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Gina Trapani, tech writer and web developer - The Official Web S

Hello I'm Gina Trapani. I co-founded and lead development on ThinkUp, a social data insights engine. I also build Todo.txt, blog at, and tweet at @ginatrapani. I'm probably best known for founding Lifehacker in 2005. Here's my formal, complete bio.

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The Hacker's Dictionary Welcome to The Hacker's Dictionary, a comprehensive compendium of hacker slang illuminating many aspects of hackish tradition, folklore, and humor. Introduction: The purpose and scope of this File A Few Terms: Of Slang, Jargon and Techspeak Revision History: How the File came to be With frames or without frames: The Hacker's Dictionary Appendix A: Hacker Folklore Appendix B: A Portrait of J. Random Hacker Appendix C: Helping Hacker Culture Grow Bibliography: For your further enjoyment Jargon Construction: How hackers invent jargon Hacker Writing Style: How they write Email Quotes: And the Inclusion Problem Hacker Speech Style: How hackers talk International Style: Some notes on usage outside the U.S. Lamer-speak: Crackers, Phreaks, and Lamers Pronunciation Guide: How to read the pronunciation keys Other Lexicon Conventions: How to read lexicon entries Format for New Entries: How to submit new entries for the File

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CommNexus Elects 11 Technology Industry Leaders to the Board of Directors PRLog (Press Release) - Dec. 5, 2011 - San Diego – December 5, 2011 – CommNexus, San Diego’s non-profit technology association and technology incubator (EvoNexus), announces the election of 11 new board directors committed to assisting the organization in providing programs and services that will continue to help propel the high tech industry and our region forward. “The value CommNexus brings to the innovation economy is deeply dependant on the passion and contributions of its directors,” said Rory Moore, CEO of CommNexus. “The board understands the importance of growing the innovation sector and, more importantly, how to accomplish it. Every director is a stakeholder in the success of this mission. We are honored to have the new directors and the employees they represent join our organization.”

Sidr - A jQuery plugin for creating side menus You will be able to create multiple sidrs on both sides of your web to make responsives menus (or not, it works perfectly on desktop too). It uses CSS3 transitions (and fallbacks to $.animate with older browsers) and it supports multiple source types. Get started

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Unearthing Gardening Traditions in Minneapolis « Food Forward TV A “glyph” of the Mexica concept of Zenteotl– Nahuatl for “First Energy:” the energy from the universe that materialized upon earth and made the creation of corn possible. “We have been able to unearth our traditions,” said Deborah Ramos about the Zenteotl project that she started in Minnesota in 2006. The Zenteotl Project, which in Nahuatl means, “first energy,” is meant to unite the Latino community of Central and South Minneapolis through art, traditional Mexica dance, and the traditional cultivation of corn. The project started as a multi-media performance created by Deborah, a visual artist, after traveling to Mexico and learning from traditional teachers about the origins of corn. She learned that corn is not like any other plant, it needs to grow within a community of other corn, and it needs a direct relationship with humans.

Quadratic residue code A quadratic residue code is a type of cyclic code. There is a quadratic residue code of length over the finite field whenever PhoneGap Beginner's Guide eBook: $26.99 Formats: $22.94 save 15%! Print + free eBook + free PacktLib access to the book: $71.98 Print cover: $44.99