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    Brent Simmons

    Brent has been writing apps for Apple computers for over 30 years, since his first Apple II Plus in 1980. His professional apprenticeship was at UserLand Software where he worked on Frontier and on Manila, an early blog platform. Later he created apps such as NetNewsWire, TapLynx, Glassboard, and MarsEdit. Brent lives in Seattle with his wife Sheila and his cat Papa, who’s named for both Ernest Hemingway and the great designated hitter Edgar Martinez.


    CocoaConf PDX Presentations

    Keynote: Hard Things, Scary Things, and Pride

    Donahue style. Brent talks -- and so do you. Because you're more interesting.