Profile

Cover photo
Doug Orleans
Worked at PayPal
Attended Northeastern University
Lives in Somerville, MA
489 followers|25,342 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1's

Stream

Doug Orleans

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Did they play this again at the end of the set?
1
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
You know where the only place I ever hit the +1 button is?  Google Reader.
8
2
Jeff Fournier's profile photoDan Wallach's profile photoChris Shabsin's profile photoClay Caviness's profile photo
4 comments
 
Feedly seems to properly extract your Reader state. Everything I had starred in Reader is now "bookmarked" in Feedly. It's not perfect (different keyboard commands, etc.), but it's good enough.
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
Octopus Project at TT's.
1
1
Scooter Burch's profile photoDoug Orleans's profile photo
3 comments
 
it looks extra psychedelic with the circle and arrows in the center!
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
I'll be heading back to Fort Lauderdale for work this Sunday, for three weeks. Do I know anyone who will be in South Florida during that time (Feb 12–Mar 3)? (I doubt it, but I was wrong last time...
1
Diana Lafornara's profile photo
 
Not going to be there, but I have many a nerdly friend there as I am from Miami. If you are looking for something to do I could ask around.
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
3
1
Joe Johnston's profile photoErik Ostrom's profile photoDoug Jones's profile photopeter k's profile photo
3 comments
 
Hello, Monopoly!
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
Andrew Plotkin reveals the plan behind our IF Comp '11 metapuzzle.
IFComp is over, and it turns out I entered this year! Cold Iron placed fifteenth of 38 entries. It's a tiny little game -- so if you're hungry for Zarf IF, you can either be disappointed that it's so small or happy that it only took a few days of my time to write. But I think it's pretty good, and reviewers seem happy with the quality of work (if not the quantity). But there's more to the story than that. I collaborated with three other Boston I...
1
Ruth Alfasso's profile photo
 
evil!
Add a comment...
In his circles
481 people
Have him in circles
489 people
Benjamin Beckwith's profile photo
Andrew Boardman's profile photo
Josh Bluestein's profile photo
Penny McCall's profile photo
Jing-ta Chow's profile photo
Jens Axel Søgaard's profile photo
Philip Lafornara's profile photo
Jonathan Blask's profile photo
Haki Crisden's profile photo

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
The other day I used a slider to have G+ notify me about all Friends posts.  I want to slide that back down to where it was, but I can't find the slider again!  Help?
1
peter k's profile photoDoug Orleans's profile photo
2 comments
 
That's it, thanks!
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
Story of my life.
9
1
Daniel Rinehart's profile photo
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
I'm writing this from a hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Two weeks ago I would never have guessed that I'd be here now, but life is funny that way... I had been nominally looking for a full-time job since October when I got back from my trip to Great Britain. I hadn't actually gotten around to applying for jobs; a few recruiter cold-calls had led to a few interviews last month, but nothing panned out. Then, the weekend before last, a friend and...
10
Jacqueline Ashwell's profile photoDoug Jones's profile photoLynn Cherny's profile photoAdri Kliger's profile photo
5 comments
 
Yay,congrats!
Add a comment...

Doug Orleans

Shared publicly  - 
 
Made a page for my MIT Mystery Hunt team, because why not. Please join if you're on the team!
We do the work, you do the pleasure!
1
1
Doug Orleans's profile photoMIT Mystery Hunt's profile photo
 
And by "join" I mean "add to your 'Following' circle". I guess?
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
481 people
Have him in circles
489 people
Benjamin Beckwith's profile photo
Andrew Boardman's profile photo
Josh Bluestein's profile photo
Penny McCall's profile photo
Jing-ta Chow's profile photo
Jens Axel Søgaard's profile photo
Philip Lafornara's profile photo
Jonathan Blask's profile photo
Haki Crisden's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Software Developer
Skills
Web development, Ruby on Rails, Javascript
Employment
  • PayPal
    Software Engineer 3, 2012 - 2015
  • Appleseed Software Consulting
    Software Consultant, 2009 - 2012
  • Gensym
    Senior Software Engineer, 2005 - 2007
  • Northeastern University
    Research Assistant, 1996 - 2003
  • Pure Software
    Software Engineer, 1992 - 1995
  • MCNA Dental
    Software Engineer, 2011 - 2012
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Somerville, MA
Previously
South Jersey - SF Bay Area
Contact Information
Home
Mobile
(978) 987-5084
Email
Address
882 Broadway #3R Somerville, MA 02144
Apps with Google+ Sign-in
  • Monument Valley
  • Hoplite
Story
Tagline
See my LiveJournal for personal posts, and my Tumblr for links.
Education
  • Northeastern University
    Computer Science, 1995 - 2005
  • University of California, Berkeley
    Computer Science, 1988 - 1992
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Birthday
November 10
Relationship
Single
Other names
Douglas Kevin Orleans
Doug Orleans's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Tetrobot and Co. - Google Play의 Android 앱
market.android.com

*** Special Discount - 30% OFF - this offer ends on April 23 ***Tetrobot and Co. is a pure puzzle game, created by a team of puzzle lovers f

Relativistic Alignment Models: “Seven Senses”
dbisvirtual.blogspot.com

The 2nd edition AD&D Player's Handbook (1989) notes that alignment is an important tool in roleplaying, but emphasizes that it should be “a

Death Metal English
www.jwz.org

Adjectives: In Death Metal English, they're like guitar solos. You aren't using enough. Add more. My favorite thing about Death Metal Englis

Wikipedia as a Printed Book | Brandnew
www.brandnew.uk.com

I am sure you are all aware of Wikipedia, and probably use it on a regular basis, but have you ever considered how big this resource actuall

Post Position » Round and Duels — Duets Published
nickm.com

I have two new digital pieces (one a collaboration) that have just been published by James O'Sullivan's New Binary Press: · Round is a compu

Confidence vs. Introversion
www.varacalli.com

I've been reading a lot of articles about networking recently. Many of them mention that meeting new people requires confidence; don't fear

Venture Bros history : Todd Alcott
www.toddalcott.com

It's my intention to take up analyzing the Venture Bros episodes as they are aired, so I found this especially helpful. Tags: movies ·. 4 Co

Life Inside Brewster's Magnificent Contraption
ascii.textfiles.com

This essay is going to tell you at the end to subscribe to the Internet Archive. If you want to go ahead and do that now, the link is here.

Orbital Speed
what-if.xkcd.com

Answering your hypothetical questions with physics, every Tuesday. New: @whatifnumbers, a Twitter feed of numbers I find while answering que

Why mobile web apps are slow
sealedabstract.com

I've had an unusual number of interesting conversations spin out of my previous article documenting that mobile web apps are slow. This has

Jar with a Twist
nazligreen.tumblr.com

Jar with a Twist http://jarwithatwist.com/

1190: Time | xkcd
blog.xkcd.com

On Friday, xkcd #1190—Time—came to an end. It was a huge project, but since it was all concealed within a single comic panel, I thought I'd

Give The Anarchist A Cigarette: Counterculture legend Mick Farren dies w...
dangerousminds.net

“This is British amphetamine psychosis music and if you don’t like it you can fuck off and listen to your Iron Butterfly albums”—Mick Farren

From TVs to tablets: Everything you love, across all your screens
feedproxy.google.com

When I was growing up, my family had a single screen we huddled around every day: the television set in the living room. Nowadays, we “huddl

The Secret History of Dominion
dominionstrategy.com

The “Secret Histories” are a series of articles by Donald X. Vaccarino, detailing the evolution and development of a particular expansion. T

Great news for schizophrenics
www.jwz.org

Sky Deutschland to broadcast adverts directly into train passengers' heads: Passengers leaning their head against the window will "hear" adv

Shoot low, they might be crawling • internationalsadhits: Davy Graham pe...
quartzcity.tumblr.com

internationalsadhits: Davy Graham performing “She Moved Through the Fair” on the UK television show “Hullabaloo,” c. 1963. “Punctuated equil

Just Make your Thing - jmac blog
blog.jmac.org

A five-minute talk I gave at YAPC::NA earlier this month, on the topic of project focus. The context is Perl (due to audience) and game prog