Gainesville JUG, this is your place. Gather here to network, trade tips and ideas, or ask questions. You can create discussions and upload code. Check the Codetown Events section for meeting info.
Location: Gainesville, FL
Latest Activity: 4 hours ago
Welcome to your new home on the web. This is going to be a much more sociable place to get together - virtually. Our legacy site, www.gatorjug.org, will still be available for static info. Check the Codetown Events section for meeting info.
Meanwhile, take a look around CodeTown while you're here. This framework is Java-based with a PHP front end. We've got many groups here to peruse. Our meetings will be listed in the Events section.
All the best,
Did you know JaxJug meets the same day Gatorjug does? This month, Carol MacDonald is giving a talk. I asked her whether it would work for her to give the same Apache Spark talk at our GatorJug either the day before or after. That wasn't convenient, but she offered to do it 8/20 for Orlandojug. So stay tuned as I see whether that will work. Meanwhile, she said it would be ok for me to give her presentation for GatorJug! Check it out on the JaxJug site. Sound good? Let me know of presenters, presentations and venues y'all like and I'll do my best to accommodate.I'm just back from an amazing learning experience at www.solidcon.com in beautiful San Francisco. It's like a giant Gainesville ;). I'll talk about that at our next meeting, too.We'll meet next Wed at First Magnitude. Everyone seems to like it there.Oh, and OSCON is right around the corner! It's the best open source conference in the world. This year is the LAST YEAR it will be in Portland,…Continue
Started by Michael Levin 14 hours ago.
Full details and RSVP here. This month we'll meet at First Magnitude Brewery and have a relaxed "Open Spaces" style meeting. What is Open Spaces? That's inspired by the formal Open Spaces approach where the subjects that are most interesting get discussed. In our case, we have one member who just finished two smartphone apps, so those case studies are very interesting candidates for discussion. We have another member who is working with a startup that is adding lots of features to their website practically real time. I could go on, but I think you get the idea.First Magnitude has a big, open courtyard in back, so look for me and bring whatever you'd like to support your talk. Digital is great, too!FYI, GatorJUG has one ticket to Open Source Bridge to raffle off. It's a fantastic conference. We also may have discounts available to…Continue
Started by Michael Levin Jun 9.
I met Tim last July in Portland at OSCON. He's a cool, super interesting and funny guy. Senior editor at Slashdot. We hit it off right away. He lives in Austin and just hit the road for the 1000 mile drive to Gainesville! So, I hope you all can make the next GatorJUG on Wed. It's going to be great. Details here: http://www.codetown.com/events/gatorjug-slashdot-s-tim-lordSo, what is Slashdot? Slashdot is a website that carries news and information with a very active reading audience. My first blog used Slashdot's framework,…Continue
Started by Michael Levin May 8.