[Pharo-dev] James Robertson

Sven Van Caekenberghe sven at stfx.eu
Sat Apr 19 11:23:11 EDT 2014


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On 19 Apr 2014, at 16:02, phil at highoctane.be wrote:

> That's very sad news.
> 
> He will be missed greatly.
> 
> RIP Jarober.
> Phil
> 
> Le 19 avr. 2014 14:33, "kilon alios" <kilon.alios at gmail.com> a écrit :
> I did not know him and I am new to smalltalk but I loved his podcasts
> and screencasts, simple , elegant , no need to impress exactly the way
> I like it. Always sad to see someone go, my condolences to his family
> , I am sure he was quite the man to be around.
> 
> On 4/19/14, Stephan Eggermont <stephan at stack.nl> wrote:
> > On the visualworks mailing list, David Buck wrote:
> >>For those who haven't heard on Facebook, James Robertson passed away
> >>suddenly on Thursday April 14, 2014.  James was a power house of
> >>information for Smalltalk and worked furiously through the years to
> >>promote it through his blog and podcasts.  James was an employee of
> >>ParcPlace through the ParcPlace/Digitalk merger and through the move to
> >>Cincom.  When he left CIncom in 2010, he became an independent
> >>contractor. He was always an early adopter of technology. He jumped into
> >>the blog scene when it wasn't yet a scene and started recording podcasts
> >>when podcasts were still new.  Over the years, he recorded thousands of
> >>podcasts, screencasts, videos of conference talks and interviews making
> >>them accessible to everyone by podcast channels, youtube and through his
> >>blog.
> >>
> >>Funeral information can be found at the following link.
> >  >    http://sollevinson.com/notice.php?lr=loc&id=25422
> >>
> >>I'm waiting to hear details about a memorial service to be held later
> >>this week.
> >>
> >>For all of us who were touched by his life, we say farewell to a good
> >>friend.
> >>
> >>David Buck
> >
> >
> >
> 





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