3. #everyonecancontribute Kaeffchen

This week we welcomed 3 new guests into our lovely German coffee chat: Michael, Marcel and Niclas! everyonecancontribute 2.0As we want to make everyonecancontribute.com our home as well as keep the lovely demo with Tanuki, Clippy & Rainbow-Octocat, we talked a bit about website hosting and organisation. The…

2. #everyonecancontribute Kaeffchen

Lately this iterative conversation happened in our technical evangelism team chat: Let's do a hangout on the latest tech!We have so little German content, let's try this language to break the barrier and insecure feeling English may cause.Record and stream it for everyone.Make it a social event,…

Did you read the news today?

I'm busy. Too busy to read the news today. More work than I ever anticipated when joining GitLab. #allremote works for me, and I am not doing extra hours or going weekend routes. "Work" provides me with satisfaction and fun, I invest passion and energy and get so much back…

1. Everyone Can Contribute Käffchen

This is a German coffee chat virtually hosted by me. Inspired by https://www.everyonecancontribute.com/ Wann: Jeden Mittwoch, 17:00 Uhr CEST. Vielleicht auch mal später, einfach auf Twitter folgen und fragen. Wer: Du und Michael Friedrich, Nico Meisenzahl, Carsten Köbke, Moritz Tanzer, Nicolai Buchwitz Wo: Zoom bei Michi.…

User experience challenge: Installing GitLab

Yesterday I joined the UX group conversation and we had a look into the installation page for GitLab. The order was misaligned, with making Raspberry Pi the number one distribution for running GitLab. Well, of course you can run it there - this is more of a psychological thing that…

First time all remote: My first week at GitLab

A good friend of mine said last week: "You really look happy, I haven't seen this in a long time." That's true, my first week at GitLab was truly overwhelming. It is my first time starting an all remote job. It feels different, in a positive way. I had been…

Everyone can contribute - I'm joining GitLab

Open source is where I meet people from all over the world. We become friends, and help build a great community with chats and laughter. I really enjoy helping people - with writing good documentation and howtos or just peeking into questions on community channels. In 2009, I've joined the…