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Boulder Startup Week 2017: Call for Speakers

Boulder Startup Week 2017: Call for Speakers

I’m putting together some events centered around
– machine learning
– vr/ar
– cryptocurrency
– leadership / management of engineers
– other ‘future of tech’ kinds of topics
for Boulder Startup Week 2017 ( May 15 – 19 ). If you <3 community and are doing something interesting in the above areas, please let me know.

StartupCTO.io Feedback

StartupCTO.io Feedback

We're doing some 2017 planning for StartupCTO.io and would very much like to drive our roadmap based upon listeners' feedback.   Have you listened to the show?  If so, can you spare 2 minutes to fill out a quick survey about the podcast?  Click here. Read the article >>
Weekend Project: Transcri.pt

Weekend Project: Transcri.pt

One of my frustrations with podcasting at StartupCTO.io has been the lack of any easy-to-use, affordable, transcription tools.    It costs $1/ minute to transcribe audio to text. So I built something better.  Today I am launching transcri.pt - A tool that does transcription of text much cheaper than anyone else can.  The output is pretty good I think. Head on over to transcri.pt and Read the article >>
Slack For Communities

Slack For Communities

I'm really excited about the launch of Atomic Slack -- Atomic Slack is an add-on to Slack that builds features for communities of interest (as opposed to teams at work).  Their first feature is a daily digest of the most important messages on a slack team. I'm definitely going to use this on the Data Scientists Slack Team. Click here to check it out.  Read the article >>
Boulder Startup Week: May 11 – 15, 2015.

Boulder Startup Week: May 11 – 15, 2015.

Boulder Startup Week is a free, five day celebration of the Boulder Startup Community.  And it's next week! If you want to volunteer, click here. If you want to see the full event schedule, click here. If you want to see the data science track schedule, click here. If you want to see my schedule, click here. See you there!     Read the article >>
LinkedIn Recruiter Wall of Shame

LinkedIn Recruiter Wall of Shame

On this page, I will catalogue some of the worst recruiter spam I've gotten on LinkedIn: Why's it fail the cold outreach litmus test? No customization. No mention of a common interest or connection. No mention of my blog or github. Overly pitchy, no human touch. Why's it fail the cold outreach litmus test? No customization. No mention of a common interest or connection. No Read the article >>
Call for presenters — Boulder Startup Week 2014 Dev Track

Call for presenters — Boulder Startup Week 2014 Dev Track

Boulder Startup Week is May 12 - May 16th this year. I am running the dev track. The session are as follows: All about Functional Programming - Functional programming relies upon the fact that we can define an entire system in terms of a pure, atemporal, stateless mapping from inputs to outputs, and this fact holds for us a singular promise: that it is possible, and desirable, to write programs Read the article >>