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Web Work

ruby2irb2gif - hacked in March 2013
apprentice us - launched in Apr 2012
Groupon - contributing since Nov 2009
Mad Mimi - launched in Feb 2008

Open Source

Holacracy Cheat Sheet - begun in October 2013
fakeredis - committer since March 2012
iPull - begun in June 2011
simple_pusher - released in 2010
Mad Mimi Mailer - released in 2009
Dynect API - released in 2008
TamTam: Inline CSS - released in 2007
Watir on Rails - released in 2006
SafariWatir - released in 2006

Books

Create an Apprenticeship Program: Bridge Your Talent Gap - a work-in-progress
Apprenticeship Patterns: Guidance for the Aspiring Software Craftsman - written 2005-2009
order on Amazon in Japanese in Chinese in Korean on iOS released under Creative Commons

Watch, Listen

WBEZ: Apprenticeships may be route for young job seekers - May 2014
Podcast: On Unexpected Career Merges and Apprenticeship Patterns - May 2014
Bytes over Bagels - March 2013
CBS Chicago on Dev Bootcamp Chicago - February 2013
Thoughts on Mobile Makers - August 2012
Mentoring at Code Academy - May 2012
Geekfest for ugtastic - Apr 2012
What is Heedful Programming? - Aug 2011
Scottish Ruby Conference keynote - Apr 2011
Teach Me To Code: episode 43 - Dec 2010
.NET Rocks: Developing Your Career! at Øredev - Nov 2010
Interviewed by Liam McClennan - Apr 2010
Growing Mad Mimi: Sharing Disruptive Techniques at Chicago Ruby - Dec 2009
Apprenticeship Patterns interview by Obie Fernandez for InfoQ - Nov 2009
Apprenticing to Mastery at QCon San Francisco - Nov 2009
Apprenticing to Mastery at Software Craftsmanship North America - Aug 2009
Watir Podcast: SafariWatir and Software Craftsmanship - Jun 2009
Rubiverse: Software Craftsmanship - Mar 2009
Another conversation with Corey Haines - Feb 2009
A conversation with Corey Haines - Dec 2008
Wash Your Hands - WindyCityRails 2008

Journeyman Tour

Part 1: Sweden and Øredev - Nov 2010
Part 2: Ohio, Virginia, North Carolina, Cape Town, and Aruba - Jan/Feb 2011
Part 3: London and Scotland - Apr 2011

Articles

Learn to Code, Get a Job -- Then What? - Jun 2014
Career Accelerators: The Future of Adult Education - Apr 2014
An Old-School Solution for Today's Skills Gap: Apprenticeships - Feb 2014
Inside the Mind of the “@redsquirrel” Dave Hoover RoboToaster and Built in Chicago - Apr 18, 2012
Do YOU know Resque? RubyLearning.com - Nov 8, 2010
Mail on Rails [PragPub] - Oct 7, 2009
Argument Interceptor by Tyler Jennings - May 5, 2006
The Interactive Canvas and Internet Explorer also at XML.com - Apr 16, 2006
Canvas, Ajax, and the Supertrain also at XML.com - Dec 23, 2005
The Empty Cup [StickyMinds.com] - Dec 12, 2005
Experts, Craftsmen, and Ignorance [StickyMinds.com] - Aug 29, 2005
Ping-Pong Programming [StickyMinds.com] - Jun 6, 2005
Understandable Code - Dec 12, 2004
Time Saving Testing Techniques - Oct 27, 2004
Power, Values and Agility [Agile Times] - Apr 2, 2004
Code Complete on Extreme Programming - Oct 10, 2003
Marathons and Software - Sep 15, 2003

Playground

GrouDASHpon - begun in May 2010 mentioned in the changelog at 17:36
17cards - begun in Jan 2010
SudokuScanner - launched in Spring 2009
Run. Track. Run. - developed during Rails Rumble 2008
Tweet Nodes - hacked in Apr 2008
Baby Squirrel Tracker - Apr 16, 2006
The Supertrain - Dec 23, 2005
The Lightweight Visual Thesaurus - hacked in Oct 2005
Monty Hall on Ajax - Aug 28, 2005
Quote Manager Project - Jan 2005
Unbeatable Tic Tac Toe - Feb 2004

Quote -- a rotating list of quotes that you can pause.





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