Monday Question: Who Are You and Why Are You Here

Monday Questions is a recurring series on Approaching Normal. For more questions like this, please visit the archives

Feedburner tells me that I now have over 100 subscribers to my RSS feed. That of course doesn’t include the people who read this via Planet Ruby on Rails. In honor of this milestone, today’s question is: Who are you, and why are you here?. I’d like you to introduce yourself, and tell me why you come here.

Post your answers in the comments below.

Monday Question: What Technologies Are You Exploring?

Monday Questions is a recurring series on Approaching Normal. For more questions like this, please visit the archives

This is a follow up to last week’s question How do you decide what technologies to explore?
Today I want to know What technologies are you exploring?

I’ll go first. Aside from Ruby and Rails, Erlang and CouchDB are the things that I’m currently spending time looking into.

Post your answers in the comments below.

Monday Question: How Do You Choose What Technologies to Explore?

Monday Questions is a recurring series on Approaching Normal. For more questions like this, please visit the archives

Technology moves at such a rapid pace that there is constantly something new that is tempting me to explore it. I find it very difficult to pick and choose which things to devote time to learning. So today’s question is: How do you choose what technologies to learn more about, and which to ignore?

Put your answers in the comments below.

Monday Question: What Are You Reading?

I’m going to start posting questions for my readers every Monday. At least until I run out of questions.

Last week, I posted a collection of mini book reviews. I have a bit of an addiction to books, which should be obvious by now. So today’s questions is: What are you reading? Doesn’t matter whether it’s fiction or non-fiction, technical or biographical. Let us all know what you’re reading (or have read recently).