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Smart. (Not me; the car.)

on Thu, 03/13/2008 - 18:41

I want one. My driveway (steep, snowy in winter) may not let me have it. My wife may not either.

It doesn't stop me from wanting it. Seriously.

Please. Everybody. View. This

on Thu, 03/13/2008 - 02:56

It's an important awareness test. And be sure to watch to the very end. It's a message very, very, very close to my heart. I hope you take it seriously.

Under the Headphones - Really

on Mon, 03/10/2008 - 05:48

Looks like several people got different types of photos of me spinning tunes at the Acquia party at Drupalcon last week. Thanks, Dries and Tim. ;-)

Oh, and there's another nice photo there: Can you see how I'm pretty obsessed with Acquia at the moment?



Is Drupal Like The Others?

on Mon, 03/10/2008 - 04:34

Matt Asay blogged about recent research suggesting that much of the core development work on open-source projects is done by paid developers.

It's interesting to consider this in the light of Drupal.  Drupal has lots of contributors who are totally volunteer - and they've been contributing to Drupal for a long time.  Yet, there are Drupal developers who work for places that pay them to develop sites and functionality on Drupal - even though those companies aren't the one who offer Drupal in some commercial way (the way Alfresco does for Alfresco).

I don't know whether this will change for

Boy, I spoke too fast

on Mon, 03/10/2008 - 04:13

Here's a podcast of the talk Dries and I gave at Drupalcon where Dries and I introduced Acquia.

See here.

I've spoken a lot in public, and am quite comfortable in front of a crowd. (In fact, I enjoy it.) Despite this, I think I was really trying very hard to please the Drupal community, and I must have been more nervous than I usually am. (Now, I have been accused of talking at "T1" speeds before, but I usually try to slow down.)

Please accept my apologies for speaking too quickly. (blush)