The luckiest guys in the world

The luckiest guys in the world

Summary: Who are the luckiest guys in the world right now?

TOPICS: Tech Industry

There are 4 guys who are the luckiest in the world right now. First, the three guys who wrote RadRails:


(Left to right:) Kyle Shank, Marc Baumbach, and Matt Kent.

In addition to winning the award for best Open Source Eclipse developer tool, the last time I talked to them they had no less than *5* job offers while at the conference.

So who's the fourth? Me of course, because I have a wife who loves me very much and is dealing with the kids back home while I'm enjoying myself here at the conference. Look at what she sent me last night:



To my wife Lisa and my sons Christopher and Michael, I love you and miss you very much. I'll see you soon.




Topic: Tech Industry

Ed Burnette

About Ed Burnette

Ed Burnette is a software industry veteran with more than 25 years of experience as a programmer, author, and speaker. He has written numerous technical articles and books, most recently "Hello, Android: Introducing Google's Mobile Development Platform" from the Pragmatic Programmers.

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  • Would you by any chance have a tissue?

    That was beautiful.
    I am all verklempt--can't write now (sniffle).
    D T Schmitz
  • That was so sweet!

    I wish there were more men out there that appreciated what they had family wise like that.
    Kind of gives you hope.
    • Indeed!

      D T Schmitz