Smalltalk Inspect Episode 27: Gemstone/S 3.2 and the new Web edition licenses

Over on our Smalltalk Inspect Podcast, Marten just released Episode 27, which was recorded late last week. Once again I didn't make it to be online due to a family vacation that was very welcome and enjoyable. Dale and James from Gemtalk Systems answered Marten's and Sebastian's questions on the news about the soon to be … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect Episode 27: Gemstone/S 3.2 and the new Web edition licenses

Smalltalk Inspect on Gemstone/S Garbage Collection

In the latest episode of the Smalltalk Inspect podcast, you can learn more about Gemstone/S. This time it is the topic of Garbage Collection in Gemstone/S and how Gemstone is different from other Smalltalk dialects in this area. You can subscribe to Smalltalk Inspect on iTunes or visit our Smalltalk Inspect Website to listen to … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect on Gemstone/S Garbage Collection

Smalltalk Inspect is back: Episode 25 on starting with Gemstone/S

Marten, Sebastian and I had a very busy year, and one of the projects that suffered was Smalltalk Inspect, our (planned as) monthly Smalltalk-related podcast. But Marten and Sebastian decided to do something about it and turn their current learning experience with Gemstone/S into something that's useful for other Smalltalk or Gemstone beginners: Our latest … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect is back: Episode 25 on starting with Gemstone/S

Smalltalk Inspect interviews tim Rowledge about Squeak and the Raspberry Pi (and lots more)

Smalltalk Inspect is alive and kicking, we just took a creative break for the new year... But to finally kick off 2013, we want to start a little firework: a 2 hour interview with tim Rowledge about lots of interesting things around Smalltalk in the past, present and future. The highlight and climax here sure … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect interviews tim Rowledge about Squeak and the Raspberry Pi (and lots more)

Smalltalk Inspect interviews Stéphane Ducasse on Pharo

We've got another sweet episode of Smalltalk inspect over on our podcast page. To start 2013 off we chose to talk to Stéphane Ducasse about Pharo Smalltalk and its almost finished 2.0 release as well as the newly formed Pharo Consortium and Pharo Association, two organizations with one simple goal: accelerate and stabilize Pharo's progress. … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect interviews Stéphane Ducasse on Pharo

Want to organize the next ESUG conference in your city? Here’s some guidance from a pro..

In our latest episode 22 of Smalltalk inspect, our Smalltalk related podcast, we interviewed Johan Brichau about his experiences with organizing this year's ESUG conference in Ghent, Belgium. The intent of this interview was to find out what exactly it means to organize such an event, how much effort to put into it and when … Continue reading Want to organize the next ESUG conference in your city? Here’s some guidance from a pro..

Smalltalk Inspect interviews Seth Berman from Instantiations

We've just release episode 21 of our Smalltalk Inspect podcast. This time we talk to Seth Berman about his work at Instantiations on VA Smalltalk:  First, we lift one of the best kept secrets of the JWARS project before he tells us a bit about some of the projects Seth has worked on before joining … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect interviews Seth Berman from Instantiations

Smalltalk Inspect Episode 20 zum Thema Smalltalk auf Android ist jetzt verfügbar

Ich hatte es ja vor ein paar Tagen nicht geschafft, die Füsse still zu halten, und deshalb schon alles verraten. Deshalb hier nur der Weckruf, dass unsere Episode 20 von Smalltalk Inspect nun endlich verfügbar ist! Wie nicht anders zu erwarten ist die Folge wieder etwas länger als 45 Minuten geworden, aber dafür auch sehr … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect Episode 20 zum Thema Smalltalk auf Android ist jetzt verfügbar

Smalltalk Inspect 18: Smalltalking hardware

We've just released episode 18 of Smalltalk Inspect. It is once again an english-spoken episode and this time we interviewed Jecel Assumpcao Jr. about the SiliconSqueak Project. SiliconSqueak is a project aimed at building a mini-computer (think Raspberry Pi) that natively runs Smalltalk Bytecodes on multiple cores in parallel. I am not a hardware guy, … Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect 18: Smalltalking hardware

My first Impressions of Apple’s Podcasts App

Apple released a new App for listening to Podcasts and managing subscriptions on the iPhone or iOS. It seems they figured iTunes (or Music, as it is called on the iOS machines) is a bit overloaded, so they started splitting it into several apps. I must say I am not really impressed. First of all, … Continue reading My first Impressions of Apple’s Podcasts App