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Benjamin Oakes

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Hi, I'm Ben Oakes and this is my geek blog. Currently, I'm a Ruby/JavaScript Developer at Liaison. Previously, I was a Developer at Continuity and Hedgeye, a Research Assistant in the Early Social Cognition Lab at Yale University and a student at the University of Iowa. I also organize, ICRuby, OpenHack Iowa City, and previously organized NewHaven.rb. I have an amazing wife named Danielle Oakes.

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UGtastic Interview

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I did an interview with UGtastic at WindyCityRails. They just tweeted the video so I thought I’d embed it here. From their description:

Midwestern and East Coast Ruby Community

Benjamin Oakes helped start the Iowa City Ruby user-group before moving out to Connecticut and helping start up the New Haven Ruby. We discuss a little bit of the differences between running a group in the Mid-west versus the East Coast.

(Interview licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0, and also available on Vimeo.)