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Chariot DevNews Episode 6 - Lots of new software releases

All DevNews bookmarks are available at

Thanks for listening!

Ken & Brent

Direct download: Chariot-DevCast-Episode-6-Feb-22-2010.mp3
Category:devnews -- posted at: 6:30pm EST

Episode 52 - Peter Neubauer on neo4j - a graph database

Peter Neubauer (Twitter :@peterneubauer) is the COO of Neo Technology and one of the founders of neo4j - a graph-based database engine.  We talked about the neo4j project and discussed how it can be used from Java and other languages as an alternative that can provide highly scalable access to related data.




Direct download: ChariotTechCast-52-neo4j.mp3
Category:techcast -- posted at: 4:37pm EST

Chariot DevNews Episode 5 - Clojure, Charting, Scripting is Groovy...

Sponsorship:  Our sponsor this week is the Philly Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise conference.  Early bird registration is extended - get your tickets this week - more information, including our schedule, is available at  Speakers include Uncle Bob Martin, Michael Cote, and many, many others.

You can find the articles we've bookmarked at  Our URL for this week is:

As always, you can bookmark items of interest on and add the tag "devnewsideas" and we'll try to incorporate them into the show.

Ken & Brent

Direct download: Chariot-DevNews-Epsiode-5-02-15-2010.mp3
Category:devnews -- posted at: 3:11pm EST

Chariot DevNews Episode 4 - Grails, Rails, Roo, Java and Haiku!

We have a bevy of good links this week.  As usual, Brent and Ken put together their favorite web links on delicious.  Review them here:

Sponsors from this episode include SpringSource, Sun, and EngineYard.


Direct download: DevNews-Epsiode-4-02-08-2010.mp3
Category:devnews -- posted at: 5:32pm EST

Chariot DevNews Epsiode 3 - Rails 3 online seminar, NoSQL, Grails and Flex, Grails Testing, and more!

Chariot Developer News episode #3 - February 1 2010

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The opinions expressed by Ken and Brent do not necessarily form policy decisions at Chariot, for the US State department, or in the Federation of Planets...

Ah, disclosure law.  Partners discussed in the podcast:

  • SpringSource
  • EngineYard (forgot it in the audio stream but we talked about Rails 3)
  • Sun (discussing the Oracle merger)


  • Brent Baxter can be reached via his blog: or twittered at @brentbaxter
  • Ken Rimple can be reached at the all-encompassing, or via @krimple
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Direct download: Chariot_Dev_Newscast_3_02-01-2010.mp3
Category:devnews -- posted at: 4:48pm EST

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