Next Webtuesday on 14 August is going to be a special one: especially
early, especially long and especially good:
SPECIAL EVENT: WEBTUESDAY + SWISS OPEN SOURCE AWARDS
We meet at 2012/08/14, 18:00 at The Hub <http://zurich.the-hub.net/> (map<http://goo.gl/maps/4BALz>),
we get a 360° frontend dev kick, have a drink and go on with the Swiss Open
Source Awards ceremony - and another drink perhaps.
18:00: Scrolling through Langstrasse with Severin Klaus
360° Langstrasse <http://360langstrasse.sf.tv/> presents Zurich's most
urban street as a guided, stylized StreetView-like tour, lending it almost
cinematic qualities. The project has won many<http://www.srf.ch/Nachrichten/Archiv/2012/03/30/Unternehmen/Medienmit...>
, many <http://www.cssawards.net/360%C2%B0-langstrasse-zurich/>,many<http://www.europeandesign.org/submissions/360-langstrasse/>
, awards <http://www.awwwards.com/site-of-the-year-awwward-2011.html>.
We'll look into the technical quirks around building the frontend and talk
about graphics and loading performance, browser optimizations and lots of
parallax fun. We'll be lead by Severin Klaus <http://www.severinklaus.com/>
(@betabong <https://twitter.com/betabong>), Head of Interaction Development
at Hinderling Volkart <http://www.hinderlingvolkart.com/>.
19:30 Swiss Open Source Awards
For the 5th year a renowned jury <http://www.ossawards.ch/jury> will award
Switzerland's most innovative and impactful Open Source projects.
The Swiss Open Source Awards <http://www.ossawards.ch/> are all about
cultivating a culture of open innovation and giving respect to outstanding
members of our community. Let's help giving kudos to some great hackers and
makers from all over Switzerland!
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