p dir=ltrDon't miss James Ladd presenting the innards of Redline Smalltalk on the JVM at a href=https://oracleus.activeevents.com/2013/connect/search.ww?eventRef=javaone#loadSearch-event=nullsearchPhrase=SmalltalksearchType=sessiontc=0sortBy=p=i(11180)=20801JavaOne/a in a few days!/pp dir=ltra href=https://twitter.com/redline_st/status/371401360136101888Tweet/aa href=https://twitter.com/redline_st/status/371401360136101888 /aa href=https://twitter.com/redline_st/status/371401360136101888announcement/a/p
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p dir=ltrThis is the last push for the Redline Smalltalk indiegogo campaign./pp dir=ltrI give my heartfelt thanks to everybody who lent a hand, be it a donation or getting the word out./pp dir=ltrWe got an amazing spectrum of persons helping, from friends who donated so I would stop pestering them about Redline to pillars of our field like Grady Booch./pp dir=ltrFrom the Redliners emerge these qualities: kindness, excellent programming chops, and a non-negligible amount of geekness 8)/pp dir=ltrTo those who already donated: Please push out our campaign far and wide with your communication cana
div style=text-align: justify;Why would anybody be interested in an old language like Smalltalk?/divdiv style=text-align: justify;br //divdiv style=text-align: justify;I know quite a few of my readers are,nbsp;amongnbsp;other languages I am sure, a href=http://www.scala-lang.org/Scala/a programmers. I quite like Scala and its balance of OO and functional programming on a serving of static typing with inference.
I've been a huge fan of Intellij IDEA ever since I worked somewhere which had commercial licences. I moved on afterwards to a .net shop and coerced my boss into getting me a ReSharper license, without which I felt I had gone back to a vintage noir movie where I was a clueless detective in front of the source code conspiracy, unable to spy without Jetbrains binoculars.
p dir=ltra href=http://www.redline.stRedline Smalltalk/a is a a href=http://www.redline.st/discover/is-it-smalltalk.htmlreal Smalltalk/a for the JVM./pp dir=ltrRedline Smalltalk is nearly done, but needs a little push to get out polished and in a timely manner./pp dir=ltrDon't miss out on getting Redline passed the tipping point!/pp dir=ltra href=http://igg.me/p/263169?a=1780403Click here to donate to the /aa href=http://igg.me/p/263169?a=1780403indiegogo/aa href=http://igg.me/p/263169?a=1780403 campaign 8)/a/pp dir=ltrThe above link also contains additional information about the goals of Redl
A rant.br /br /Google newsgroup mobile site:br /If there's a place I need my mark all as read option, it's more on my cell phone than my desktop.br /br /Gmail Android mobile app:br /I can create a new label using the mobile website but I can't using the app?br /br /LinkedIn app on the iPad:br /I can't edit my profile or add a new group?
I participated in thenbsp;a href=http://roboticshackathon.com/Cloud Robotics Hackathon/a in Montreal at the beginning of March.br /br /It was my first hackethon and it was great. I registered with two friends, Alain amp; Benjamin. We joined forces with 3 strangers, Aurélien,nbsp;Renaud amp;nbsp;Stéphane, who turned out the be not only competent, but decent friendly persons.br /br /The event itself was quite well organized.
The scene :br /a human is working on his computer while a robot is standing idly by.br /br /Robot: Hey! I've got a joke for you.br /Human: Not right now. I'm busy. Aren't you supposed to do the laundry?br /Robot: Seems to me you're not so busy as not to be chatting up about your dirty clothes.br /Human turns around to stare are at Robot: You're starting to annoy the crap out of me.