[Newbies] The Weekly Squeak Summary No. 5: Oct 29 - Nov 4, 2006
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Sun Nov 5 23:03:26 UTC 2006
welcome to the The Weekly Squeak Summary, a weekly report on what's
going on in the world of Squeak based on the Weekly Squeak blog.
It's been a quiet week in terms of Squeak news items, but here are the
Other than the traffic on Smalltalk-related mailing lists may suggest,
Squeakers meet in the physical world as well. This week brought a
report from the Smalltalk party in Bern , where numerous prominent
Smalltalk/Squeak projects have been presented. Moreover, November's
Squackers meeting was held on November 1st .
Two interviews with the creators of two outstanding Seaside
applications - QTone and DabbleDB - give insights on their ideas and
Finally, more news from the VM corner of the world... the idea of
providing the Strongtalk VM as a foundation for dynamic languages
other than Smalltalk has been formulated. Quite naturally, the
language of choice has been Ruby .
Last week's news items:
 Wiki: migrations…
 Etoys documentation for teachers
 Squackers meeting - November
 Bern Smalltalk party writeup
 Ocean Waves: the applications built on Seaside
 Strongtalk VM for RUBY?
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