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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-Founder, Ben Halpern, as well as a rotating cast of Forem developers.

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-Founder, Ben Halpern, as well as a rotating cast of Forem developers.

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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-Founder, Ben Halpern, as well as a rotating cast of Forem developers.

Language:

English


Episodes

S9:E8 - How to Introduce Coding to Your Kids

6/28/2022
In this episode, we talk about introducing children and teens to coding with Jon Mattingly, co-founder and CEO of Kodable, and Pete Ingram-Cauchi, CEO of ID Tech. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Kodable IDTech Code.org Grace Hopper Head First Book Series Susan Wojcicki

Duration:00:44:27

S9:E7 - How Technology is Used as a Tool for Abuse/Coercive Control

6/21/2022
In this episode, we talk about how technology is being used as a tool for abuse and coercive control with Bindu Oommen Fernandes, executive director at Freedom Forward, and Sonya Mital, community engagement lead at Narika. We discuss possible warning signs of abuse to keep an eye out for, tactics abusers use on their victims, and the different ways technology is also helping survivors overcome these circumstances. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach...

Duration:00:55:32

S9:E6 - The Evolution of SQL and How it Managed to Last Through Time

6/14/2022
In this episode, we talk with Jim Walker, principal product evangelist at Cockroach Labs about the evolution of SQL. Learn more about the origins and importance of SQL and how it's managed to not only last but also evolve throughout time. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Smalltalk Quel Jeff Dean and Sanjay Ghemawat article in "Wired" 100 millisecond rule The Secret Lives...

Duration:00:47:56

S9:E5 - Getting Your Conference Talk Proposal Accepted

6/7/2022
In this episode we talk with Tracy P Holmes, technical community advocate at Isovalent and Pachi Parra, developer advocate at Github about getting a conference talk proposal accepted. Get some tips and advice from their own personal experiences and a glimpse at this year's Codeland 2022, since both of them will be speaking at this year's conference. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar...

Duration:00:47:46

S9:E4 - Getting Along with Your Co-workers... All of Them

5/31/2022
In this episode, we talk about how to work cohesively and efficiently across different departments with Kate Travers, Senior Software Engineer at GitHub, and Tracy Osborn, Principal Program Director at TinySeed. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Design for Non-Designers (Part 1) Design for Non-Designers (Part 2) Design for Non-Designers (Part 3) Tracy Osborn's book "Hello...

Duration:00:54:34

S9:E2 - A Journey in Real-World Problem Solving with Regex

5/17/2022
In this episode, we talk about how we created unified embeds with Arit Amana, software engineer at Forem, and Jeremy Friesen, lead software engineer at Forem. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Regex

Duration:00:47:09

S9:E1 - Using Design Patterns To Improve How You Architect Web Apps

5/10/2022
In this episode, we talk about using design patterns to improve how you architect web apps, with authors of the book, Learning Patterns, Lydia Hallie, Staff Developer Advocate at Vercel, and Addy Osmani, engineering manager at Google working on Chrome. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Learning Patterns

Duration:00:37:06

S8:E8 - Take a Look Inside Forem’s Product and Engineering

3/29/2022
In this episode, we talk about Forem’s product and engineering with Jennie Ocken, Forem’s head of product, and Allison McMillan, Forem’s head of engineering. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Forem DEV

Duration:00:39:13

S8:E7 - All Hail jQuery (Or Not)

3/22/2022
In this episode, we talk about jQuery, Vanilla JS, and when and how you should transition out of an older technology, with Diana Le, senior web developer at topSpot Internet Marketing, Tyler Smith, software engineer at Unearth, and Chris Ferdinandi, JavaScript Educator and creator of Go Make Things. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Do you still work with jQuery? Go Make...

Duration:00:43:58

S8:E6 - How Physical Pen-Testing Will Expand Your Developer Mind

3/15/2022
In this episode, we talk about physical pen-testing with Deviant Ollam, author of the book, “Practical Lock Picking: A Physical Penetration Tester's Training Guide.” Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Practical Lock Picking: A Physical Penetration Tester's Training Guide Deviant Ollam - I'll Let Myself In Tactics of Physical Pentesters B-sides Orlando 2017 Vape door...

Duration:00:48:58

S8:E5 - How to Manage Engineering Management

3/8/2022
In this episode, we talk about engineering management with Alex Karp, engineering manager at Twitter. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Creative Selection: Inside Apple's Design Process During the Golden Age of Steve Jobs

Duration:00:38:10

S8:E4 - How You Can Be Successful Breaking Into Tech Mid-Career

3/1/2022
In this episode, we talk about breaking into tech mid-career with Sarah Bartley, full stack web developer, and Will Johnson, developer advocate at Auth0. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) How I Switched Careers Into Tech With No Degree In My Mid 30's Nevertheless, Sarah Bartley Coded What Color is Your Parachute? Skillcrush Stack Overflow The Web Developer Bootcamp 2022

Duration:00:40:11

S8:E3 - The Importance of Video Game Archival, Preservation, and Curation

2/22/2022
In this episode, we talk about video game archival, preservation, and curation with Jason Scott, co-founder of Archive Team and archivist for the Internet Arcade, and Paola Antonelli, senior curator of architecture and design and director of research and development at the Museum of Modern Art. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Internet Arcade : Free Software Archive Team...

Duration:00:40:24

S8:E2 - You Too Can Create Beautiful Data-Driven Essays Like The Pudding

2/15/2022
In this episode, we talk about creating beautiful data-driven essays with Michelle McGhee and Russell Goldenberg, Journalist-Engineers at The Pudding. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) OpenAI Svelte The Pudding Polygraph Gabriel Florit - On Responsive Design and Data Visualization Who’s in the Crossword? The Birthday Paradox The Gyllenhaal Experiment Life After Death on...

Duration:00:37:51

S8:E1 - The Many Benefits of Learning in Public

2/8/2022
Since CodeNewbie is doing a learn in public challenge this month, in this episode we talk all about learning in public with Gift Egwuenu, Frontend Developer, and past CodeLand speaker on the topic of learning in public, and Shawn Wang aka Swyx, head of developer experience at Temporal Technologies. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) CodeNewbie Challenge: Learn in Public...

Duration:00:40:46

S7:E8 - How Cybersecurity Needs To Evolve and How To Get Into It

12/28/2021
In this episode we talk about how cybersecurity needs to evolve and how to get into it, with Alyssa Miller, Business Information Security Officer at S&P Global Ratings, and author of the book Cyber Defenders' Career Guide. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Cyber Security Career Guide KubeCon Offensive Security Certified Professional CompTIA Colonial Pipeline ransomware...

Duration:00:46:07

S7:E7 - We Have Tools To Help You With Your Imposter Syndrome

12/21/2021
In this episode, we talk about imposter syndrome and how to conquer it with Michael Boroff, mental health program manager at Crossover Health, and Nick Taylor, lead software engineer at Forem. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Commentary: Prevalence, Predictors, and Treatment of Imposter Syndrome: A Systematic Review

Duration:00:37:27

S7:E6 - What a Quantitative Trader Can Teach You About A/B Testing and Beyond

12/14/2021
In this episode, we talk about A/B testing with David Sweet, adjunct professor at yeshiva university, and author of the book, Tuning Up: From A/B testing to Bayesian Optimization. After listening, if you would like a 35% discount on Tuning Up: From A/B testing to Bayesian Optimization, go to the link in our show notes and use offer code devdsrf-38BF. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar...

Duration:00:42:47

S7:E5 - How To Be a Successful Whistleblower

12/8/2021
In this episode, we talk about how to be a better whistleblower with Ariella Steinhorn and Amber Scorah, the CEO and the President of Lioness, and the creators of The Tech Workers Handbook. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Lioness The Tech Worker Handbook Bezos Wants to Create a Better Future in Space. His Company Blue Origin Is Stuck in a Toxic Past. Whistle-Blower Says...

Duration:00:46:13

S7:E4 - Should we all be thinking about design justice?

11/29/2021
In this episode, we talk about design justice with Wesley Taylor, Assistant Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University and steering committee member at the Design Justice Network, and Boaz Sender, the principal at Bocoup. Show Notes DevNews (sponsor) CodeNewbie (sponsor) DataStax (sponsor) Cockroach Labs (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Swimm (DevDiscuss) (sponsor) Stellar (sponsor) Design Justice Network Design Justice Network Principles Allied Media Conference The Consentful Tech Project

Duration:00:40:29