring tiles jquery bootstrap backbone) and use qunit, junit, spock and Geb, selenium as well. If you already have selenium it is similar t Jeff C Jul 28, 2015 7:59 AM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - I have an implementation that works well for our needs. Before we go full boat across our applications, I wanted to bounce it off others to see if there was a better, or more simplified approach. In reading Testable JavaSc Cjad E. Jul 27, 2015 6:28 PM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Have you looked into more of a BDD (behavior drive development) with jasmine? I would think if there was enough of a drive for this as its a very focused topic we could start a meetup group for it? Brandon B. Jul 27, 2015 5:53 PM
Re: [jsmn] JavaScript Unit Testing? - Chad: Sorry, I don't know of any groups focused on JS unit testing, but unit testing would be great topic at this meetup! Do you have small, encapsulated bits of logic you want to test or are you looking for more robert t. Jul 27, 2015 5:26 PM
JavaScript Unit Testing? - Anyone know of a good JS unit test group? In MN would be even better, but I'll take a good one anywhere. I am looking to hear how others are handling JS unit testing with JSP's as well as hear what others are doing in a more ente Cjad E. Jul 24, 2015 10:34 PM
Workshop Giveaways: Web App Dev, Angular w/ES6 and Node.js API Design - Just a quick note that a few seats just opened to next week's workshops! Reply directly to me if you're interested in attending either next Monday & Tuesday's  Marc G. Jul 14, 2015 2:13 PM
[JOB] UI Engineer - We’re looking for a UI Engineer for a Full-Time position at Digital River. The team is small (~5 people) and bureaucracy is limited. Pretty Agile and fun team to work on. Stack right now is basically: Nathan S. Jul 14, 2015 11:56 AM
[Job] Entry Level Web Development Opening - My team is currently looking to fill a Junior level/entry development opportunity for a ~12 month contract position in Woodbury, MN. We Jon Jul 14, 2015 11:16 AM
Geekettes Workshop - 7/21 - Looking for volunteers - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Jenna P. Jul 14, 2015 9:50 AM
[JOB] GreatBizTools - Front-End Developer Contract - GreatBizTools - Small, innovative company seeking front-end developer for web-based applications pertaining to human resource management in the areas of staffing and training. Require experience with AngularJS, JQuery, Bootstrap, and UI design. Peter J. F. Jul 7, 2015 7:28 PM
Meetup Updates - Hey team, Just wanted to send out a quick set of updates on the Meetup group. 1.) The June meetup is cancelled.  We will be back in action in July after the holiday, with an event covering Kevin W. Jun 22, 2015 2:29 PM
June Meetup - Hi team We are in need of a speaker for next weeks meetup. If you have something you would like to share with the group, or know of someone who does, send me a direct email.  Thanks - R Randall M. Jun 17, 2015 5:33 PM
Workshop Giveaways: Web App Dev, Angular w/ES6 and Node.js API Design - Hey fellow  JavaScriptMN 'rs! Marc G. Jun 12, 2015 2:16 PM
CycleHack Twin Cities (June 19 + 20) - CycleHack Twin Cities is happening next weekend, June 19 + 20. CycleHack is an event focused on hacking the challenges and barriers to cycling. The Twin Cities is a very bikable city when compared to other US cities, but there are still many reasons t Alan P. Jun 9, 2015 1:00 PM
Re: [jsmn] Person looking for freelancers at last meetup? - Seth Philips Sent from my iPhone On Jun 4, 2015, at 7:03 PM, Kevin W Seth P. Jun 4, 2015 8:44 PM
Re: [jsmn] Person looking for freelancers at last meetup? - I need developers with ember exp if somebody was looking On Thu, Jun 4, 2015 at 7:03 PM Kevin Whinnery < [address removed] > wrote: David P. Jun 4, 2015 7:16 PM
Person looking for freelancers at last meetup? - Had someone inquire about who was looking for freelancers to do prototype work (Ember was mentioned) at the last meetup. Does anyone remember who that was? Thanks, -Kevin -- Kevin W. Jun 4, 2015 7:02 PM
Speaker next week - Hi team, We are in need of a speaker for next week's meeting - does anyone have something they'd like to share with the group?  Let me know off-list in a direct e-mail. Thanks! Kevin W. May 20, 2015 3:42 PM
Overnight web challenge - Hey, All. I'm hoping to participate in the overnight web challenge on May 2nd at the Nerdery. Is anyone interested in forming Lynn Apr 21, 2015 8:08 PM
April Speaker - Hey team, We are still in need of a speaker for this month. However, I know several folks have reached out over the past months looking for an opportunity to speak. If you are one of these folks, shoot me a note and let m Kevin W. Apr 21, 2015 9:53 AM
Hack the Gap: An All-Women Hackathon - 5/16-5/17 - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Jenna P. Apr 20, 2015 9:54 PM
Workshop Giveaways: Async JS, Testing in JS and Meteor.js - Hey fellow  JSMN 'rs! Marc G. Apr 7, 2015 5:15 PM
Invite to Signal Conference - Hey team, Just wanted to formally invite each of you to Twilio's Signal Conference in May in San Francisco. Kevin W. Apr 2, 2015 8:46 AM

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