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👋 Hi! I'm John Hawthorn

I'm a staff software engineer on the Ruby Architecture team here at GitHub :octocat:.

I'm a 💎 Ruby committer and on the 🚋 Rails core team. I like to spend as much time as possible working on performance. Hopefully I've made your code run faster too 🤗


Some of my open source projects:

🔍 fzy is a fast and simple fuzzy text finder for the terminal. I wote fzy wanting a faster and more consistent algorithm than was available at the time, other tools have since adopted my algorithm. Fun fact: If you press t to find files in a GitHub repo that's fzy!

🗑 discard provides a simple soft-delete pattern for ActiveRecord.

🖼️ meh is a fast image viewer for X11 using raw XLib.


I dabble in electronics ⚡:

⌨️ I designed a USB controller to modernize Model M keyboards.

⌨️ I hand wired an ergodox-style keyboard

☕ I built an MQTT-enabled temperature controller for my espresso machine

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  1. fzy fzy Public

    🔍 A simple, fast fuzzy finder for the terminal

    C 2.9k 123

  2. ruby/ruby ruby/ruby Public

    The Ruby Programming Language

    Ruby 21.5k 5.2k

  3. rails/rails rails/rails Public

    Ruby on Rails

    Ruby 54.8k 21.3k

  4. discard discard Public

    🃏🗑 Soft deletes for ActiveRecord done right

    Ruby 2k 77

  5. pub_grub pub_grub Public

    A ruby port of the PubGrub version solver

    Ruby 146 11

  6. rapidjson-ruby rapidjson-ruby Public

    A fast JSON library for Ruby

    Ruby 36 5