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Josh Davis
Works at Amazon.com
Attended Iowa State University
Lives in Seattle, Washington
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The fifth newsletter is out today: Out of the Box. Catch up on development and more. 
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+Josh Davis this isn't looking quite as monthly as we had all envisioned ;-)

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Take a look at what has been happening in the last month of #Neovim. Things are progressing quite well, I'd say =]
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The first newsletter is out for the progress of #Neovim. What do you all think?
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Writing a newsletter is a great idea!
I have great hopes for Neovim!
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The lead developer of Neovim, +Thiago Arruda, just posted a new update detailing the progress of Neovim. Check it out.
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The Neovim Bountysource page now supports Team donations. Head over there if you missed the Fundraiser.
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There's only 10 days left to contribute and help #Neovim  out with BountySource.
Refactor vim to enable more advanced features and plugins.
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Pledges have slowed down in the past few days :(
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The latest newsletter is out. Happy Thanksvimming, all.
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The Myth of the Genius Programmer is one of my favorite talks because I believed in the myth for so long. My latest blog post looks at how I overcame the myth.
A year ago I decided to put myself out there and face my fear of being vulnerable by starting a blog. I look at what has happened since then and how great of an experience it has been.
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I just wanted to say that i'm in your situation from 1 year ago. :P Just starting to put myself out there.
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I woke up this morning to over 2,000 (and counting) responses to the Neovim poll. At first I thought the poll was being gamed but then I saw it on the front page of HackerNews.
I am convinced that Vim's greatest asset and risk is Bram Moolenar. Bram is a talented, experienced developer, and I commend him for creating Vim. But he is the only person with write access to Vim's codebase. The primary author of NeoVim is Thiago de Arruda. Thiago tried to work with Bram, ...
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+Justin M. Keyes has just been added to the #Neovim  team. He will be taking over some of the management roles that +Thiago Arruda has been doing. This will allow Thiago to focus more on development. Check out the announcement link below for more details on his duties.
Another thing: For now on, tests can be written in lua or moonscript. Initially I have chosen moonscript because I find it very pleasing to read/write, while also taking care of some lua boilerplate, but it's clear that it bothers developers making important contributions to the project(@ZyX-I, ...
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It's absolutely awesome to see #Neovim speeding up this way! 
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The new website design is here! What do you all think?
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Mobile version looks great
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Tagline
I never save anything for the swim back.
Introduction
I like simple things that work well. I'm passionate in all that I do. I think learning is the ultimate pursuit of humankind.
Bragging rights
I have lots of fluffy socks and cats love me.
Education
  • Iowa State University
    Computer Science, 2009 - 2014
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Other names
Joshua
Work
Occupation
Software Engineer
Skills
Python, C, JavaScript
Employment
  • Amazon.com
    Software Development Engineer, 2014 - present
    Engineer with AWS on the Elastic Beanstalk team.
  • Amazon.com
    SDE Intern, 2013 - 2013
    Software Development Engineering Intern on the eCommerce Platform Services team.
  • Digi International
    Software Engineering Intern, 2012 - 2012
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Currently
Seattle, Washington
Previously
Ames, Iowa - Minneapolis, Minnesota - Algona, Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa