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Episode 119 - Sketch Notes

7/22/2019
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Contact Ian Johnson: Website: https://blog.ninjaferret.co.uk/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/IJohnson_TNF Blog: https://blog.ninjaferret.co.uk/2017/06/07/sketch-notes.html Other Links: Abstractions Conference: https://abstractions.io Eva-Lotta Lamm - Twitter: https://twitter.com/evalottchen Mike Rohde - Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohdesign Other Resources The Sketchnote Handbook: the illustrated guide to visual note taking: https://amzn.to/2O7oytr The Sketchnote Workbook: Advanced techniques...

Duration:00:41:42

Episode 118 - Developer Conferences

7/8/2019
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In this episode we talk about Developer Conferences with Sarah Withee. Sarah is a polyglot software engineer who loves the intersection of where people and technology meet, she is also an avid hardware and robot tinkerer located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the USA. Sarah is also a public speaker, who has captivated audiences with both popular and powerful technical and anecdotal talks. Her talents extend to teaching and mentoring, giving workshops to teach programming and hardware...

Duration:00:31:39

Episode 117 - Welder to Web Developer

6/24/2019
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In this episode we talk to Richie Coss about changing careers from welder to a web developer. Richie trained as a fabricator and worked in that profession for a decade before finding his true passion as a front end developer. His interest in front end leans heavily towards the UI/CSS side of the discipline. For the past 18 months he has worked in the North West of the UK as a Front End contractor. Previously to this he worked as a permanent front end developer for agencies in Manchester...

Duration:00:38:08

Episode 116 - Everything I wish I knew as newbie developer

6/10/2019
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This episode was recorded live at the Chester Devs - Junior Developer Event in Chester, United Kingdom. If you would like the Cynical Developer to speak at your local meetup, then get in touch and we'll see what we can do. More about Chester Devs: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChesterDevs Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Chester-Devs/ Github: https://github.com/ChesterDevs

Duration:00:23:21

Episode 115 - Games Development with MonoGame

5/27/2019
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In this episode we find out about developing games with MonoGame with Andy Clarke. Andy develops software for Protolabs, who use 3D printing and traditional manufacturing techniques to rapidly create prototype parts. He is the co-runner of the Shropshire Devs usergroup based in Telford, Shropshire Contacting Andy Clarke: Twitter: https://twitter.com/theMagicWeasel Website: http://weaselware.net/ Github: https://github.com/magicweasel Useful Links: MonoGame: http://www.monogame.net/ Unity...

Duration:00:43:18

Episode 114 - Well-Architected Web Applications

5/13/2019
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In this episode we are joined by Andrew Kelly, who is here to talk to us about Well-Architected Web Applications. Andrew is a web developer from Cheshire in the UK, who currently works as a Technical Team Lead. Andy has been a web developer for over 15 years specialising in .net core and more recently AWS. He has a passion for everything cloud and will shortly be broadening his experience as a platform engineer. Contacting Andrew Kelly website: http://www.andrewkel.ly LinkedIn:...

Duration:00:28:56

Episode 113 - DJ to Developer

4/29/2019
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In this episode we discuss a journey to and from Development, with Paddy Kearns. Paddy is a Senior .NET Developer based in Nottingham, where he spends his days coding with VB.net, C# Webforms and MVC. He has been a developer for many years, but took a break in between to follow a music career, and then came back. Contacting Paddy Kearns Twitter: https://twitter.com/paddy_kearns LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/patrick-kearns-aa9996ba Spotify:...

Duration:00:29:53

Episode 112 - GraphQL and Hasura

4/15/2019
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In this episode we find out about GraphQL, and here to talk to us is Vladimir Novick Vladimir is a Developer advocate at hasura.io, a Google Developer Expert, a consultant, a worldwide speaker, a published author, he is host of the 3factorRadio podcast and he also contributes regularly to Open Source Software. Vladimir brings years of experience within the JavaScript ecosystem and has been coding since the rise of the web, from the time of Netscape Navigator and the "First Browser Wars"....

Duration:00:34:48

Episode 111 - Distributed Monoliths

4/1/2019
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In this episode we talk to Iris Classon about Distributed Monoliths and why they could be a better solution for you. Iris Classon Microsoft MVP, author and speaker, A former clinical dietitian and personal trainer. She is a board member on the .net foundation and mum to 4 month old Loke. Contacting Iris Classon Website: http://irisclasson.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/irisclasson Twitter: https://twitter.com/irisclasson Useful links .Net Foundation:...

Duration:00:51:12

Episode 110 - Rolling you own software

3/18/2019
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In this episode I will be dicussing a topic which its pretty irritating to say the least, rolling your own solution to a common problem!

Duration:00:08:53

Episode 109 - Pivoting as a Developer

3/4/2019
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In this episode I wanted to talked about pivoting in your career, and here to talk with us is Zac Braddy. Contacting Zac Braddy Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZackerTheHacker Github: https://github.com/zacbraddy CV: https://zackerthehacker.com/ Medium: https://medium.com/@zacharybraddy React in motion course: https://www.manning.com/livevideo/react-in-motion 40% Discount code off React in motion course: ytbraddy

Duration:00:49:06

Episode 108 - Blazor

2/18/2019
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In this episode we will be talking about Blazor, Jamie Taylor is hear to explain what all the fuss is about. Jamie is a full stack .Net developer, with a focus on web cross platform. He lives and works in Leeds in the UK and he has become the go to guy for .Net Core at his workplace. And as some of you will be aware Jamie came on the podcast back on episode 8 and episode 62 where we talk about .Net Core. When he came on last time he has started his own podcast, which some of you will...

Duration:00:47:41

Episode 107 - The Future of .Net

2/4/2019
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In this episode we have something a little different for you, we are coming to you from NDC { London }, and I am joined by Steve Gordon and Jon Galloway. We will be discussing the current state of .net and it's future. Useful Links .NET Foundation: https://dotnetfoundation.org/ .NET Core GIT: https://github.com/dotnet/core .NET Core Getting Started: https://dotnet.github.io/ Download .NET: https://dotnet.microsoft.com/download Blazor: https://blazor.net/ Contacting Steve Gordon Website:...

Duration:00:54:03

Episode 106 - What is Kafka?

12/10/2018
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In this episode we talk to Allen Underwood about the distributed streaming platform Kafka, and what exactly it is. Allen Underwood, is one third of the Coding Blocks podcast, he is a Software Architect and Microsoft MVP. He is a Father to three children, and a husband. Allen loves to build things, both software and in the "real world". Allen's passions go beyond programming and give him a love for basketball and American football. It's also said that he is just a little obsessed with good...

Duration:00:39:51

Episode 105 - Making Time for Stuff!

11/26/2018
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In this episode I will be announcing the winner of the 100th Episode giveaway, and the topic I will be discussing is Making Time for stuff! There is always one thing I say to people when they tell me they don't have time to do something and that is "If you can't make the time, you don't want it bad enough!"

Duration:00:07:31

Episode 104 - Code Reviews

11/19/2018
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In this episode we talk about Code Reviews with Dave Follett, or as you may know him Super Good Dave. Dave is a Husband, and father of two. He is software developer living in the Metro Detroit area with more than 18 years of professional experience. He is interested in continuous learning, tinkering, and exploring new technology. Dave is pretty activity away from technology where he spends his time on other pursuits including skiing, basketball, cooking, and fishing. Contacting Dave...

Duration:00:30:57

Episode 103 - Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence - Part 3

11/12/2018
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In this episode we complete our extended dive into AI with Ed Yau, this is part 3 of 3. This all started back on Episode 101 be sure to go back and start your journey there. Ed works as a Solution Architect at cloudThing, on behalf of a number of clients. Having spent over 15-years in software development building different styles of Enterprise IT systems, he is really excited about the potential for Machine Learning, Cognitive & Bot technologies which look to deliver more intelligent User...

Duration:00:29:54

Episode 102 - Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence - Part 2

11/5/2018
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In this episode we continue our extended dive into AI with Ed Yau, this is part 2 of 3. This all started back on Episode 101 be sure to go back and start your journey there. Ed works as a Solution Architect at cloudThing, on behalf of a number of clients. Having spent over 15-years in software development building different styles of Enterprise IT systems, he is really excited about the potential for Machine Learning, Cognitive & Bot technologies which look to deliver more intelligent User...

Duration:00:43:19

Episode 101 - Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence - Part 1

10/29/2018
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In this episode we start our extended dive into AI with Ed Yau, this is part 1 of 3. Ed works as a Solution Architect at cloudThing, on behalf of a number of clients. Having spent over 15-years in software development building different styles of Enterprise IT systems, he is really excited about the potential for Machine Learning, Cognitive & Bot technologies which look to deliver more intelligent User Experiences (UX) for applications. This is considering UX in the fullest sense, as a...

Duration:00:41:03

Episode 100 - Why podcast about Tech?

10/22/2018
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In this episode the tables are turned and the host is under spot light and talks about technology and podcasting. We talk about why the podcast came around, what tech has been the most interesting, where James thinks tech is going and much more! SWAG GIVE AWAY: https://cynicaldeveloper.com/swag100 Contacting James Studdart Website: https://JamesStuddart.co.uk/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JamesStuddart Podcast: https://CynicalDeveloper.com/ Podcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/cynicaldevs

Duration:01:01:25