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Check out our little picture gallery, featuring Stallman, DHH, Rasmus, and whole bunch of hardware hackers. It only gets better from here!
OpenROV’s David Lang and Eric Stackpole built the mini submarine as a gift to the growing community of DIY ocean explorers.
“We’re hoping to modernize the curriculum to make coding easier to teach,” said Hadi Partovi, creator of Code.org.
What happens when you put a bunch of soldering irons, electronic components, and simulated car dashboards in front of a bunch of software hackers?
Data scientists are the new rock stars. At Devbeat, we heard from Pivotal’s team lead Hulya Farinas about how developers can make the jump.
“I like solving problems — I don’t like programming. It’s tedious,” said the creator of PHP on stage at our DevBeat conference.
The chief operating officer of Pivotal Labs, Edward Hieatt, has some pithy advice for development teams — and a new metric to go along with it.
Richard Stallman vehemently believes that software should be free, and treated with the same reverence as free speech.
Github cofounder Tom Preston-Werner delivered a rousing keynote speech on how the Internet is changing the way we work at our DevBeat conference.
The DevBeat Makeathon is our brand new hardware hackathon for developers to build robots, wearables, or whatever they can dream up!
And you can get all that fancy book learnin’ for just $99, too. Read on, friends.
Guest Post Hadi and Ali Partovi are the co-founders of Code.org.
Sometimes after a black hat gets caught, they find themselves suddenly on the white hat side with the opportunity to help government agencies or start a security company. Here are five examples of people who did just that.
Guest Post When implemented correctly, reactive programming is the ultimate nirvana. Those 500 lines of code are distilled away, maintenance almost disappears, and developers are empowered to operate at unprecedented speed.
You couldn’t find a better way to spend a hundred bucks. It’s going to be, as originally promised, the best damn hacker conference you’ve ever seen.
Put in a few hours, get back the time of your life at the best damn hacker conference you’ve seen. Couldn’t be easier.
Guest Post As developers and designers, it is in our interest to make the web a better medium — and web standards are a huge part of that process.
Editor’s Pick Always be hacking. Always be shipping. Optimize later. Learn to say no. And many other tips from devs already on top of their game.
He’s a musician, a dancer, a character actor, and the last great hacker. What’s not to love?
Instead of sticking our best speakers in boring old fireside chats, we’re putting ‘em on the spot with a live version of a Reddit Ask Me Anything thread.
Editor’s Pick Github execs tell us that government IT projects should be open source by default, particularly in light of the technical issues with HealthCare.gov.
It’s never been a better time to pick up programming.
Matt Rogers is doing a one-on-one job interview (his first) to explain how he went from being an iPod software developer to the head technical honcho at one of the most exciting hardware startups.
We’re counting down the days until DevBeat 2013. It’s like an Advent calendar for nerds — wait, next year, we should totally make DevBeat countdown calendars. Thoughts?
DevBeat is now less than a month away, and our sick agenda is jam-packed with hacker-speakers, each more impressive than the last
Editor’s Pick These 4 CEOs are all skilled coders, but they spend little-to-no time actually writing code. The ability to code, however, is an important part of their ability to grow their startups and effectively lead their teams.
For our inaugural speaker lineup, we’ve worked hard to get speakers you can really respect, opinionated hackers with fascinating talks, and industry veterans with a lifetime’s worth of career experience to share.
We’re thrilled to announce that CEO & Founder of New Relic Lew Cirne will be speaking at DevBeat, taking place November 12-13, 2013, in San Francisco.
We’re thrilled to announce that PHP creator Rasmus Lerdorf will be speaking at DevBeat, taking place November 12-13, 2013, in San Francisco.
We’re thrilled to announce that Creator of Ruby on Rails David Heinemeir Hansson will be speaking at DevBeat, taking place November 12-13, 2013, in San Francisco.
A Creative Cloud expert demonstrates some of the simple but powerful potential of Adobe’s latest apps in this exclusive video.
We’re thrilled to announce that GitHub Co-Founder and CEO Tom Preston-Werner will be speaking at DevBeat, taking place November 12-13, 2013, in San Francisco.
While some developers use the social network to talk about industry stuff, others use it to talk about their lives, observations, and dinner plans. Here are the 5 we love best.
As VentureBeat’s been working on putting together our first developer conference, DevBeat, we’ve been thinking a lot about how to make the show a great experience for all kinds of developers.
Richard Stallman created GNU, which in turn gave birth to the Linux operating system. He is a hero in the world of free software and is one of the most committed, passionate people I’ve ever met.
Welcome to two days of hands-on experiences with the best companies and the best hackers in the world. No panels, no fluff, no filler. And we have a whole track of Master Classes just to teach you new ways to code.