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Wesley Beary
Works at Heroku
Attended Grinnell College
Lives in Iowa City, IA
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I originally assumed that open source was simply a means of producing technology. But technology is just a lovely byproduct, the real goal is social …
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You make a good point. I think that "Free software" has been too closely aligned in my mind with GPL, instead of software as a social goal. I think vocabulary plays a big part in limiting the impact that some efforts have, so I certainly appreciate this insight into how I might better communicate this concept succinctly.
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Developer Experience Engineer
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  • Heroku
    Developer Experience Engineer, 2011 - present
  • Engine Yard
    Software Engineer, 2009 - 2011
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Iowa City, IA
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Oakland, CA
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geemus (Wesley Beary) is an avid Rubyist and Open Source enthusiast. When not spending his spare time working on enumerable overly ambitious open source projects he spends his days developing the Engine Yard Cloud.
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  • Grinnell College
    Computer Science, 2001 - 2005
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