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New podcast every Friday! We cover what's fresh and new in open source. Sign up for our nightly and weekly emails. Open source moves fast. Keep up. Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

New podcast every Friday! We cover what's fresh and new in open source. Sign up for our nightly and weekly emails. Open source moves fast. Keep up. Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.
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New podcast every Friday! We cover what's fresh and new in open source. Sign up for our nightly and weekly emails. Open source moves fast. Keep up. Hosted by Adam Stacoviak & Jerod Santo.

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Episodes

323: The road to Brave 1.0 and BAT

11/14/2018
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This week Adam and Jerod talk with Brian Bondy, Co-founder and CTO of Brave. They talked through the beginnings of Brave and how BAT (Basic Attention Token) could be driving the future of how we offer funding and tips to our favorite websites and content creators. Of course, they go deep into the historical and the technical details of the Brave browser and their march to Brave 1.0. The last segment of the show covers how BAT works, how it’s being used, and also their interesting spin on an...

Duration:01:28:30

322: There and back again (Dgraph's tale)

11/9/2018
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This week we talk with Manish Jain about Dgraph, graph databases, and licensing and re-licensing woes. Manish is the creator and founder Dgraph and we talked through all the details. We covered what a graph database is, the uses of a graph database, and how and when to choose a graph database over a relational database. We also talked through the hard subject of licensing/re-licensing. In this case, Dgraph has had to change their license a few times to maintain their focus on adoption while...

Duration:01:27:15

321: Drupal is a pretty big deal

10/31/2018
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Adam and Jerod talk with Angie Byron, a core contributor and staple of the Drupal community. We haven’t covered Drupal really (sorry about that), but the call with Angie was inspiring! From the background, to the tech, the usage of the software, the communication at all levels of the community — Drupal is doing something SO RIGHT, and we’re happy to celebrate with them as they march on to the “Framlication” beat of their own drum. Sponsors RollbarWe catch our errors before our users do...

Duration:01:23:41

320: Venture capital meets commercial OSS

10/25/2018
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Joseph Jacks, the Founder and General Partner of OSS Capital joined the show to share his plans for funding the future generation of commercial open source software based companies. This is a growing landscape of $100M+ revenue companies ~13 years in the making that’s just now getting serious early attention and institutional backing — and we talk through many of those details with Joseph. We cover the whys and hows, why OSS now, deep details around licensing implications, and we speculate...

Duration:00:58:50

319: Keepin' up with Elm

10/17/2018
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Jerod invites Richard Feldman back on the show to catch up on all things Elm. Did you hear? NoRedInk finally had a production runtime error, the community grew quite a bit (from ‘obscure’ to just ‘niche’), and Elm 0.19 added some killer new features around asset optimization. Sponsors HiredSalary and benefits upfront? Yes please.a double hiring bonushired.com/changelogRollbarWe catch our errors before our users do because of Rollbar.rollbar.com/changelogLinodeOur cloud server of...

Duration:01:05:51

BONUS – Sustain Summit 2018

10/15/2018
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In this special bonus call, Adam and Jerod talk with Allen “Gunner” Gunn about the Sustain Summit. They talk about what it is, the kind of conversations that happen there, issues the open source community are facing right now, and how Sustain stands out from traditional “unconferences.” Sustain 2017 was a big hit, and this year’s event should be even better. Join us! Sponsors FastlyOur bandwidth partner.fastly.comRollbarWe catch our errors before our users do because of...

Duration:00:32:02

318: A call for kindness in open source

10/10/2018
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Adam and Jerod talk to Brett Cannon, core contributor to Python and a fantastic representative of the Python community. They talked through various details surrounding a talk and blog post he wrote titled “Setting expectations for open source participation” and covered questions like: What is the the purpose of open source? How do you sustain open source? And what’s the goal? They even talked through typical scenarios in open source and how kindness and recognizing that there’s a human on...

Duration:01:31:21

317: #Hacktoberfest isn’t just about a free shirt

10/1/2018
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#Hacktoberfest is a once per year event in the month of October celebrating open source. For many it’s an on ramp to open source, PRs galore for maintainers, and t-shirts for those who submit 5 or more pull requests. In the end, however, it’s about the awareness of open source and its significance to the greater good to humanity as we know it. Adam and Jerod talk with Daniel Zaltsman, Dev Rel Manager at DigitalOcean and key leader of Hacktoberfest to cover the backstory, where this project...

Duration:01:05:04

316: REST easy, GraphQL is here

9/26/2018
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In this special rebroadcast of JS Party, Jerod and Suz talk with John Resig about how he’s using GraphQL at Khan Academy, some of the mistakes and successes using GraphQL, John’s feelings on jQuery, and community Q&A. Sponsors Vetteryvettery.com/founderstalkRaygunLinodeOur cloud server of choice.linode.com/changelogRollbarWe catch our errors before our users do because of Rollbar.rollbar.com/changelog Featuring TwitterGitHubWebsiteTwitterGitHubWebsiteTwitterGitHubWebsite Notes and...

Duration:01:05:38

315: Join the federation?! Mastodon awaits...

9/19/2018
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We talked with Eugen Rochko, the creator of Mastodon, about where Mastodon came from the problem it aimed to solve. How it’s not exactly Twitter alternative, although that’s its known claim to fame. Why it’s probably not going anywhere. The ins-and-outs of federation, getting started, running an instance, why you would want to — cool stuff you’ve never considered could be built on top of Mastodon. And finally, the story behind naming posted content a “toot”. Sponsors HiredCompanies apply...

Duration:01:23:49

314: Kubernetes brings all the Cloud Natives to the yard

9/12/2018
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We talk with Dan Kohn, the Executive Director of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation to catch up with all things cloud native, the CNCF, and the world of Kubernetes. Dan updated us on the growth KubeCon / CloudNativeCon, the state of Cloud Native and where innovation is happening, serverless being on the rise, and Kubernetes dominating the enterprise. Sponsors HiredSalary and benefits upfront? Yes please.a double hiring bonushired.com/changelogDigitalOceanAlgoliaOur search...

Duration:01:13:45

313: The first cloud native programming language

9/5/2018
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Jerod talked with Paul Fremantle, the CTO and Co-Founder of WSO2, about their new programming language, Ballerina — a cloud-native language which aims to make it easier to write microservices that integrate APIs. They talked about the creation of the language and how it was inspired by so many technologies, cloud native features like built-in container support, serverless-friendly, observability, and how it works with, or without, a service mesh — just to name a...

Duration:01:12:28

312: Segment's transition back to a monorepo

8/29/2018
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Adam and Jerod talk with two members of Segment’s engineering team: Co-founder and CTO, Calvin French-Owen, as well as Software Engineer, Alex Noonan, about their journey from monorepo to microservices back to monorepo. 100s of problem children to 1 superstar child. Sponsors Indeedindeed.jobs/changelogLinodeOur cloud server of choice.linode.com/changelogGoCDFastlyOur bandwidth partner.fastly.com Featuring GitHubTwitterGitHubWebsiteTwitterGitHubWebsiteTwitterGitHubWebsite Notes and...

Duration:01:02:21

311: Istio service mesh and microservices

8/22/2018
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Adam and Jerod talk with Jason McGee, VP and CTO of IBM Cloud Platform about Istio — an open platform that provides a uniform way to connect, secure, control, and observe microservices. They cover what service mesh is, why its suddenly so interesting, who’s involved in Istio, their involvement with the CNCF, getting started, and what’s next for Istio. Sponsors Indeedindeed.jobs/changelogLinodeOur cloud server of choice.linode.com/changelogGoCDFastlyOur bandwidth partner.fastly.com...

Duration:01:06:03

310: Open sourcing the DEV community

8/15/2018
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We talk with Ben Halpern the founder and webmaster of dev.to — a community for developers to talk about software. Last Wednesday they open sourced the codebase of the dev.to platform, so we wanted to talk through all the details with Ben. We talked through the backstory, how Ben realized this could become a business, how the team was formed, their motivations for open sourcing it and why they didn’t open source it from the start, the technical stack, and their vision for the future of the...

Duration:01:21:17

Jeff Robbins is an actual rockstar [rebroadcast]

8/10/2018
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On this special bonus episode of The Changelog, we’re playing the latest episode of Away from Keyboard with Jeff Robbins. While some dream of having a successful career, Jeff Robbins has already had several. Once the lead singer and guitarist for Orbit, Jeff has worked on some of the most famous Drupal websites. He talks to Tim about his early interest in computers, starting Lullabot, and adjusting to life after leaving the company he built and ran. Sponsors HiredSalary and benefits...

Duration:00:30:09

309: Rebuilding Exercism from the ground up

8/8/2018
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Adam and Jerod invite back Katrina Owen after years away focusing on Exercism—a 100% free platform for code practice and mentorship with over 2500 exercises and 48 different language tracks. They talk to Katrina about how the platform has changed, the direction it’s taken, the backstory on the recently launched version 2, and how she plans to turn Exercism into a sustainable business. Also, what happens if that doesn’t work?! Sponsors HiredSalary and benefits upfront? Yes please.a double...

Duration:01:13:41

308: Biases in AI, helping veterans get jobs in software, open science

8/1/2018
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Adam and Jerod are on location at OSCON and talk with Camille Eddy about recognizing biases in AI, Jerome Hardaway about the work he’s doing to prepare veterans for jobs in software, and Abby Cobunoc Mayes about the work she’s doing at Mozilla for open science. Sponsors RollbarWe catch our errors before our users do because of Rollbar.rollbar.com/changelogDigitalOceanAlgoliaOur search partner.algolia.comGoCD...

Duration:01:03:40

307: AWS Amplify and cloud-enabled apps

7/25/2018
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We talk with Nader Dabit, Developer Advocate for Amazon Web Services, about the role of DevRel and what’s involved in this “dream job”, frontend and mobile developers using AWS Amplify to build cloud-enabled applications, how GraphQL, React, and others fit in, and the direction of React Native. Sponsors RollbarWe catch our errors before our users do because of Rollbar.rollbar.com/changelogDigitalOceanAlgoliaOur search partner.algolia.comFastlyOur bandwidth partner.fastly.com...

Duration:01:00:12

306: The Great GatsbyJS

7/18/2018
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From open source project to a $3.8 million dollar seed round to transform Gatsby.js into a full-blown startup that’s building what’s becoming the defacto modern web frontend. In this episode, we talk with Jason Lengstorf about this blazing-fast static site generator, its building blocks and how they all fit together, the future of web development on the JAMstack (JavaScript + APIs), the importance of site performance, site rebuilds, getting started, and how they’re focused on building an...

Duration:01:12:10