Ep 22 – 15 Aug 2017 – ..the last podcast with Sofia Cole..

…next time.. Sofia v2.. this time as a Vaghan-Jones!!! woo!!

Location: Aqua Shard, Level 31, The Shard, 31 Saint Thomas Street, London SE1 9RY

Order: Boiled egs, marmalade and a Bacon Roll!

Review: 4/5

Comment: Only downer is the service is usually quite slow. Great food though. Ace view. Reasonable price. Never too busy for brekkie too!

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Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

Meaning Conf – 16th Nov – London, UK

Functional Conf – 16 – 19th Nov – Bangalore, India

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

Lambda Days – 22nd – 23rd Feb – Krakow, Poland

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 21 – 10 Aug 2017 – ..Putting the man-in..

…Manifesto.. LMGTFY!!!

Location: Trade, 47 Commercial St, London, E1 6BD

Order: Cwaffeee!!! + pancakes and smashed avocado.

Review: 4/5

Comment: It’s nice. Not sure it’s 3 x best cafe nice, but the coffee is good and pretty relaxed in there. Good for a chat, probably less so to do a work thang though.

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Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

Meaning Conf – 16th Nov – London, UK

Functional Conf – 16 – 19th Nov – Bangalore, India

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

Lambda Days – 22nd – 23rd Feb – Krakow, Poland

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 20 – 18 July 2017 – ..Books, bots and..

…tales from the crypto!!!

Location: Starbucks, 37-39 High Holborn, London WC1V 6BG

Order: Cwaffeee!!!

Review: 4/5

Comment: Given the morning rush, it’s one of the quieter central Sbx. You can actually hear yourself and others talk here. As ever, coffee is country fresh, like the morning after a rainstorm.

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Infinite Conf – 6th-7th July – London, UK

Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

Meaning Conf – 16th Nov – London, UK

Functional Conf – 16 – 19th Nov – Bangalore, India

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

Lambda Days – 22nd – 23rd Feb – Krakow, Poland

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 19 – 28 June 2017 – ..Potter at t..t..t..twenty..

…talkin’ ’bout my generation!!!

Location: Le Pain Quotidien, Festival Walk, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 8XX

Order: 1 x Boiled eggs, 1 x Petit dejeuner, 1 x cappuccino & 1 black coffee

Review: 4/5

Comment: First time here. Nice layout, though can get slightly noisy with tubes passing overhead. Hottest bathroom in the World. Breakfast good though. Certainly a place for a working brekkie too!

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Infinite Conf – 6th-7th July – London, UK

Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

Meaning Conf – 16th Nov – London, UK

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 18 – 16 June 2017 – ..Anyone can be an author..

…you just have to open up the source, Luke!!!

Location: Hubbard and Bell,199 – 206 High Holborn, London, WC1V 7BW

Order: 1 x Poached eggs, 1 x smashed avocado on toast

Review: 4/5

Comment: It’s noisy but nice :-p Good food. Good decor. Just need to pump up the volume on every visit.

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Infinite Conf – 6th-7th July – London, UK

Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 17 – 31 May 2017 – ..Fight the rules..

…esp if they are about semantic indentation!!!

Location: Starbucks Coffee, 37-39 High Holborn, London, WC1V 6BG

Order: 1 x White Mocha Frap, 1 x Mocha

Review: 4/5

Comment: Finally a quiet venue! If Bill’s is the spiritual home of BPR for food, Starbucks is the alter for drink. Only background rumble was when the table shook as the tube passed. Otherwise, nice place, nice coffee, great chat!

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Typelevel Summit EU – 3rd June – Copenhagen

Curry on Conf – 18th-19th June – Barcelona

Infinite Conf – 6th-7th July – London, UK

Material Conf – 17th Aug – Iceland

ScalaWorld – 8 – 13th Sept – Lake District

SwanseaCon – 25th & 26th Sept – Swansea

ContainerSched – 28th Sept – London

Lambda World – 30th Sept – 1st Oct – Cadiz

DockerCon Eu -16th – 18th Oct – Copenhagen

Velocity EU -17th – 20th Oct – London

Scala IO -2nd & 3rd Nov – Paris, France

MuCon – 6th Nov – London, UK

ChainConf -7th Dec – London, UK

ScalaX -14th-15th Dec – London, UK

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Ep 16 – 9 May 2017 – ..Caught between Oslo and..

LX Scala place… woop woop!!

Location: Duck & Waffle, 110 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY

Order: 2 x Poached Eggs on Toast, pastries mix and all-the-kwaffee!

Review: 5/5

Comment: As ever, great location and service and not too busy.. The view.. THE VIEW!!!..

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Ep 15 – 13 April 2017 – ..The Machines are taking Over!!..

…this week joined by the excellent Anne Currie to talk about all the tech (thanks again Anne) !!

Location: Duck & Waffle, 110 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY

Order: Toffee Apple Waffle, Poached Eggs on Toast, Eggs on Toast and lots of coffee!

Review: 5/5

Comment: Fantastic location, family and business friendly, busy but still good service. Would definitely recommend going and also booking beforehand (not too busy, though had to phone to book as online looked full!)..

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Ep 14 – 15 Mar 2017 – ..moar of the guests! yay!..

…More McLovin’ with Dave and Martin and additionally joined by Noel and Danielle (thanks guys) !!

Location: Dishoom5 Stable Street, London N1C 4AB

Order: 6 dishes.. too many to note.. a Chicken Ruby Murray was one though!

Review: 4.5/5

Comment: Nice location, nice decoration, nice food, good service. Bit too noisy to record from there, and we were in a bit of a hurry to make a meetup, but would definitely recommend going and also booking (massive queue outside after 6pm! midweek, and around the block!)..

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Ep 13 – 02 Mar 2017 – ..this weeks theme, travel..

…featuring type and coroutine astronauts Dave and Martin (thanks again guys) !!

Location: Hubbard and Bell,199-206 High Holborn, London, WC1V 7BD 

Order: 2 x Pork Schnitzel, 1 x Bavette, 1 x Beef Burger

Review: 4/5

Comment: Really nice venue, but got gradually busier and louder. Apologies for the background noise in the second half, but have tried to clean it up. Anyway, back to the food. Good food, good location, good service. Sadly a discovered gem, but otherwise all the goods.

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