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6th
Nov 2016
KAWACHI Takashi
@tkawachi
Nov 06 2016 00:42
I guess it's not so different from other countries/regions.
Dermot Haughey
@hderms
Nov 06 2016 00:44
Yeah I suppose that is what I would expect. Was just curious because I randomly stumbled on this room while searching
@tkawachi does ruby have increased popularity due to Matz being Japanese?
forgive me if my questions are a bit off-topic, I'm sorry
KAWACHI Takashi
@tkawachi
Nov 06 2016 00:54
yes, I feel it gives positive impact on ruby's polpularity.
Yuta Okamoto
@okapies
Nov 06 2016 00:56
but we also have @xuwei-k :)
KAWACHI Takashi
@tkawachi
Nov 06 2016 00:57
:)
Dermot Haughey
@hderms
Nov 06 2016 01:00
looking at @xuwei-k he has quite a lot of github activity :)
Yuta Okamoto
@okapies
Nov 06 2016 01:02
And he is one of core developer of scalaz.
Dermot Haughey
@hderms
Nov 06 2016 01:02
ahh cool
hope that improves the popularity of Scala!
Japan is really an amazing country to visit. If I can find a plane ticket for 400 USD again this year I will visit again
Kazuhiro Sera
@seratch
Nov 06 2016 01:06
How about coming to Japan for ScalaMatsuri 2017 in Feb? http://2017.scalamatsuri.org/index_en.html
Dermot Haughey
@hderms
Nov 06 2016 02:14
@seratch I only speak very very rudimentary Japanese. Also I still have so much to see in Japan last time I was only there for 10 days
Yuta Okamoto
@okapies
Nov 06 2016 02:20
We provide Japanese-to-English interpreter service in most sessions and support for participants from other country. I and Kawachi-san are member of ScalaMatsuri committee.
Dermot Haughey
@hderms
Nov 06 2016 02:21
Wow that is a very nice service
I sometimes feel bad that conferences in America don't provide translations for other languages
@okapies congratulations on the conference
Yuta Okamoto
@okapies
Nov 06 2016 03:40
Thanks!