Buffalo PHP & WNY Ruby Meetup: Great Success!

We hosted a joint meeting of Buffalo PHP and WNY Ruby on Tuesday, April 10, 2012. It was a huge success. Presentations:

  1. Steve Klabnik: Testing and Development http://steveklabnik.com/
  2. Mike Dawidowicz: Symfony2: It’s like rails for PHP http://symfony.com/symfony-in-five-minutes
  3. Nick Quaranto: Testing with Metal https://github.com/qrush/m
  4. Shawn Biddle: Learn how to program: PHP v RUBY http://www.shawnbiddle.com/

Some stats:

  • 60 subs eaten
  • 46 beers drank
  • 42 attendees
  • 23 cans of pop drank
  • 11 potshots at PHP
  • 8 potshots at Ruby
  • 7 t-shirts given away
  • 6 thumb drives given away
  • 6 types of beer available
  • 4 people standing room only
  • 4 bags of chips eaten
  • 4 presentations
  • 2 flights of stairs
  • 1 awesome event

To attend the next meeting for Buffalo PHP or WNY Ruby, RSVP via meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/buffalophp/ http://www.meetup.com/Western-New-York-Ruby/