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Syndicated 2008-11-26 05:02:22 from i am ruinous

What’s new in Phoenix Tech

Today a new site launched that will cover the goings-on in Phoenix Startups and Technolgoy.  Daily Hoopla will be hunting down cool companies in Phoenix and get them to spill the beans on what they are up to.  If you know a good company in Phoenix that deserves some attention, please send in your suggestions.

Syndicated 2008-09-04 18:14:55 from i am ruinous

What Does Daddy Do?

My 5 year old (also named Jade) had a homework assignment for Kindergarten where he had to explain “What do your parents do at work?”

This is what he came up with all on his own:

What Does Daddy Do?

For those of you who can’t decipher Kindergarten handwriting that says

Dad

  1. Fixes Computers
  2. Writes Programs
  3. Makes Websites
How funny is that?

Syndicated 2008-08-29 06:17:02 from i am ruinous

Arizona Republic Article from TiE Event

Today I was quoted in the Arizona Republic on the back page of the Business section based on the panel I spoke on at TiE.

Here is the article:

AZ Republic 8-28-2008

AZ Republic 8-28-2008

Syndicated 2008-08-29 05:59:43 from i am ruinous

Speaking at AZ TiE

I was recently asked to join a panel at the Arizona Chapter of TiE (a network of entrepreneurs “founded to inspire, foster and support entrepreneurship”).  I will be speaking on Wednesday August 13th at the panel titled New Product Development - At the Heart of Every New Venture.

Syndicated 2008-08-12 06:07:04 from i am ruinous

Quoted in Arizona Republic

I was interviewed a few weeks ago about “Fun in the Workplace.” It was really nice to talk to the reporter, Patricia Bathurst, about my opinions on creating a fun, yet productive workplace. I only got a small quote in this article but Patricia has expressed interest in doing a full piece on Integrum sometime this summer.Arizona Republic Article

Syndicated 2008-06-04 07:04:08 from i am ruinous

bizAZ’s 35 Entrepreneurs Under 35

I was lucky enough to be selected as one of bizAZ’s 35 Entrepreneurs Under 35! Check out the May/June edition of bizAZ. bizaz.com doesn’t have any good online information so I will scan and post my article soon.

Syndicated 2008-06-03 03:19:19 from iamruinous.com

Twitter + XMPP + Ruby == ZOMG!

This is a placeholder for my lightning talk at MountainWest RubyConf. I’ll add more content later. kthxbye.

Check out my example application at TwitterSign and fork the source at http://github.com/iamruinous/twittersign.

Or even better use TwitterProps!

Big thanks to Matt Gist for the ideas for both twittersign and twitterprops and all the design work he put into twittersign.

Keynote presentation *BEWARE: silliness ahead

Syndicated 2008-03-29 19:29:00 (Updated 2008-03-29 19:29:51) from i am ruinous. - Home

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