Tag Archives: gittip

I’m Not Selling Out The Gittip Dream

A couple weeks ago, I signed a contract with O’Reilly to publish a book inspired by my extremely popular Creating An Application In Kivy blog series. On Monday, I start work at Facebook, a full-time salaried position that includes a substantial raise over my last position. Signing these two contracts, two very traditional ways of… Read More »

Arch Linux Community on Gittip

I’d like to invite members of the Arch Linux community to join the new Gittip Community I set up for Arch Linux. Communities are a great idea that helps make Gittip more global and more local at the same time. Gittip is a platform to use generosity to crowdfund kickass content creators, from musicians to… Read More »

The Economics Of Cooperation

I’d like to spread the word about a project that has the goal of allowing open source developers to focus on the projects they have passion for. Gittip allows people to set up recurring payments to specific programmers to encourage them to work on whatever projects they are passionate about. The long term idea is… Read More »