After flash: who are ‘we’ now?


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try{harder} Level Up

March 19th-23rd: try{harder} Level Up is a conference with a difference:

5 days, 4 nights.
8 try{harder} mentors who took part in the original try{harder} and want to share it with…
8 new try{harder} participants who want to level-up.
Everybody teaches, everybody learns.

Why I’m giving away Robotlegs Pomodoro Timers at my Flash on the Beach session

I’ve been using the Pomodoro Technique for a good few months now.

The pattern I use is:

25 minutes uninterrupted task-focussed activity (no IM, no twitter, no email, no internet) – this is called a Pomodoro
5 minute break for checking emails
rinse and repeat
I love it. And here’s why:

ActionScript Developer’s Guide to Robotlegs – done!

The Robotlegs book I’ve been collaborating with Joel Hooks on is finished! Here’s how it looks from afar:

try { harder } – a collaborative flash-dev conf.

What? Another flash-platform conference?

Yup – but this is different kind of conference, a collaborative conference.

To skip my ramblings about why we’re setting it up the way we are, just jump straight to the try { harder } site: http://www.tryharder.org.uk