Engineer, Mad Scientist, DorkbotPDX overlord, PDXScala cat herder, Code mangler, Systems wrangler. Former Texan.
Scala in the lovely Pacific NW (Portland, Oregon, to be precise)
pdxfunc is a study/user group exploring functional programming in Portland, Oregon. The group welcomes programmers with any level of experience or interest in any functional language, including Haskell, Lisp, OCaml, and others.
pdxdevops is a Portland, Oregon user group that explores the glorious intersection of software development and systems operations, and shares practical advice on working effectively in an era of agile infrastructure, server automation and cloud computing.
Q: Dork what? A: Dorkbot. It's people doing strange things with electricity. In Portland. Q: Are you dorks just about robots? A: No. Q: Do you dorks all build robots? A: No. Q: What, besides robots, do people in this group do? A: A lot of things. Among others: circuit bending, hardware hacking, genera...