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Part 2 of my series on Developer Relations: The Core Competencies of Developer Relations.

Link: https://medium.com/google-developers/the-core-competencies-of-developer-relations-f3e1c04c0f5b
Building a Team That Can Change the World
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Good luck +Kyle Parker!
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The view from this lookout point in the Robert Louis Stevenson State Park just north of Calistoga is pretty sweet.
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It's an awesome view, but as a photo, this is bad lighting; can't even see the face there. And what's that shadow to the left of his shoulder? 
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Speechless at I/O is on at 4p in room 3! I'm back as the defending champion, but Speechless veteran +Chet Haase​ and newcomer +Ellie Powers​ are amongst this year's list of impressive challengers. We'll either be funny or embarrass ourselves in the attempt -- either way it should be fun to watch.
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One of my favorite sessions! Great job!
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Moments before we start #IO15! What announcements and updates are you hoping to see in the keynote?
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Android runtime for iOS
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I don't always post links to special offers, but when I do - it's for free food. If you're in the Bay Area (or Seattle or NYC), you can use the link below to get $20 of free food.

As an entirely non-coincidental bonus, I will also get $20 of free food. Help me, help you, help me eat for free. 

The food itself is pretty good and the $20 will cover most of two meals and delivery. No commitments or anything, but it's not same day -- order today for tomorrow's dinner.

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If we put this much effort into the title screen, just imagine how much effort went into the actual videos!

Season 2 of Android Performance Patterns with +Colt McAnlis just launched, and if you care about your users - you care about performance. Check it out!
 
Announcing Android Performance Patterns Season 2

Looking to get the most of your Android application? Want to keep your users happy with a great experience? Then lucky for you, Android Performance Patterns is back!

Join your Season 1 host +Colt McAnlis, along with some new partners in crime +Ian Ni-Lewis, +Joanna Smith, +Lisa Wray, +Alex Danilo, +Hoi Lam, and +Wayne Piekarski, for a new set of videos covering efficient Bitmap Usage, Memory Management, Threading, Transparency, LINT, Custom views, Android Wear and MORE.

Oh, and don’t forget to join the Android Performance Patterns G+ Community at http://goo.gl/g7mxmI to get tips and tricks from other developers in the trenches.

Keep calm, profile your code, and always remember #PERFMATTERS


























You still reading?? OK GOOD.

Don't be too loud about it, but we're excited to announce that Android Performance Patterns will be serving up the Big Android BBQ this year.

It's going to be two whole days of Android performance slathered between some of the best BBQ in Texas. If you're looking to rub elbows with all the #perfmatters , then this is the place you want to be. 

Early bird tickets are now on sale at http://goo.gl/HlSRxG. Event space is limited, so make sure you get your ticket first… THEN tell your friends.

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G+ community is not open to Malaysia? I'm getting 403 error, "sorry, you do not have access to this page". 
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A couple of weeks ago I bought a PS4 and picked up a game controller for the first meaningful time in about 15 years. So I’m gaming again; it’s eerily similar, and intensely different.

Join me as I take a nostalgic trip into gaming’s past, and compare it to the current reality.

Link: https://medium.com/@retomeier/gaming-through-the-looking-glass-19c1da11e90d
Gaming in the 21st century through the eyes of a 1990's gamer
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PC = master race
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Writing about what I do is what I do, so I've started writing a series over on Medium on what I think Developer Relations is, and why I think it's important.

If you've ever wondered what Developer Relations is, why companies like Google employ Developer Advocates, or even why companies build platforms around their products, this may be relevant to your interests :)

https://medium.com/google-developers/why-do-we-pay-these-people-anyway-d7ed706d6d55
A Developer Relations Primer
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Really excited by the possibilities of Brillo and Weave. As a developer, the opportunities an IoT ecosystem could open up are phenomenal.
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With any luck, I can do a Brillo/weave distro on an nVidia Jetson TK1 and have mindless fun with that.
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It's 7.30am and I'm on a bus headed for the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Must be time for I/O! Who's joining me, and who's watching the live stream?
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"This is not just a women's initiative. Men and women from across Google said: 'We want to do this. We want to create this incredible inclusive community and make sure everyone feels supported.'"
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Awesome swag for an awesome show. Be sure to check out Coffee with a Googler with +Laurence Moroney​. Thanks Laurence!

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOU2XLYxmsIJP13VD_Cg8qS5g2bKWTaYx
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Que rico y hermoso
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Education
  • University of Western Australia
    Computer Science, 1996 - 2000
  • Duncraig Senior High
    1991 - 1995
  • Sorrento Primary
    1984 - 1990
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June 19, 1978
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Geek, Googler, author, and Developer Advocate
Introduction
I the manage the Scalable Developer Advocacy team as part of Google's Developer Relations organization, and I wrote Professional Android 4 Application Development.

I'm currently living in Los Altos California, but I'm from Perth Western Australia originally and spent 6 years living and working in London.
Work
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Scalable Developer Advocacy team lead and author
Employment
  • Google
    Head of Scalable Developer Advocacy, 2009 - present
  • Goldman Sachs
    Software Engineer, 2005 - 2009
  • Propero
    Software Engineer, 2005 - 2005
  • Webspy / Netlink
    2004 - 2005
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