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Org Mode Tagging - 05/30/18

Org-mode supports arbitrary tags on headlines. If you are using Org to track tasks, then you might tag items "work" or "phone". Tags go at the end of the line, surrounded by colons. You can use C-c C-C to enter a tag in the minibuffer, but most of the time I type the tag, surrounded by colons. read more »

Cloud Functions and Cat Facts - 05/22/18

A few weeks back, Myles Borins and I did a talk at Google I/O about choosing which cloud services to use in different situations. We both feel that the best technical talks have a solid storyline and so we had a hypothetical business built around "Cat Facts as a Service" motivating our talk. read more »

Thank You To A Bad Manager - 05/02/18

I’ve had some fantastic managers. The folks I’ve worked for at Google have been especially supportive. They help me reach my goals and also make room for me to be me. Like most of us though, I’ve had a few bad managers as well. One incident, in particular, stands out. read more »

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RubyHACK 2018 - 05/03/18

4 Programming Paradigms in 45 Minutes

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