Technical.ly Philly

Jun. 25, 2012 8:30 am

Quack and Hack: DuckDuckGo hosts a weekend-long Perl bootcamp [EVENTS]

Hope you got some rest this weekend because this week is packed with tech events. For that reason, we’re highlighting more events than usual. This week: Figure out how to expand your business over eggs and toast, learn Perl with DuckDuckGo team and meetups galore (with a family web summit to boot). Bootstrappers Philadelphia Breakfast: Join […]

Hope you got some rest this weekend because this week is packed with tech events. For that reason, we’re highlighting more events than usual.

This week: Figure out how to expand your business over eggs and toast, learn Perl with DuckDuckGo team and meetups galore (with a family web summit to boot).

Bootstrappers Philadelphia Breakfast: Join Philly bootstrappers to discuss how to grow your business “based on internal cashflow and organic profit,” according to the organizers. Tuesday, 8 a.m. Elephant & Castle Restaurant, 1800 Market St. RSVP. $5.

DuckDuckGo Quack and Hack: Learn programming language Perl and how to use it to contribute to search engine DuckDuckGo. Attendance is limited to 30 people.  Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. Pre-social event Friday, 6:00 p.m. DuckDuckGo Headquarters, 20 Paoli Pike, Paoli, PA 19301. (Pro-tip from DuckDuckGo’s Gabriel Weinberg: Taking Amtrak to Paoli is faster than taking SEPTA’s Regional Rail and about the same price.) RSVP. FREE.

Philadelphia EdTech Meetup: Learn what three educational technology companies, including host HigherNext, are working on. Thursday, 7:00 p.m. HigherNext office at Venturef0rth, 417 North 8th Street. RSVP. FREE.

Esri Dev Meet Up – Philly Style: Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. The Public House, 2 Logan Square. RSVP. FREE.

Philly Tech Meetup Founder’s Happy HourWednesday, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Kembrel, 1822 Chestnut St. RSVP. FREE.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Technically Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called “It’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.

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