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Agile Text Animation with Velocity.js

See keywords and phrases related to the art of Topic Modeling in this self-running demo.  You can access the code (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) on my Codepen account. Thanks to Julian Shapiro for the original […]

From Coal Miners to Coders: Can We Scale In-Sourcing in America?

Something I have been pondering for the past few years is how we could make use of un-tapped talent in this country.  There is a major shortage of talent in the information economy, and […]

The Barquin “Application Gallery”

This is a first pass at providing a sample of applications our teams have developed over the past few years: http://gallery.barquinlab.com  

Nuggets of Wisdom from “The Lean Enterprise”

Just in the very beginning of this great book are great nuggets that I have found to be true and deserve repetition. Page 44: “Our mission would be to prevent anybody from commencing a major […]

Celebrating 30 Years of Tufte’s “The Visual Display of Quantitative Information”

There are a few major events in 1984 that stick out in my memory, and this is one.  I just recently opened up my original, tattered copy of the first edition to see the […]

Hobo 2.0 for Rails 3.2 Released!

Use Hobo to build a fully functioning Rails 3.12 app in minutes… See the tutorials and new website built with Hobo 2.0, which now uses the Twitter Bootstrap  UI as the default. http://hobocentral.net/tutorials/recipes

Version 6 of Installation Instructions

This includes all dependencies discovered as of 4/17/2008 for Hobo version 0.7.4.

Updated Ruby, Rails, and Hobo Instructions for Windows XP

As of 2008-04-15. Version 0.7.4 of Hobo.installing-ruby-rails-and-hobo-on-windows-xp-v4