FutureStack14: High Profile New Speakers Added to FutureStack14’s Stellar Lineup

By Posted in New Relic News, Top Post 20 August 2014

The lineup of speakers for our user and tech conference, FutureStack14 just keeps getting better and better. Today we’re announcing leaders and visionaries from high-profile companies like Adobe, GoPro, Bleacher Report, and Lending Club are joining the already stellar roster of speakers on tap for the October event in San Francisco at the Fort Mason…

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Nerd Life Balance Part 4: The Choice

By Posted in Nerd Culture, New Relic News 27 November 2013

Our history sparkles with the works of great people such as Ada Lovelace, Grace Hopper, Markus Persson and Jonathan Gillette (a.k.a. why the lucky stiff). Did they have some magical powers or supernatural intelligence? No. But what they did have was a choice: they could choose to be mediocre or they could choose to be…

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I AM DEV Revisited

By Posted in New Relic News, Tech Topics, Top Post 31 October 2012

In 2009 I wrote a statement about how I thought people who were not developers viewed developers as a species. It was mostly satire but I read it recently and it made me think if the identity shift we are having as a developer culture with our heads in the cloud. Those who write code now…

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