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function WeatherService($http) { = "WeatherService";
this.responds_to = ["current_weather"];
this.send = function(intent) {
if (intent == "current_weather") {
return "cloudy with a chance of rain";
} else {
return "I don't understand";
View jarvis_controller.js
function JarvisController ($scope, $http) {
$scope.newRecognition = function() {
var r = new webkitSpeechRecognition();
r.lang = "en";
r.continuous = false;
r.onerror = function(error) {
var stop = false;
var message = false;
dpaola2 /
Created Mar 17, 2014
keybase verification

Keybase proof

I hereby claim:

  • I am dpaola2 on github.
  • I am dpaola2 ( on keybase.
  • I have a public key whose fingerprint is A3F4 CA96 F237 D46F 614D 2F29 606B 2DB9 F4CD BD3C

To claim this, I am signing this object:

View tweet.rb
class Tweet < ActiveRecord::Base
def self.client
client = do |config|
config.consumer_key = ENV['TWITTER_KEY']
config.consumer_secret = ENV['TWITTER_SECRET']

Rich Hickey on becoming a better developer

Rich Hickey • 3 years ago

Sorry, I have to disagree with the entire premise here.

A wide variety of experiences might lead to well-roundedness, but not to greatness, nor even goodness. By constantly switching from one thing to another you are always reaching above your comfort zone, yes, but doing so by resetting your skill and knowledge level to zero.

Mastery comes from a combination of at least several of the following:

View gist:549787
def _resolve_host(func):
def resolve(host, *args, **kwargs):
if host in HOSTS:
return func(HOSTS[host], **kwargs)
return func(host, *args, **kwargs)
return resolve
View gist:549779
fab clean:stage
fab deploy:production
fab deploy:
View gist:549781
STAGE = ''
View transfer.rb
class Account
class Transfer
def self.exec(acct1, acct2, amt)
Transaction.begin do
acct1.balance -= amt
acct2.balance += amt!
dpaola2 /
Created Nov 14, 2011 — forked from testac/
pyrocfile - 100 line Procfile manager in Python
# Pyrocfile - Simple Python impementation of Procfile manager
# Written by Chris Testa ( in 2011
# Released in the Public Domain
import argparse, logging, os.path, random, re, select, signal, subprocess
def _new_logger(name, color=None):
logger = logging.getLogger(name)
hdlr = logging.StreamHandler()
color, end_color = '\033[9%dm' % (color or random.randint(1, 6)), '\033[0m'