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 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 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: Teaser für Folge 20 – Smalltalk auf Android

So, nun will ich mal wieder ein bisschen die Werbetrommel rühren. Gestern haben wir die Episode 20 von Smalltalk Inspect aufgenommen. Diesmal ist es ein Interview mit Stefan Krecher, der uns in den letzten Wochen und Monaten durch einige interessante Blogposts aufgefallen war. Und zwar hat er in den letzten Monaten verschiedene Ansätze ausprobiert, Smalltalk… Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect: Teaser für Folge 20 – Smalltalk auf Android

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

Smalltalk Inspect 17: Igor Stasenko on FFI, Alien and NativeBoost

We've just released Episode 17 of our Smalltalk Inspect Podcast. It's an interview with Igor Stasenko about calling code outside the Smalltalk VM. We cover Primitives, the Foreign Function Interface, Alien and NativeBoost, Igor's latest pet project (or one of them). So if you ever wondered how the FFI, Alien and the Gog VM relate… Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect 17: Igor Stasenko on FFI, Alien and NativeBoost

Smalltalk Inspect Episode 16: Udo Schneider und Smalltalk aus dem Untergrund

Vor lauter Urlaub und anschliessender Aufholjagd mit allem währenddessen liegen Gebliebenen ist mir völlig durch die Lappen gegangen, auf unsere Episode 16 hinzuweisen. Dabei haben wir ein extrem interessantes Gespräch mit Udo Schneider geführt. Neben diesem, jenem und anderem ging es vor allem auch um ein von ihm gestartetes Projekt für eine Administrationsoberfläche für ein… Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect Episode 16: Udo Schneider und Smalltalk aus dem Untergrund

Smalltalk: is it a small business thing?

Last saturday we had a little get together in Frankfurt called "Smalltalk Inspect Fest 2012". We had no pre-organized agenda or anything, just a room and a few people who attended. I'll probably post a few impressions over the next few days, but one of the most interesting things that I am currently wondering about… Continue reading Smalltalk: is it a small business thing?

Smalltalk Inspect Fest: Präsentationen willkommen!

Noch sind es vier Tage bis zum Smalltalk Inspect Fest 2012 am 21.04. in Frankfurt, für das man sich  bitte auf unserer Doodle-Seite anmelden sollte. Inzwischen haben wir einen Sponsor für einen Beamer gefunden, sodass jedem Demonstrationswütigen alle Tore offen stehen. Wir lassen uns einfach mal überraschen! Zudem bietet das Hotel laut Webseite gratis-WLAN an… Continue reading Smalltalk Inspect Fest: Präsentationen willkommen!