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Sesh Carbon Five Communicator Awards
Nancy Samahito

Nancy Samahito

Sesh Mobile App Wins Two Communicator Awards

We’re excited to be celebrating two additional award wins with Sesh, a mental healthcare service and Carbon Five client. The 27th annual Communicator Awards has recognized the Sesh and Carbon Five team for excellence in “Mobile Apps – Health and Fitness” and “Best User Interface” categories.  The Communicator Awards is an annual competition honoring the

Carbon Five moms
Alice Wenner

Alice Wenner

Meet the Moms of Carbon Five

Being a working parent is no easy task, especially during a pandemic. At Carbon Five, we’re constantly striving to build an inclusive environment where everyone feels supported and valued — parents included. We spoke to three Carbon Five moms about how the past year has changed their views on work/life balance, how they’ve juggled work

Bobby Matson

Bobby Matson

Building a LeapMotion DrumSet in Ruby

I love playing around with the LeapMotion. It is a wonderful little piece of technology, has great documentation, and is way ahead of its time. More specifically, I’m interested in its potential to communicate with MIDI, the protocol which allows software to translate musical data. A quick aside: My background is in music, having played

Christian Nelson

Christian Nelson

Come Geek Out with us (again)!

The last Geek Out was both fun and informative. It’s time to do it again! So, next Thursday — 11/11 — we’re opening the doors to the San Francisco office and hosting another casual gathering. Want to see what other developers are working on or who’s using the latest and greatest gem/practice/database/etc? Do you have

Christian Nelson

Christian Nelson

Did you know…

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Alon Salant

Alon Salant

Thanks for Celebrating 10 Years with Carbon Five

Thanks to everyone who joined us Friday night for our party at the Fort Mason Firehouse and send their well wishes in celebration our 10th year in business at Carbon Five. Thanks to James, Christian and Josh for playing great music all night long, and the for the amazing staff at BiRite for the wonderful

Christian Nelson

Christian Nelson

Come geek out with us this Thursday!

Thursday we’re opening the doors to the San Francisco office and hosting a casual gathering for our fellow geeks. Want to see what other developers are working on or who’s using the latest and greatest gem/practice/database/etc? Do you have a side project or open source framework that you’re contributing to (or just using) that you

Rudy Jahchan

Rudy Jahchan

Vote for Carbon Five’s SXSW 2011 Interactive Sessions

Next year will be the third time Carbon Five visits Austin for SXSW Interactive. We’ve proposed some hands-on, take-away focused sessions that we ourselves would enjoy and think you would too. For example Embracing NoSQL – Your First Cassandra Project is an extension of the talk Mike gave at the Los Angeles NoSQL meetup a

Christian Nelson

Christian Nelson

Carbon Five is hiring!

We’re growing our team in both the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices (yay!). We’re looking for bright, passionate developers who love to learn and work with their peers. We’re writing a lot of Ruby and JavaScript these days, but there’s also a fair bit of Objective-C (iPhone) and some Java as well. We’ll cross-train

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