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Another week...

by Joel Spolsky
Monday, October 15, 2007

This week's travels: Arlington (outside Washington, DC), Atlanta, Dallas, Austin, and Boulder (outside Denver).

You can still sign up. We've been doing a pretty good job of getting everyone in, so don't worry if you're waitlisted... we'll probably fit you in.

Thursday's Austin event will be available on the internet, somehow, thanks to NewTek who will be bringing a TriCaster... a backpack-sized broadcast studio. Details to be announced.

Coming in November: Dublin, London, Cambridge, Amsterdam, and Copenhagen. More details later this week.

Have you been wondering about Distributed Version Control? It has been a huge productivity boon for us, so I wrote Hg Init, a Mercurial tutorial—check it out!

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About the author.

I’m Joel Spolsky, co-founder of Fog Creek Software, a New York company that proves that you can treat programmers well and still be highly profitable. Programmers get private offices, free lunch, and work 40 hours a week. Customers only pay for software if they’re delighted. We make Trello, insanely simple project management, FogBugz, an enlightened bug tracker designed to help great teams develop brilliant software, and Kiln, which simplifies source control. I’m also the co-founder and CEO of Stack Exchange. More about me.

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