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Fresh Tech from Fresh Faces Hanselminutes is Fresh Air for Developers. A weekly commute-time podcast that promotes fresh technology and fresh voices.
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Fresh Tech from Fresh Faces Hanselminutes is Fresh Air for Developers. A weekly commute-time podcast that promotes fresh technology and fresh voices.

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@shanselman

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English

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Episodes

Container Catharsis with Laura Frank Tacho

8/16/2018
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Laura Frank Tacho is the Director of Engineering at CloudBees and has been working with Docker almost since its inception. She shares her experiences in running teams that constantly rely on and deploy containers at scale. How have containers changed effectively everything and where are we heading?

Duration:00:36:11

Teaching Programming to kids (and everyone else) with Ben Wheeler

8/9/2018
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Ben Wheeler teaches tech to kids ages 4 to 104. He talks to Scott about how to effectively teach technology, as well as the importance of social context around tech. Everyone's journey to tech is different. How can we as teachers use those journeys to make everyone successful?

Duration:00:33:04

Learning how to be a Wizard Programmer with Julia Evans

8/2/2018
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Julia Evans has been making comics and zines for years. You've likely learned "How to be a wizard programmer" from one of Julia's comics. She's a software developer at Stripe in her day job and on this episode she talks to Scott about how to effectively teach and learn computer concepts.

Duration:00:32:51

Blazor brings .NET to Web Assembly with Steve Sanderson

7/26/2018
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The Blazor project aims to bring .NET to the open Web using Web Assembly. Scott talks to Steve Sanderson about this experiment and it's future plans. How are they compiling C# and .NET to Web Assembly in a way that works everywhere? How does Mono and .NET Standard fit in?

Duration:00:50:55

Compassionate Coding with April Wensel

7/19/2018
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April Wensel is the founder of Compassionate Coding, a conscious business that helps technical teams cultivate sustainable, human-­centered software development practices built on a foundation of emotional intelligence. She talks to Scott about how we can apply these concepts to our own software projects.

Duration:00:31:36

Visible Designers with Revision Path's Maurice Cherry

7/5/2018
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Maurice Cherry is a veteran designer AND veteran podcastee. His award-winning podcast Revision Path has showcased nearly 250 Black Designers and influencers. Scott and Maurice talk about the importance of good design on today's web (AND good podcasts!) Where does Maurice see design going with the rise of cookie-cutter themes. Is it hard to be unique and fresh with the rise of the Visible Designer?

Duration:00:32:18

C++ and Browser Monoculture with Vivaldi's Patricia Aas

6/28/2018
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Patricia Aas is a C++ programmer working on the Vivaldi Browser where she has currently taken on platform integration of media. She has previously worked at Opera Software on their Desktop Browser and at Cisco on their Telepresence Hardware Endpoints, primarily on Linux. In this episode she and Scott tackle the hard questions around C++ - Is it getting a bad wrap? Patricia always waxes philosophic on the browser wars!

Duration:00:36:03

Is a Programming Bootcamp right for you? with Kristen Leake

6/21/2018
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Is a Programming Bootcamp right for you? Why choose a bootcamp over self-study? How instrumental was having done a camp on your resume to get your job? Scott talks with bootcamp graduate Kristen Leake about her journey into technology.

Duration:00:32:46

Tips for Teaching Programming with Dr. Neil Brown

6/14/2018
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Dr. Neil Brown recently published a scholarly article on how to effectively teach programming. Rather than a series of anecdotes, this is backed up by actual research in educational psychology. He talks to Scott about how we can and should approach teaching the next generation of developers.

Duration:00:34:29

Azure Sphere and Microsoft's new Linux with Caitie McCaffrey

6/7/2018
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Azure Sphere is a new solution for creating highly-secured, Internet-connected microcontroller (MCU) devices. Caitie McCaffrey is Principal Software Engineering Lead on the project and is an expert in building large scale services and systems for folks like 343 Industries (Halo), HBO, Twitter, and more. How will this new system (and new Linux) keep our IoT devices safe?

Duration:00:32:34

A new life for old software - DasBlog Core with Mark Downie

5/31/2018
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Scott and Mark Downie have been blogging for nearly 15 years using a blogging system called "DasBlog." It started with .NET 1.1 and now Mark is forking DasBlog and taking it into an open source future with .NET Core.

Duration:00:35:19

Do you need to speak English to Code? Noor - An Arabic Programming Language with Ahmed Abdalla

5/24/2018
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Do you need to speak English to Code? Ahmed Abdalla created Noor , an Arabic Programming Language as a way to teach programming to Arabic-speaking kids.

Duration:00:32:46

Eric Heutchy on Backward Compatibility, Xbox One X Enhanced Games, and The Heutchy Method

5/17/2018
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Xbox One X Enhanced Games with Backward Compatibility are AMAZING. You can play a decade old game - originally meant for 640x480 or 720p resolution - and enjoy it in 4k resolution. Not upscaled. Actually up to 10x clearer within recompiling the game? How? Xbox's Eric Heutchy tells Scott how!

Duration:00:32:34

How do you become a CTO - with Microsoft's CTO Kevin Scott

5/10/2018
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Kevin Scott is the CTO of Microsoft...but how did he get there? Scott talks to Kevin about his experience from early teens through his successful foray at LinkedIn and beyond. Where does Kevin see technology going and how do we help get more people involved in the future of technology?

Duration:00:38:09

Investing in Underrepresented Tech Founders with Arlan Hamilton's Backstage Capital

4/26/2018
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Arlan Hamilton's Backstage Capital has invested more than $4M+ in over 80 companies led by underrepresented founders. How has she gone from Homeless to VC in just a few years? Arlan also recently started Project Cover to give micro-grants to driven creatives. Scott catches up with Arlan to hear about how she's continued to build her team and her fund and BUILD COOL STUFF.

Duration:00:33:17

A history of the Windows 95 Start Button and User Research at Microsoft with Kent Sullivan and Derek Hoiem

4/19/2018
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Kent Sullivan and Derek Hoiem were some of the original hires at the User Research Labs at Microsoft. The worked on the exploratory user research that produced the taskbar and Start menu, as well as the iterative research that helped nail down the details. How did the Start Menu and Start Button come to be?

Duration:00:31:47

Inside the world of Star Trek's Visual and Practical Effects with Dan Curry

4/12/2018
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Dan Curry was a Visual Effects Supervisor, Visual Effects Producer, Second Unit Director, Director and Main Title Designer for Star Trek’s Deep Space Nine, Voyager, Enterprise and Next Generation series. He spent 18 years doing Star Trek and pioneering visual and practical effects. On this episode he talks to Scott about his time and inspiration for a number of the props you've seen in the show you love! Even better, some of his collection is being auctioned on April 15th, 2018.

Duration:00:31:38

Christine Spang's Open Source Journey from Teen OSS Contributor to CTO of Nylas

4/5/2018
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Christine Spang started her tech journey contributing to Debian while still a teenager. She went on to MIT, then worked on Ksplice, helping the Linux kernel stay up-to-date without rebooting. From there working as a Principal Developer at Oracle, Christine when on to co-found Nylas where she's currently the CTO. Scott talks to Christine about her experience, her thoughts on going from Dev to CTO, leading teams, and their product suite at Nylas.

Duration:00:31:03