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DevDiscuss is the first original podcast from DEV, a global community of software developers of all backgrounds and experience levels. The show covers burning topics that impact the daily lives of programmers and beyond, hosted by Forem Co-Founders, Ben Halpern and Jess Lee.

DevDiscuss is the first original podcast from DEV, a global community of software developers of all backgrounds and experience levels. The show covers burning topics that impact the daily lives of programmers and beyond, hosted by Forem Co-Founders, Ben Halpern and Jess Lee.

Location:

United States

Description:

DevDiscuss is the first original podcast from DEV, a global community of software developers of all backgrounds and experience levels. The show covers burning topics that impact the daily lives of programmers and beyond, hosted by Forem Co-Founders, Ben Halpern and Jess Lee.

Language:

English


Episodes

S4:E8 - We Role Play What Good Soft Skills Look Like

3/30/2021
We do a crossover episode with DevDiscuss and CodeNewbie talking about, and role playing different soft skills, because this topic of soft skills is so important that we thought both of our audiences could benefit from it. To talk about these skills and to help us show what they can look like, we are joined by artist and educator, Kristen Palana, and Liana Felt, senior people operations manager at Forem. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor)...

Duration:00:45:31

S4:E7 - What You Need to Know About Accessibility

3/23/2021
In this episode, we talk about accessibility with Crystal Preston-Watson, quality and accessibility engineer at Salesforce, and Marcy Sutton, web developer and accessibility specialist, who we have consulted with at Forem. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Modern Sole Design LLC salesforce.org Accessibility Screen Reader Serenade How to code without typing Tommy MacWilliamMatt Wiethoff...

Duration:00:43:45

S3:E6 - We Bust Some Myths About Linux

3/16/2021
In this episode, we talk about Linux with Rob Frelow, co-founder of The StoryGraph, and Amber Jones, full stack software engineer at mumms Software. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Linux Linux Mint Ubuntu Fedora Linux Red Hat Enterprise Linux freenode mumms Software The StoryGraph

Duration:00:50:21

S4:E5 - Online Abuse and the Future of Anti-Harassment Tooling

3/9/2021
In this episode, we talk about online abuse and anti-harassment tools with Tracy Chou, CEO of Block Party, a company building tools to manage online safety and harassment, and Chloe Condon, senior cloud advocate at Microsoft. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Block Party

Duration:00:56:52

S4:E4 - How to Combine Music and Code

3/1/2021
In this episode, we talk about music and code with Amirreza Amouie, aka Amu, indie artist and software engineer, and Jérémie Astor, creator of Gwion, a programming language aimed at making music. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Gwion Sonic Pi VCV Rack Bespoke Synth JUCE ChucK Arduino Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) FL Studio Ableton Pro Tools C C++ Magenta The Most Important Court Decision...

Duration:00:38:26

S4:E3 - Code Splitting and the Long List of Things You Need to Know About Writing JavaScript

2/23/2021
In this episode, we talk about code splitting and the long list of things you need to know about writing JavaScript with Laurie Barth, staff software engineer at Gatsby and instructor at egghead.io. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Code Splitting Explained JavaScript Gatsby Webpack

Duration:00:47:25

S4:E2 - A Critical Look At Distributed Conferences

2/16/2021
In this episode, we talk about the grand experiment that is distributed conferences with Paul Campbell, founder of Tito and creator of Ull Conference, and Angela Andrews, associate solutions architect at Red Hat, and avid conference attendee. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Tito Vito Red Hat CodeLand PyCon Úll

Duration:00:48:09

S4:E1 - This Is How You Have Effective Meetings

2/9/2021
In this episode, we talk about how to have effective meetings with Andy Goodman, co-founder and director of The Goodman Center, who teaches a popular workshop called, “Meetings for People Who Hate Meetings.” Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) The Goodman Center Unmuted: What Works, What Doesn't and How We Can All Do Better When Working Together Online

Duration:00:41:56

S3:E8 - The New Normal for Developers with Scott Hanselman

12/29/2020
In this episode, we talk about the new normal for developers with Scott Hanselman, partner program manager at Microsoft, author of several books, and the host of the Hanselminutes podcast, and the YouTube channel, Computer Stuff They Didn’t Teach You. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Hanselminutes Technology Podcast Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You C# .NET Azure Microsoft Visual Studio...

Duration:00:43:57

S3:E7 - What Makes a Good Designer?

12/22/2020
In this episode, we talk about design with Lisa Sy, lead product designer at Forem, and Kuan Luo, designer and entrepreneur, who co-founded Elpha, and was formerly at Etsy and Cockroach Labs. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Forem Elpha Cockroach Labs The Washington Post Etsy Little-Known Productivity Tools; Big Productivity Gains Pokémon Photoshop GeoCities Dreamweaver Interaction Design UX...

Duration:00:48:28

S3:E6 - How to Gamify Coding

12/15/2020
In this episode, we talk about gamified coding with senior curriculum developer at CodeCombat, Charlotte Cheng, and lead developer of TwilioQuest at Twilio, Kevin Whinnery. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) CodeCombat TwilioQuest Wonder Workshop LeapFrog Disney English Code.org Girls Who Code JavaScript Python Git Ozaria C++ Code School Codecademy Node.js Ruby Java HTML CSS React Scratch...

Duration:00:44:33

S3:E5 - Improving Your Onboarding For Early Career Devs

12/8/2020
In this episode, we talk about onboarding early career developers with John Britton, founder and CEO of raise.dev, and Carolyn Stransky, software developer and author of the DEV post, “Onboarding a junior developer to your team? Here's 12 tips." Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) raise.dev Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Peer 2 Peer University Twilio GitHub Sams Teach Yourself Web...

Duration:00:43:39

S3:E4 - Explaining Code Through Analogies and Visualizations

11/30/2020
In this episode, we talk about explaining coding concepts through analogies and visualizations with Lydia Hallie, software engineering contractor, and Kevin Kornonenko, product manager at Tulip Interfaces and creator of the CodeAnalogies blog. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) JavaScript CodeAnalogies Tulip Webflow Squarespace HTML CSS D3 Zapier Airtable Keynote Udemy Code School freeCodeCamp...

Duration:00:44:05

S3:E3 - Is Vim Worth Your Time?

11/24/2020
In this episode, we talk Vim with Allan MacGregor, director of engineering at Hopper, and Alex Smith, software engineer at Forem. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Elixir Visual Studio Code IntelliJ Sublime Text Atom vi PHP Vim Hopper Scala Markdown Vim Is The Perfect IDE Vim Awesome Neovim eMac Onivim IntelliSense

Duration:00:38:23

S3:E2 - Demystifying Architecture

11/17/2020
In this episode, we talk everything to do with architecture with David Whitney, independent software consultant at Electric Head Software, and author of the DEV post, "Architecture for Everyone." Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Rails Kubernetes Microservices C HTML Electric Head Software Architecture for Everyone Amiga Agile Manifesto Load balancing Distributed cache GraphQL JSON...

Duration:00:44:15

S3:E1 - Developing in Minecraft and Roblox

11/10/2020
In this episode, we talk about coding in Roblox and Minecraft with Genevieve Johnson, senior instructional designer at Roblox, and Gabriel Simmer, community and partner engineer at CircleCI, who at 16 built NodeMC, a tool that can be used to build dashboards and spin up servers in Minecraft. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Drupal Python Roblox Minecraft Circle CI Warcraft III Modding Unreal...

Duration:00:46:48

S2:E8 - What You Need to Know About Site Reliability

10/6/2020
In this episode, we're talking SRE with Logan McDonald, senior site reliability engineer at BuzzFeed, and Molly Struve, lead site reliability engineer at Forem. We get into what site reliability is, the history, some SRE horror, what developers can do to make an SRE's job easier, and more. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Site Reliability Engineering Site Reliability Engineering: How Google...

Duration:00:46:28

S2:E7 - Serverless and the Cloud 101

9/29/2020
In this episode, we talk about the past, present, and future of serverless and the cloud with Erica Windisch, principal software engineer at New Relic and founder of IOpipe, and Yan Cui, AWS Serverless Hero and principal consultant at The Burning Monk. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Kubernetes Docker Amazon Web Services The Cloud Serverless New Relic IOpipe The Burning Monk Lumigo AWS...

Duration:00:47:47

S2:E6 - How to be an Entrepreneur

9/15/2020
In this episode, we talk about entrepreneurship with Courtland Allan, founder of Indie Hackers and host of the Indie Hackers podcast, and Kelly Vaughn, CEO and founder of The Taproom, and co-host of the Ladybug podcast. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Shopify Indie Hackers Indie Hackers Podcast The Taproom Ladybug Podcast Commerce Tea Stripe Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting

Duration:00:47:19

S2:E5 - How to Harness Radical Candor in Code Reviews

9/9/2020
In this episode, we talk about using the principles of radical candor to give effective code reviews, with Rina Artstain, software engineer at Dropbox. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) New Relic (sponsor) Educative (sponsor) Ambassador Labs (sponsor) Dropbox Enterprise Radical Candor: How to Get What You Want by Saying What You Mean Radical Candor: Software Edition Code review Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don't

Duration:00:42:07