I’ve started to have weekly sessions at Helsinki Hacklab on mondays after normal office hours on subjects related to working effectively via Github or some similar version control system.
I have a vision of cultivating ourselves to become better programmers and better makers together, teaching ourselves and each other the kinds of skills necessary that we can succesfully act as independent agents in our and other open source joint efforts.
This not only means being sufficiently apt at using Git and Github, but being reasonably learned about the larger picture; software architecture, network architecture, system architecture, electronics, and the tools and thinking paradigms prevalent at each abstraction.
My vision is actually deeper and goes well beyond what I can even describe in here, but we have already begun to walk the journey. Join us at: