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In this talk recorded at FutureRuby, Collin Miller explains the problems of encoding programs as text and takes a look at promising solutions such as Intentional Programming.


A self-described "home-school-drop-out" from south-east Iowa. Collin Miller believes in the bounty of invention and solutions for promise deliver*. When not using a computer Collin enjoys riding bicycles and Improvisational acting. For more information:

About the conference

FutureRuby isn't a Ruby conference, but a conference for Rubyists. This is a call to order - a congress of the curious characters that drew us to this community in the first place. We have a singular opportunity to express a long-term vision, a future where Ruby drives creativity and prosperity without being dampened by partisan politics.

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Dec 11, 2009

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  • bad presentation

    by Andreas Kleffel,

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    InfoQ generally has always good content. Why the need for such bla bla?

  • Re: bad presentation

    by Gurpreet Saini,

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    It floors me that such a reaction comes from technical people. We should always be looking at how technology can be democratized -- which is what Intentional, Subtext, and this fellow are aiming for. What is so bla bla about it? To me, it is a rallying cry for our industry to stop pretending like we have all the answers (e.g. programs as text), grow up a little and be innovative.

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