Deployment made easy with Zeit

Guillermo Rauch created socket.io and got the internet excited about WebSockets. Now he’s teamed up and created a new cloud company – Zeit – and they are kicking the internet again with “now.” Just create a folder, put some files or an app in it and type “now” and you’ve deployed a cloud scale app. How is it possible? Guillermo schools Scott on all things now.

Renewing the Kalingo Language with Dr. Keisha Marie Josephs

Keisha Josephs (soon to be Dr. Keisha Josephs!) is a Linguist and Web Developer. She’s also Kalinago – a member of the Indigenous people of the Caribbean – and very passionate about renewing interest in the Kalinago language. She’ll be using her graduate work and web/app development skills to make it happen! She talks to Scott about the fundamentals of learning languages (both web and spoken) and how she sees the future of her peoples’ language.

The Road to Lead Developer with Linda Kamau of Ushahidi

Linda Kamau is the Lead Software Developer for Ushahidi based out of Nairobi. She also is a co-founder at AkiraChix, a non-profit that offers technical training and outreach for young women. Linda talks to Scott about her journey and how she plowed forward even when obstacles were in her way.