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Josh Simmons
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Lives in Santa Rosa, CA
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My 90-minute tutorial on Becoming a Web Developer is now available for viewing online :D Thank you, SCaLE 14x, for the recording.

PS. Full run time is actually 102 minutes. Sorry!
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Hi everyone, I am super pleased to say that, with each successive CFP, I am seeing more and more accessibility talks. Y'all are doing great work.

I'm hoping we can keep that trend going with OSCON 2016 in Austin. The CFP just opened and closes on November 24 :-)
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4.5 years. 12 nonprofit websites donated. 158 events. 1,000 members (or 500, depending on who you ask). Cofounding WIMP is the thing I am most proud of in this life. We changed what it means to be a media professional in Sonoma County.

But it's time for me to move on.
We met April 6th, 2011. It’s easy to recall, because the meetup was registered the same day. That’s the 1st sign we were gunna kick ass.
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I <3 Postgres
 
Please, security test our code!
Since Oracle was so nice as to remind everyone what software security is really like with closed-source software, I wanted to remind people how finding and reporting security issues works in PostgreSQL: Feel free to "reverse engineer" the code.  In fact, he...
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Heads up, web devs! The Fluent CFP is open.
 
Get ready, get set, GO! We're seeking people to share their skills and stories at #FluentConf  2016. CFP closes September 21:
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Save another 20% off #OSCON  with discount code FOJS.
 
Today is the deadline for #OSCON  Early Registration. Don't miss your chance to save on five days of discovery and celebration with the open source community:
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Today's the last day to put in for the #OSCON  CFP!
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Rest in peace, my friend. Oliver Sacks was a science communicator like no other. 
A touching celebration of the "intense sense of love, death, and transience, inseparably mixed." "I have been able to see my life as from
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Home sweet home. 
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CFP is open for Ignite Amsterdam! We'll be doing a combined Ignite between Solid, Velocity, and OSCON.
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I've had a few people approach me in person with questions. On the off chance someone not in Sonoma County watches this and has questions, you can find me here on G+ or on Twitter @joshsimmons

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Gotta love living in the North Bay.
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LOL. Damn, caught me red handed xD Thanks, +Tina Watson.
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Technologist & Social Entrepreneur
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Web development, marketing, leadership
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Santa Rosa, CA
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San Diego, CA - La Mesa, CA - Rohnert Park, CA - Willits, CA - Novato, CA
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PO Box 2322, Rohnert Park, CA 94927
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biz + tech + science + art = a whole lot of geek
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Hello, world! I'm a web developer slash marketer turned entrepreneur and community builder, fascinated with everything philosophy, psychology, and technology.

I'm also a North Bay native that wears many hats - notably, I am co-founder of Web & Interactive Media Professionals (aka, WIMP) and community manager at O'Reilly Media.
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  • Santa Rosa Junior College
    Philosophy, 2008
  • San Diego State University
    Journalism, 2006 - 2007
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Joshua Riley Simmons, Josh Simmons
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