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August Meetup canceled - I have a Back to School event at same time, see you Sept Forrest C. Aug 28, 2019 5:00 PM
New Study Group Book selected - he Best Interface is No Interface - http://www.nointerface.com/boo­k/ . Building good interface is a thin all developers, be it desktop, mobile, or web need to address. Thought this would be a good change of pace.   Forrest C. Jul 12, 2019 9:59 AM
June meetup canceled - Scott and I will be on the East Coast for work. I just realized the schedule conflict.   Sorry.  See you in July Forrest C. Jun 19, 2019 10:16 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - In Dana Point. Suite 265 in the 2nd floor.  If parking in front of the building don't park in the "reserved" spots. Cya!   Forrest Forrest C. Apr 23, 2019 10:04 AM
March Meetup canceled - Sorry for last minute cancel. Other commitments came up.   Thanks Forrest C. Mar 28, 2019 2:11 AM
Monthly Meetup Location discussion - Hi All: Anyone have a problem if we move the monthly meetup to Dana Point, at least for the near term? I've been super busy and it would be easier for me to facilitate such. Let me know. Thanks, Forrest Forrest C. Mar 14, 2019 9:00 AM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Is in the Atrium   Cya! Forrest C. Feb 26, 2019 10:14 AM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Atrium again this month   Forrest Forrest C. Feb 25, 2019 1:33 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Is Atrium   Cya! Forrest C. Jan 28, 2019 1:58 PM
Cancelling tomorrow's meetup - I'm sick Forrest C. Dec 26, 2018 4:32 PM
Re: Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) list: "Should we have a Dec meetup?" - Hi Forrest, Sorry about not responding sooner, but I’m cool with pushing it to January. david c Dec 5, 2018 1:20 PM
Should we have a Dec meetup? - Hi All: We've often take the December meetup off, this year it's right in between Christmas and New Year's - are people wanting to meet up, or shall we push it off to January? Let me know or discuss on list.   Thanks, F Forrest C. Dec 3, 2018 3:28 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Not the atrium - In the Eureka Room  on the 2nd floor. Up to the 2nd floor, through the hub, turn right at the break room and right again.   See you Forrest C. Nov 27, 2018 3:30 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Is the Atrium.   cya there! Forrest C. Oct 22, 2018 4:34 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Is in the Atrium.   See you there Forrest C. Sep 25, 2018 4:17 PM
Thursday's meetup in the Eureka Building Atrium - I'll be a bit late, have a back to school function to attend first. Scott will open up and start cya! Forrest C. Aug 28, 2018 11:59 AM
Design Patterns Explained 2nd Edition study group announcement - Hi All: We wrapped up POODR last session, the new book we'll be studying is Design Patterns Explained 2nd Edition by Al Shalloway. As a special treat, he'll attend and give a 15 min talk on the differences between the 1st and 2nd editio Forrest C. Jul 13, 2018 1:34 PM
July Meetup canceled - Scott and I will be on the East Coast that week for business.   See you in August! Forrest C. Jul 9, 2018 10:31 AM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Is the Atrium   See you then! Forrest C. Jun 25, 2018 5:58 PM
AT&T Shape at Warner Bros studiod - Digital Media event free for meetup members - oin us for AT&T SHAPE at Warner Bros. Studios June 2 & 3 - Free! AT&T is inviting us and other meetups to join them for FREE at Warner Bros. Studios. This event, which normally costs $100, will be free for meetup members who use Forrest C. Jun 1, 2018 9:59 AM
Tonight's meetup in the Eureka Building Atrium - See you there! Forrest C. May 31, 2018 12:14 PM
Location for tonight's meetup - Hi all:   Sorry for the late info, forgot to inform you guys earlier Location: Eureka Room (go upstairs, go to the back towards the co working area, find the break room, turn right and right) Forrest C. Apr 26, 2018 4:16 PM
Meetup youtube and hangout links published - HI All:   Check the study group meetup page, links published in the comments section Forrest C. Apr 9, 2018 10:04 AM
Location For Thursday's meetup - Hi All: We'll be in the atrium.  We should have lights this time too! See you then!   Forrest Forrest C. Mar 26, 2018 1:37 PM
Study group urls - Hi:   Added the youtube url link, will add the hangouts link in about 8 min, check the meetup page Forrest C. Mar 26, 2018 9:52 AM
Updated meetup w/hangouts link - Hi All:   For the study group, I have an updated meetup w/the hangouts link for those who want to participate in real time. Forrest C. Mar 12, 2018 10:02 AM
Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby Studygroup - Hi All:   That tech study group I've made mention of in the last few meetups is starting today, every 2 weeks via Youtube Live/ hangouts on air. Please join if you desire. https://www.meetup.com/ocruby/­events/kjmmkpyxdbjc/ Forrest C. Feb 26, 2018 8:25 AM
Tonight's meetup is in the Eureka Building Atrium - See you there! Forrest C. Feb 22, 2018 1:21 PM
Location For Thursday's meetup - It'll be in the atrium.  It will also be setup for 100 people due to an activity the next morning.   Cya then! And Happy New Year   Forrest Forrest C. Jan 23, 2018 4:04 PM
Location for OCRuby - Looks like the email I sent out yesterday didn' Forrest C. Dec 28, 2017 4:22 PM
Location for tomorrow's Meetup - Hi All:   It'll be in the Atrium. Cya soon.  Ho ho ho! Forrest C. Dec 27, 2017 10:58 PM
OCRuby in the Atrium this Thurs - See you there!   Forrest Forrest C. Nov 29, 2017 5:41 PM
OCRuby in the Atrium this Thurs - Cya then! Forrest C. Oct 24, 2017 4:24 PM
RE: [ocruby] OC Ruby for Sept details - Scott Fox, O. Sep 27, 2017 1:57 PM
OC Ruby for Sept details - Hi all:   Location is in the Atrium. Jonathan mentioned that OC Tech happy hour is also running 6-9 (likely the courtyard). We'll have the group discussion, but maybe we'll check out a little early and check it out.   Forrest C. Sep 27, 2017 1:16 PM
OCRuby in the Atrium this Thurs - HI all:   Location is in the Atrium again this month.  Since we've had so much momentum with the free forum, we'll start with that, else some of the previous scheduled topics are available. See you then.   For Forrest C. Aug 29, 2017 5:37 PM
Meetup details changed: Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup - Hi All:   Updated location - The Atrium and the talk topics, see you Thurs!   I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: https://ww Forrest C. Jun 27, 2017 11:02 AM
Location and Agenda update for tomorrow's Meetup up - HI All: It's in the Atrium this week   Scott Smith - Github Desktop Beta Jonathan McAllister - Hackerrank.com See you there. Forrest C. May 24, 2017 2:04 PM
Topics for this month - Hi All: I lost my voice due to getting sick, not certain if my voice will be back in time for presenting on Thurs. Any one else have topics they might like to present?  We could do an open forum again or lightning talks. Lemme kn Forrest C. May 21, 2017 10:25 PM
Tonight's meetup at Cirruspath - update and Tacos! - Hi All: I updated info on the meetup, namely catering by Tacos and Company - http://tacosnco.com/ And additional item on the agenda, demo of a Rails app. So get your Mexican food kick on and see 3 talks! cya there Forrest C. Apr 27, 2017 1:22 PM
Re: [ocruby] Reminder this week's meetup location at Cirrus Path - Also, besides location, Cirruspath is also sponsoring food and drik Forrest C. Apr 24, 2017 10:47 AM
Reminder this week's meetup location at Cirrus Path - 133 #150 Technology Drive, Irvine, CA Topics Floyd - setting up linux dev machine for Ruby development Dru - live coding demo of Kemalyst, super fast Rails like framework for Crystal   Forrest Forrest C. Apr 24, 2017 10:47 AM
April 27th Meetup location changed - Hi All:   April's meetup will be sponsored by Cirruspath and will be held in their office near the Irvine Spectrum, Costco.  They will be graciously supplying food.  You read it right, there is such thing as a free dinner! :) Forrest C. Apr 18, 2017 4:46 PM
Last minute change to meetup location - I just got an email saying the Eureka Room (on the 2nd floor, go to the break room and then turn right and right), is open.   See you there Forrest C. Mar 30, 2017 5:55 PM
Location and Agenda update - Hi All:   OCRuby will be in the atrium this thurs. I updated the Agenda on the meetup page. Cya!   Forrest Forrest C. Feb 21, 2017 12:06 PM
Ruby on Rails Job in Irvine - Hi All: Rob Davarnia asked me to post this to the group http://springboardauto.applyto­job.com/apply/UqJmVv/Sr-Softwa­re-Engineer-Ruby-On-Rails Forrest C. Jan 31, 2017 10:04 AM
Free DeveloperWeek passes 2017 offer for OCRuby - Forrest C. Jan 19, 2017 2:46 PM
OCRuby next thursday - Will be in the atrium, I also updated the agenda to include Togls to be like below Tech New Year Resolutions - what I'm going to focus on and why -Forrest Ruby/OO Lessons learned from wrapping PayPal - Scott Forrest C. Jan 19, 2017 2:44 PM
Rails books - Going to sell off all my Rails books and some Ruby books. Admittedly a little dated but lots of good stuff. Anyone interested? Picture below includes book that aren't for sell. Michael G. Dec 18, 2016 12:08 PM
Free tickets to CD Summit & Jenkins Days, Dec 14-15th - Hi Everyone,  I received a message from Miles Blatstein with DevOps.com, the leading DevOps media site. He wanted to reach out and inform you of an upcoming event they are putting on in Los Angeles on December 14th and 15th. The event is ca Forrest C. Nov 28, 2016 2:43 PM
Volunteers for manning the Tech the halls booth - HI All: I put Tech the Halls on the calendar.  Looks like it'll be fun.  I'm looking for volunteers to man it with me. It's an opportunity promote your connection w/OCRuby w/the community and prospective opinions. Randy Torres has already agr Forrest C. Nov 19, 2016 2:57 PM
Nov, Dec meetups canceled - Hi All:   I'm canceling the Nov, Dec meetups due to holidays. I think I would like to setup an OCRuby table at Tech the Halls (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/­tech-the-halls-tickets-2905934­1272) on Dec 15 - would anyone would like Forrest C. Nov 15, 2016 4:56 PM
November and December meetups status - HI all: For the last bunch of years, we've suspended Nov and Dec meetups due to the respective holidays.  I'm leaning towards that unless a reasonable number of people are wanting to show up. Let me know, else I'll cancel those 2. Forrest C. Nov 9, 2016 5:56 PM
My slides from last night - http://www.slideshare.net/fkch­ang/crystal-is-a-rubyists-frie­nd-quick-anecdote Floyd might want to publish his slides to some online place, else, I know you can get the odp file from him enjoy! Forrest Forrest C. Oct 28, 2016 10:24 AM
This month's meeting - In the atrium, need to be out by 9pm for another event Topics updated on the page See you there!   Forrest Forrest C. Oct 24, 2016 2:56 PM
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OCRuby meetup this thurs - Location is in the Atrium of the Eureka Bldg Topics updated on the site. Also, anyone handy with video?  I've been wanting to record and put online the talks for OCRuby for a while now, if I could get someone handy or interested in hel Forrest C. Sep 27, 2016 5:40 PM
My terminal applications slides - Hi all: Here's the slides for my talk http://www.slideshare.net­/fkchang/making-terminal-based­-apps-wruby Great time sharing it w/you guys.  Great view and food too!   Forrest Forrest C. Aug 26, 2016 12:03 AM
Reminder: Tonight's meeting is at WeWork near the Irvine Spectrum instead of Eureka Bdlg - Just a heads up that we're at a different place this month, so give yourself a little time to park at the Spectrum and walk over (I'm told about 5 min to park, dunno how long to find parking).  Also, Nick ordered food for 25, so if you didn't RS Forrest C. Aug 25, 2016 11:09 AM
Reminder: Tonight's meeting is at WeWork near the Irvine Spectrum instead of Eureka Bdlg - Just a heads up that we're at a different place this month, so give yourself a little time to park at the Spectrum and walk over (I'm told about 5 min to park, dunno how long to find parking).  Also, Nick ordered food for 25, so if you didn't RSVP and Forrest C. Aug 25, 2016 9:23 AM
Meetup details changed: Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: https://www.meetup.com/ocruby/­events/232799633/ Location changed this month at WeWork near Irvine Spect Forrest C. Aug 23, 2016 9:16 PM
Topics for August meetup (next thurs) - Hi All:   So I think I can do a talk about making terminal (ncurses) apps w/Ruby.  That should be different since there's so much focus on webapps, but full screen apps when you ssh into a machine is also something valuable. � Forrest C. Aug 18, 2016 6:24 PM
Software developers for mobile communications platform - Hello OC Ruby! We're looking for software developers and devops engineers to join our team to build out our mobile communications and compute platform that we demonstrated alongside Intel this year at Mobil Nick Aug 11, 2016 1:09 PM
Updated agenda for tomorrow's meetup - Added a Crystal/Kemal talk Forrest C. Jul 20, 2016 5:26 PM
July Meetup rescheduled to 7/21/16 (this thurs) - Hi All: As mentioned, Scott and I will be out of town next week, so I've rescheduled the meetup to this thurs thanks to the opening in the Atrium this thurs. Anyone else want to speak?   Forrest Forrest C. Jul 18, 2016 3:16 PM
July meeting reschedule to 7/21 or cancel? - Hi All: I made mention that Scott and I are going to be away on travel the week of 7/28. There would be 2 options (unless someone else wants to run the meeting) We reschedule to 7/21 - next thurs We cancel since Scott a Forrest C. Jul 14, 2016 10:53 PM
Slides from my "Working Effectively with Legacy Javascript code in Opal" talk - Here's the slides to what I presented last Thurs   http://www.slideshare.net/fkch­ang/working-effectively-with-l­egacy-javascript-code-in-opal Forrest C. Jul 4, 2016 12:08 PM
June Meetup this thurs in the Eureka Room - Location: Eureka Room (2nd floor, turn right at the break room, turn right again immediately) The staff have advised going up the double doors in the middle of the building as there is another event in the atrium.  Alexa says she'll put up sig Forrest C. Jun 28, 2016 10:42 AM
Topics for this month - Hi All: Was anyone interested in presenting anything? I thought I'd talk about "Working Effectively with Legacy Javascript Code with Opal", showing a real life front end refactoring which involves converting Javascript to Opal after laying down Forrest C. Jun 21, 2016 2:14 PM
Slides from my opal-hot-reloader - Video demo is similar to what I did live, but predates css hot reloading http://www.slideshare.net/fkch­ang/opalhotreloader Forrest Forrest C. May 27, 2016 12:01 AM
Meeting details tomorrow night - It's in the Atrium and I've updated the agenda http://www.meetup.com/o­cruby/events/230737419/ See you tomorrow night! Forrest Forrest C. May 25, 2016 1:40 PM
Red Hat topics - Hi all:   Albert Wong of Red Hat would like to present, which of the following topics are off the most interest to attendees.   Building a Developer Experience on Kubernetes and Docker Forrest C. Apr 29, 2016 1:55 PM
Meeting and parking - Meetup is in the atrium. There is parking lot construction but there is parking further away from the street.   Forrest C. Apr 28, 2016 6:57 PM
OCRuby location and topics - Hi All:   It's in the Atrium this time.  We'll have "Why Elm?" and Open forum as topics.  Any last minute talks also welcome.   Forrest Forrest C. Apr 26, 2016 10:37 AM
My React.rb slides from January Meetup - Hi All: Sorry for the delay, here's my slides for January (finally figured out the syntax highlighting issue)   http://www.slideshare.net/fkch­ang/reactrb-all-the-power-of-r­eactjs-with-all-the-joy-of-rub­y   Forrest C. Apr 15, 2016 6:12 PM
OCRuby meeting 3/31/16 location - Hi All:   It will be in the conference room.  Go upstairs, and head towards the back to go into the Hub.  When you see the break room, turn right, and it's on the right.   Forrest Forrest C. Mar 29, 2016 4:24 PM
Location for tonight's meetup - The meeting is in the media room. Go down the hall and turn right at the kitchen, then go left Forrest C. Feb 25, 2016 11:18 AM
Meetup tonight in the Eureka Room - It's on the 2nd floor in the HUB. When you enter you'll hang a right by the lounge and then it's the first door on the right.   Forrest C. Jan 28, 2016 11:07 AM
Ruby on Rails Developer Position in Costa Mesa (or remote) - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Hi All, I’m looking for developer #2 to come join Jared M. Jan 20, 2016 5:01 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup - Canceling Dec Meetup as it falls on New Years eve Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup, scheduled to occur on Thursday, December 31,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further qu Forrest C. Oct 29, 2015 10:38 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup - HI all: Canceling November meetup as it falls on Thanksgiving Orange County Ruby Users Group (OCRuby) Meetup, scheduled to occur on Thursday, November 26,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If Forrest C. Oct 29, 2015 10:37 PM
Rails Remoteconf discount codde for the meetup - Coupon code for the upcoming online conference Rails Remote Conf. The code is “meetup” for 20% off. Rails Remote Conf - http://railsremoteconf.com   Forrest C. Oct 26, 2015 5:03 PM
LA Area Senior Ruby Developer position - Kevin Neuburger's firm is looking for Senior Ruby Developers, preferably with Rails experience to join us on a project in the LA area. This is a contract position lasting 6-12 months with very competitive compensation. The project ki Forrest C. Oct 26, 2015 5:00 PM
This thursday's meeting - Hi All:   This thurs' meeting is in the Eureka room on the 2nd floor.  Scott will be giving LA RubyConf and ElixirConf reviews   Forrest Forrest C. Oct 26, 2015 4:57 PM
Re: [ocruby] Looking for a job? Big OC tech job fair on saturday in Irvine - Here's a press release for said job fair Forrest C. Sep 25, 2015 11:57 AM
Looking for a job? Big OC tech job fair on saturday in Irvine - Forrest C. Sep 25, 2015 9:44 AM
Tonight's meetup in the Eureka Building Atrium - C ya! Forrest C. Sep 24, 2015 10:11 AM
Tonight's meetup in the Eureka Building Atrium - See you there! Forrest C. Aug 27, 2015 2:22 PM
Meetup topics - Hi All:   Anyone have anything they want to present.  I'll do "Opal-irb, your in browser Ruby REPL - an indepth overview".  Scott said he wanted to throw something together. Thanks, Forrest Forrest C. Aug 22, 2015 12:29 AM
updated the topics for this week's meetup - I meant to do it earlier, sorry.  It'll be • Phoenix (elixir based web framework) and Rails side by side - Scott • If time, maybe something on Crystal-lang - Forrest   Forrest C. Jul 27, 2015 4:40 PM
Raffle for free tickets to Solid Conf - Chance to Win - Solid All-Access Raffle Hardware, software, sensors, and digital manufacturing are converging, creating enormous opportunities for those who recognize them. At the intersection of busine Forrest C. Jun 9, 2015 10:53 AM
Re: [ocruby] This month's meeting - Hi everyone, I haven’t posted before, but I Paul D. May 30, 2015 2:12 PM
Re: [ocruby] This month's meeting - Calling All Ruby Devs, relevant info for independent consultants or those considering. See what all the buzz is about! Flex-IT streamlines the recruitment process for both IT Consultants and Clients. Our network is r Kevin Space available for m. May 29, 2015 2:33 PM
Slides and other resources for my Rubyfying Javascript talk last night - http://funkworks.blogspot.com/­2015/05/ruby-fying-javascript-­avoiding-jquery.html Enjoy! Forrest C. May 29, 2015 10:09 AM
Re: [ocruby] Reminder: Tonight's meeting is at Reach Local instead of our usual location - Hi Anthony: Forrest C. May 28, 2015 3:56 PM
RE: [ocruby] Reminder: Tonight's meeting is at Reach Local instead of our usual location - Hi forest, I recently found this group on m Anthony A. May 28, 2015 12:10 PM
Reminder: Tonight's meeting is at Reach Local instead of our usual location - Reach Local Inc 2525 Main St Ste 250, Irvine, CA Back to Eureka next month. Also, anyone w/a lightning talk is welcome too   Forrest Forrest C. May 28, 2015 10:42 AM
This month's meeting - Hi All: For lighting talks, I have Docker for Justin Leveck and Pair Programming for Ryan Hedges.  Any other talks are welcome. I'll pick up the rest of the slack with a Ruby-fying Javascript -- avoiding Jquery Spaghetti.  The content Forrest C. May 25, 2015 3:18 PM
This month's meeting - Hi All: We're going to try Reach Local's new location as the meetup location for this month. 2525 Main St. #250, Irvine, CA On the note of topics, it was suggested to me that we try lightning talks (a 5 min qu Forrest C. May 18, 2015 5:14 PM
Tonight's (Thurs) meetup in the Eureka Building Atrium - Just a heads up that we'll be in the Atrium not the classroom.   Forrest Forrest C. Apr 29, 2015 7:51 PM

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