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SuperHappyDevHouse 33


When: July 11 2009, 1pm--11pm

Where: Rainbow Mansion, 21677 Rainbow Drive, Cupertino, CA.

RSVP: Facebook or Upcoming


Who's going to be here and why?

Add your name, and what you think you might work on:

  • Joel Franusic - Greeting people!
  • David Weekly -
  • Tom Harrison -
  • Jeff Lindsay -
  • Mike Lundy -
  • Timothy Fitz -
  • Brenton Simpson - Finally write a Wave gadget
  • Sebastian Stadil - I'm the host !
  • Devin Mullins - webkit
  • Vladislav Yazhbin - a cool new app
  • Daniel Brusilovsky - 
  • Ryan Park - stuff.
  • Mark Jaffe something Djangoey
  • Yury Lifshits - photo reader (django, python-lxml)
  • Allan Grant & Alexander Sapov (dad) - introducing a visiting dad to our hacker community
  • Scott Thorpe - Fractals/AI and many black swan projects.
  • Dave Briccetti - Coding TalkingPuffin open source Scala Twitter client, learning more Pygame for teaching students. Here is a ten-minute video showing free software I use for teaching kids programming.
  • Arjun Anand - An app in android and RoR, and learning Passenger.
  • Jason Moungey - Community application frameworks with Groovy on Grails, microcontroller development
  • Garrett Mace - LED and microcontroller hacking, RFID and embedded ethernet access system
  • Carrie Ratajski - baking, and something else
  • Paul Tarjan - openidavatar and achievement system
  • Pradeep Elankumaran - Ruby, Rails, Erlang, XMPP
  • Steven Chanin - Ruby, Rails, Agile Development
  • Dean Quinanola - i do CakePHP, but I want to see Django/TurboGears in action, MapReduce or Hypertables on Hadoop (VM)
  • Nat Welch - A todo list type app, hopefully. Driving up from SLO.
  • Rob Eickmann  - Down from Seattle Wa, hope to talk about SuperHappyDevHouse organization, and community building. (I am one of the organizers of Seattle's Saturday House and Six Hour Startup Groups). 
  • Tracy Osborn - Not sure yet
  • Christian Wright - Want to discuss CouchDB/RabbitMQ-like things
  • Vera Yin - hmm... something clever.
  • Austin Hendrix - Not quite sure yet; maybe iPhone development
  • Danish Khan - Ruby, Rails, learning Rails from others and Indinero.
  • Boaz Gurdin - Learning Django
  • Kevin Gadd - Working on my platformer for the PC and XBox 360 in C#/XNA.
  • Dan Bikle - Want to learn Django. So I want to meet Mark Jaffe and Yury Lifshits.
  • Andrew Long - iPhone game development, talk to others about their experience with Rails. Find out if anybody has any job openings.
  • Christopher Rasch - Ruby, Rails, Open Source business models, meeting other developer/entrepreneurs, world domination. 
  • Arturo Garrido - Help Christopehr to dominate the world and play around with Scala or RoR
  • Sean Head - Interested in single factor biometrics.
  • Danny Roa - L looking for some hacking session in Django.
  • Ernest Delgado - canvas tag
  • Andrea Longo - iPhone something
  • Drew Perttula - palm pre hacking, home automating. Want to discuss RabbitMQ too. I'm wearing a freebase shirt
  • Christine Hodges - Firefox and Twitter joy
  • Andy Su - Indinero
  • Zonker Harris - perl hacking for a railroad museum
  • Sam Liu - indinero, meeting people, other rails stuff
  • Steve "'dillo" Okay Android stuff, possibly breaking out the SunSPOTs again
  • Donald Kirker - Nat managed to convince me with out doing any work at it, so, coming to check it out.
  • Stephan Branczyk - mobile development, google wave, just got the book The Art of Game Design by Jesse Schell (it's pretty good)
  • Dave Masselink - Hardware fault tolerance, Arduino and other embedded systems
  • Ben Newhouse - pinyin stuff, django with some little webhooks, socializing per usual




  • Joel Franusic - Hotdogs.
  • Paul Tarjan - Leftover hotdogs and hamburgers from 4th of July
  • Garrett Mace - Some kind of sandwich platter, TBD
  • Devin Mullins - vegetarian lasagna
  • Zonker Harris - Chili with turkey and beef


  • Steven Chanin - Garden Burgers
  • Devin Mullins - salad
  • Christine Hodges - something


  • Sam Liu - bananas and cherries
  • Dean Quinanola - grapes!


  • Joel Franusic - Hotdog buns.
  • Allan Grant - piroshki
  • Carrie Ratajski - cupcakes, brownies
  • Tracy Osborn - Some sort of pasta casserole
  • Andrea Longo - chips and salsa, some other random stuff


  • Devin Mullins - HFCS-free soda (Boylan's ginger ale, mayhaps)
  • Allan Grant - beer
  • Nat Welch - Beer and Root Beer.
  • Jason Moungey - Whatever looks good at the store on the way to SHDH
  • Christian Wright - Diet Coke
  • Andrew Long - Beer
  • Andy Su - Apple Juice
  • Danish Khan - Apple Juice
  • Donald Kirker - More root beer.


  • Austin Hendrix - disposable plates and silverware
  • Jonathan Wilde - 120 plastic spoons, 180 plastic forks, 60 plastic knives, 600 paper napkins, and 170 paper plates



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  • Anyone going here from Sunnyvale or close by? Yes - Devin Mullins (me @ my domain name)
  • Anyone driving from SF?   ------    Yury Lifshits: I am driving from SF and back. Just call me to get a ride: 626 354 3675
  • Anyone going from Sausalito?


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