Boris Mann

@bmann

Mostly building Open Source. Community. Future of Work.

Vancouver, BC
Joined October 2006

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  1. 9 hours ago

    Want to add other languages? Here's a great translations contributions guide that wrote -- this is a great way to learn a bit about open source contributions, git, and Github -- and we're happy to support people.

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  2. 9 hours ago

    In grand tradition, the first three translations we have for are English, Spanish (bounty contributed!) and Pirate.

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  3. Retweeted
    10 hours ago

    Join us for Segfault, a confidential evening to share the kind of learnings that only come from spectacular infrastructure failure. It’s from 6:30-8:30m on Thursday, October 18th at our Vancouver office in Yaletown. Follow the link below to RSVP:

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  4. 12 hours ago

    This comparison of deployment / hosting options by is exactly what I would have written. I still favour Heroku over Dokku because my time is most definitely worth $7 / month per app I care about.

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  5. Retweeted
    12 hours ago

    “If you want a natively digital nation, or a state, or a city, or whatever, my message today is you actually need to be bold enough to create some new institutions; institutions that are of the internet, not on the internet.”

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  6. 21 hours ago

    This will likely also be of interest to and likely more ;)

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  7. 21 hours ago

    We��re meeting next Tuesday, Oct 9th, at 6pm, in to talk websites, wikis, and podcasting. are coming. Maybe . Leave a comment if you’re coming.

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  8. 21 hours ago
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    I believe that I have been inadvertently helping to guide towards governance capture by developers. I thank for outlining this in a way that will hopefully let me steer towards blockchains as global public utilities.

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  9. Oct 4

    Code training on phones! Yaaaaas. Just what this lapsed coder needs. Now all we need is this in dapp form on powered by (Feel free to steal this idea for Hackathon!)

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  10. Oct 4

    Caught up with who is doing great work in his new role at TELUS in . He is building awesome Node / React teams tackling some really big systems across Canada.

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  11. Oct 4

    All of these activities are sensing mechanisms. Some of us are used to some of these activities from open source collaboration, but the shared resource nature of blockchains with no one in charge makes for new learnings.

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  12. Retweeted
    Oct 4

    I am blown away! Just got word that our info session is ! Pls go to - the info we will be sharing is already posted there

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  13. Oct 4

    If you are going to be at the hackathon and plan to work on EIPs & Interoperability, I highly recommend you add your topics here very soon cooked up an awesome -powered scheme that will lead to some "uniques" being awarded.

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  14. Oct 4

    And then there were three! is working with us , owning the FISSION Translate development, plus handling technical & non-technical bounties. Also: writing great blog posts to better explain what we're doing!

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  15. Oct 4

    Also, that we're committed to squash? Or something? This development stuff seems very multi-disciplinary!

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  16. Oct 4

    I have been informed that "force push" is not, actually, an exciting new feature of our magic themed codebase.

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  17. Oct 4

    I believe these dedicated paths for “cars” are a luxury.

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  18. Retweeted
    Oct 3

    So much this. Renters are more than “mortgage helpers.” The world does not revolve around homeowners’ needs.

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  19. Oct 3

    Was out on the water last night with my friend Mike. Here’s sunset over the RVYC Jericho docks as we were coming back in.

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  20. Retweeted
    Oct 3

    Using raw patent grants as your measure of national innovation is like using the number of tweets as your measure of insightful discourse.

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