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Smalltalk Digest: August Edition

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UPDATED: ESUG 2011 Innovation Technology Awards

The ESUG International Smalltalk Conference will be held on August 22-26, 2011 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Have you written innovative Smalltalk? If so, you might consider entering the 8th Innovation Technology Awards competition. The deadline for entering has been extended to August 15. Click here to find out all of the pertinent information.

The Glorp Object Relational Mapping Framework Using the Powerful Cincom ObjectStudio Development Environment Highlighted at ESUG

The Powerful Cincom ObjectStudio Development Environment will be highlighted at the 19th European Smalltalk User Group (ESUG) conference, which will be held on August 22-26, 2011 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Click here for more information.

Cincom Smalltalk Receives Favorable Mention in Application Development Trends (ADT) Online Magazine

Page 2 of a recent ADT (Application Development Trends) online magazine article titled “When Milliseconds Make Millions: Why Wall Street Programmers Earn the Big Bucks,” mentions Cincom Smalltalk and the great job it does in helping programmers do just that. Click here for more details.

Cincom Smalltalk Gurus Presenting at ESUG

Three Cincom Smalltalk gurus, Andrés Valloud, Julian Fitzell and Martin Kobetic, will be presenting at the European Smalltalk User Group (ESUG) Conference, which will be held on August 22-26, 2011 in historic Edinburgh, Scotland. These three knowledgeable experts have a wealth of information to share, and we hope that you’ll be able to attend their talks. Click here for abstracts of their talks, as well as a brief bio on each.

ESUG to Feature Lecture on Discovering Smalltalk

At the European Smalltalk User Group (ESUG) conference, which will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 22-26, 2011, Stéphane Ducasse will be giving a lecture on Discovering Smalltalk. Click here for more information.

Cincom Smalltalk Roadmap … Learn and Participate in Your Future with Cincom Smalltalk

This article is from Cincom Smalltalk Product Manager, Arden Thomas, who will be presenting the Cincom Smalltalk roadmap at the ESUG conference on August 24 in Edinburgh. He’d like your input on changes that you’d like to see in our products, whether or not you’re attending the conference. Click here for more information on Arden’s presentation.

Smalltalks 2011 Best Papers to Be Submitted to International Journal SCP

Organizers of Smalltalks 2011, which will be held at the Universidad Nacional de Quilmes in Argentina on November 3-5, 2011, are enticing those who are willing to submit papers by offering the possibility of having extended versions of their work submitted to the International Journal SCP (Science of Computer Programming). Click here for more details.

GemStone Searches for Database Administrator

Enterprise software giant, GemStone, is currently searching for a Database Administrator to work in their Atlanta, Georgia office. Click here to find out more about the position.

The Cincom Smalltalk Academic Program

With a goal of increasing the quality of the available system design and engineering training, providing higher-quality engineers and developers to the industry and users, and Expanding the Smalltalk community, we suggest that you look into the Cincom Smalltalk Academic Program. Click here to read all about it.

New Presentations and Videos Sections Now Available

Are you interested in viewing a presentation or video on a particular subject? We’re happy to report that thanks to the new Presentations section and Video section of the Cincom Smalltalk product website, it’s just gotten a whole lot easier to find what you’re looking for.

Cincom Smalltalk Community Blogs

There are many blogs run by the Cincom Smalltalk Group now. Check them out by clicking here.

Smalltalk News Roundup

There’s been quite a bit of Smalltalk news lately. Click here to read all about it.

Store — Chaining Multiple Records

This article discusses Resolution 99975 and how it corrects two methods to restore the correct “chaining” of multiple records in the TW_Blob table.modifies. Click here for the article.

ESUG International Smalltalk Conference — August 22-26, 2011

The ESUG International Smalltalk Conference will take place in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 22-26, 2011. Click here for the ESUG conference website.

Camp Smalltalk (precursor to ESUG International Conference) — August 20-21, 2011

The pre-cursor to the ESUG International Smalltalk Conference, Camp Smalltalk will take place in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 20-21, 2011. Click here for the ESUG conference website.

Smalltalks 2011 (the 5th International Conference on Smalltalk Technologies) — November 3-5, 2011

Smalltalks 2011 (the 5th International Conference on Smalltalk Technologies) will be held at the Universidad Nacional de Quilmes in Argentina on November 3-5, 2011. Click here for additional information.

Update on Smalltalk Events

Click here for an update on Smalltalk-related events you may want to attend.