Abner Coimbre started Handmade Network when rallying the Handmade Hero community around a common goal. Abner handles the legalities, financials, and public facing of Handmade Network. In particular, he recruits developers to host their projects, spreads the word through the Handmade Dev Show on Twitch, conducts interviews with well-known programmers, and finds new ways to grow the community. Abner began an internship at NASA in 2014 and received Kennedy Intern of the Year in 2015. He is now a co-op and currently works on the Mars launch control system as he studies computer science.

Recent Forum Threads

Forum handmade.network
Post date April 18, 2017, 4:19 p.m.

YouCompleteMe - Vim Completion Engine


YouCompleteMe was mentioned on one of our chats, and I am quite satisfied with it. It's certainly…
Forum Papaya
Post date March 31, 2017, 9:36 p.m.

Restoring Undo Functionality


Yo Apoorva, I saw that last month you switched to libpapaya, as this GitHub commit proves. While…
Forum handmade.network
Post date March 13, 2017, 8:52 a.m.

Worshipping at the Altar of Youth


Salut, I find it inspiring that young devs and senior folk always correspond gleefully on our ch…
Forum Site Feedback
Post date Dec. 7, 2016, 1:51 a.m.

[Feedback] TheHappieCat Interview


This Saturday, Dec. 10 at 5PM EST, I'll be interviewing TheHappieCat on Twitch. I will not be tak…
Forum HandmadeCon
Post date Nov. 17, 2016, 5:20 p.m.

Abner's Schedule


Some asked what my schedule looks like. Take a look and I hope I get to meet you. -Abner Schedul…

Recent Forum Replies

Forum handmade.network
Post date April 15, 2017, 11:12 a.m.

Thoughts on Coroutines

ratchetfreak: coroutines are fun Here's my preferred way to keep track of where you came from. Wh…
Forum Career Advice
Post date April 9, 2017, 11:02 a.m.

How i can begin software development if I only know c language?

pragmatic_hero: What Sean shows is that it is POSSIBLE to write small programs in C fairly produc…
Forum handmade.network
Post date April 5, 2017, 12:27 p.m.

How did this start?

Todd, The first episode of the Handmade Dev Show is actually all about how the Handmade Dev init…
Forum Career Advice
Post date April 3, 2017, 3:04 a.m.

How i can begin software development if I only know c language?

Todd: I think project-wise, for what you've learned and are interested in, you should start with …
Forum handmade.network
Post date Feb. 24, 2017, 10:34 a.m.

Throw more hardware at it

Tazmain: I do feel that a lot of programmers lose touch with how the hardware works. Or they simp…