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16 March 2012 - Come have drinks with Etsy and Basho
We’ll be doing a drinkup next week with our friends at Basho, the folks that invented Riak. We’ll be hanging out a ReBar in downtown Dumbo on Tuesday, March 20th. Come have a drink with us! Some more details here: http://basho.com/blog/technical/2012/03/16/Drinkup-with-Etsy-on-March-20/
01 February 2012 - Upcoming, Etsy Engineering Near You
A few places to look for us in the next few months. Michelle D’Netto and Lindsey Baron, February 23, Selenium 101 Workshop. Brooklyn, NY. Laura Beth Denker, February 24, Scaling Communication via Continuous Deployment. London. We’re sponsoring Devopsdays Austin, April 2nd and 3rd. Austin, TX. Look for us. John Goulah, April 11th, Starts with S […]
30 November 2011 - Etsy at LISA Conference
A few of us at Etsy will be speaking at the LISA Conference next week which runs from December 4–9, in Boston, MA. Avleen Vig is speaking on Dec. 7th about the operational impact of continuous deployment. Erik Kastner and John Goulah will be talking on Dec. 8th about the tools and culture around our […]
07 November 2011 - Etsy at Hadoop World
Tomorrow afternoon, I will be speaking at Hadoop World about Data Mining for Product Search Ranking. The talk will cover recent attempts to improve search at Etsy using clickstream analysis in Hadoop. If you’re attending Hadoop World, come say hello!
04 November 2011 - Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2011
We are proud to announce that we are a sponsor of this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. The conference is being held next week, November 9-11, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR. Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the largest technical conference for women in computing. Michelle D’Netto, […]
13 October 2011 - Removing Barriers to Going Fast
Erik Kastner and I will be speaking at EscConf on October 27th in Boston. The talk is a redux of our OSCON talk about overcoming cultural barriers to moving fast and the tools we use at Etsy to push code. We hope to see you there!
05 October 2011 - Code as Craft Fall Events at Etsy Labs Announced
Our fall line-up of speakers for the Code as Craft tech talk series has been announced! On October 18, a panel of product designers with experience from Twitter, foursquare and Etsy will discuss how to create great products that people love to use. In November, our own John Allspaw will walk through how to […]
15 August 2011 - Etsy at Photo Hack Day!
Our friends at Aviary are organizing a ginormous Photo Hack Day this Saturday the 20th, and we’re psyched to be there! What makes this hack day so amazing? The winning hack will be featured on the NASDAQ billboard in Times Square. Seriously! This is a photo-themed hack day, so we’re looking for hacks that do […]
26 July 2011 - Hacking Hardware with Etsy
UPDATE: We were blown away by the response at Maker Faire Detroit, with over 800 people playing Whack-A-Treasury! We also received three Editor’s Choice ribbons from the editors of Make: magazine! Next stop: World Maker Faire in Queens September 17 and 18. In the meantime, we’ve put our source code on GitHub. Check it out! Maker Faire, […]
21 June 2011 - Object Oriented CSS with Nicole Sullivan: Thursday June 23
In conjunction with the NY Web Performance Group we’re pleased to announce we’ll be playing host to Nicole Sullivan this Thursday, June 23rd in the Etsy Labs. Nicole will be presenting on CSS and its impact on front-end performance, as well as talking about her Open Source project Object-Oriented CSS, a new approach to scaling CSS. Nicole is a […]