hacking

How to understand your team's irrational behavior

Lightning talk: Hacking humans
Jono Bacon describes a singular passion that motivates his career in open source: "Figuring out how we can build strong, inclusive, effective...Read more

9 productivity hacks of a tech leader

Red Hat CEO on productivity
There are two components of productivity—doing the right things and doing those things efficiently. If you want to maximize your productivity, start...Read more

How to teach hacking in school and open up education

Whatever you may have heard about hackers, the truth is they do something really, really well: discover. Hackers are motivated, resourceful, and...Read more

Wrapping up the Summer of Code at the Googleplex

Google Summer of Code annual Mentor Summit
Over 280 attendees representing 177 mentoring organizations gathered for a two-day, code-munity extravaganza celebrating the conclusion of Google...Read more

We all need to take it offline now and then

get offline
We're at a particularly interesting time in technology, the Internet, the open source movements, and what accessibility means. We get the ability to...Read more

How civic hackers can build apps that last

open government apps
This is a condensed version of the blog post: Hey Civic Hackers! How about leaving the ninja skills at home and building really useful applications?...Read more

Dries Buytaert keynote: Drupal more than content management

DrupalCon Portland 2013
I arrived a few minutes early to the main hall of the Oregon Convention Center in preparation for Drupalcon's opening keynote by Dries Buytaert . A...Read more

Civic coding strengthens open source skills

civic hacking in government
I’ve been thinking a bit too much lately about GitHub and Drupal.org . More broadly, I’ve had my mind on open source + community. Sometimes this is...Read more