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Two angry web developers complain about life in development hell

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Episode 93: 40 Attendees Enter, None Leave

8/25/2017
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Chris has finally moved his vast grumpy empire to it’s new location, so it was time to record an episode and get their hands on that sweet, sweet Patreon money. In this scintillating episode we talk about deliberate change in your life to achieve a new set of goals, along with upcoming conference appearances. Chris also reveals a dark secret about his new adopted home town and Ed mocks Chris for temporarily confusing two Lous. Do these things! Patreondevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate...

Duration:01:11:41

Episode 92: JSON and The Argonauts

6/28/2017
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“…and that’s why this podcast is rated M for mature” Chris and Ed talk about their thoughts on what might have to change once you become “internet famous” and a reminder that even if you have made mistakes in the past, you can choose to correct them in the future. We also include a new segment called “What toys did we buy?” to reflect how the hosts numb the pain of every day living through conspicuous consumption. Thanks to Chance Garcia for allowing us to bring another health issue to...

Duration:01:19:28

Episode 91: Check the police blotter in Mountain View

5/29/2017
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Chris and Ed do an extremely rare daytime recording of the show on the American Memorial Day holiday. But why is a Canadian not working on an American Holiday? You’ll have to tune in to find out why along with some thoughts on mentoring and why the current crop of browser-centric testing tools are completely shit. Thanks to Ben Ramsey for his poetry choice and Chance Garcia for allowing us to bring another health issue to people’s attention. Do these...

Duration:01:09:11

Episode 90: Same As It Ever Was

5/20/2017
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Chris and Ed talk about Ed’s new laptop and his decision to transition to do OSMI full-time. They also talked about their new Patreon that’s helping them find sponsors for the podcast. Do these things! Patreondevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes OSMIhis new setup

Duration:01:16:04

Episode 87: Asking Questions Down Under

1/23/2017
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This time out we asked our listeners to submit some questions because we are tired of winning so much and wanted to let others get in on it. Along the way Ed talked about a recent computer-related purchase he made on eBay while Chris talked about one the earliest science fiction short stories he can remember while feeling incredibly old at the same time. Don’t worry, Chris' ego let him know he was not old and is still awesome. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy LearningOpen...

Duration:01:29:43

Episode 85: Brand Dilution As A Source Of Happiness

12/18/2016
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Welcome to our end-of-year episode! It has been probably the most gratifying year in a long time for both Chris and Ed. Chris' work at Mozilla has really changed his perspective on the value of the open web and his future. Ed finally got the chance to sink his teeth into a true leadership role at GraphStory and with a lot of help OSMI became a non-profit poised to continue doing excellent work in the field of bringing awareness to mental health issues. Crazy travel schedules, the last...

Duration:01:35:41

Episode 84: Whiny Feedback Loops

10/22/2016
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Chris and Ed record a very quick show to talk about Ed’s latest conference adventure, the launch of some new stuff from OSMI, and Chris talks about feedback loops, hoodies that don’t fit, and the end of TrueNorthPHP. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes DevSpace 2016donations-welcome ebooksOSMIEternal WeekendClockwise

Duration:00:52:14

Episode 83: Sasquatch Uses PHP

10/11/2016
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Pacific Northwest PHP co-organizer Tess Mero joins Ed and Chris to discuss her work organizing one of the newer regional conferences, Joomla, and what the hell does Cisco have to offer PHP developers. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes blogTwitter accountBig FanCisco DevNetThinkfulJeremy LindblomJoomlaOpen Source TrainingMike StoweCisco SparkTropoPacific Northwest PHP

Duration:01:20:02

Episode 82: Open 24 Hours, Just Not All In One Day

9/9/2016
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In this scintillating episode Chris and Ed shift gears and talk about their own experiences working “in the open”. Chris is very fortunate that everything he does at Mozilla gets open-sourced while Ed talks about his experiences back when he was running Spaz. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes MozillaMozilla Services GitHub repoemployerGraph Story repoTestPilotsecurity breachiOS Neo4J...

Duration:01:48:52

Episode 81: It Feels Good To Be A D-List Internet Superstar

8/28/2016
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This time around Chris and Ed attempt to shame you with their D-lister activities and ability to purchase things they want but don’t need. We cover PyOhio, the long-anticipated php|cruise, and some useful gadgets they’ve incorporated into their work flows. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes PyOhiotalk from PyOhioHenge Dockphp|cruiseRoost Laptop StandWinnersTom Bihn bagtravel gear guide

Duration:01:28:14

Episode 80: Lifestyles of the Moderately Privileged and Internet Famous

8/2/2016
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This episode, Chris remembers his feline companion and Office Manager who passed away recently. Then we get into an insanely long discussion of travel tips and horror stories. Do these things! http://omhs.ca/sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes NexusTSA Pre-checkE-passportmap of LAXphp[cruise] 2016

Duration:02:10:09

Episode 79: Unlikely Hero Fails to Press Mute

7/11/2016
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This time out we spoke with Noelle Daley who shared her experiences at New Relic moving developer relations to being a developer via a programming bootcamp. We also discussed Ed’s latest round of work promoting OSMI and Noelle’s talk she gave at OSBridge in Portland. Do these things! sponsorsWonderNetworkGrumpy Learningdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes Noelle on TwitterHackBrightNew Relic APMNew Relictalked about his work on OSMIPHP...

Duration:01:41:41

Episode 78: Who Leaves Velveeta and No Beer In A Fridge?

6/8/2016
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It’s rare that we have some folks who work for the same employer back-to-back on the show, but this time out we spoke with Jessica Rose. Jessica is Tracy Osborne’s boss (Tracy was on the show in Episode 77) and talked about her own experiences creating a different kind of developer relations team at Dream Factory. Along the way we found out how much better Chris handled jet lag at the same Australian conference Jessica was at and how thankful she is her husband pays zero attention to...

Duration:02:09:36

Episode 77: Escaping To The Canadian Hellscape

5/24/2016
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On the 77th episode of you favourite comedy podcast about technology and aging programmers, Chris and Ed spoke with Tracy Osborn about her new job in developer relations, living the sweet rent-free life in the Bay Area and how she is making the smart move of relocating with her Kanuckistanian husband to Toronto. Do these things! sponsorsBackup ProRoaveWonderNetworkdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3) Links and Notes TwitterDreamFactorywedding startup500...

Duration:01:50:48

Episode 76: No, YOU'RE A Tool

5/8/2016
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Photo by Sira Sara - CC BY 2.0 Chris and Ed sit down to talk about their recent travels to conference both near and far and to also discuss what tools and languages they have been using at their day jobs. Do these things! sponsorsBackup ProRoaveWonderNetworkdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3, 89.6MB, 1:34:39) Links and Notes Tools we use: Languages: Editors: PHPStormSublime TextNanoMarkedAtomVim Libraries and tools Vue.jsHTTPieWebpackpy.testDockerPaw...

Duration:01:51:22

Episode 75: Together But Alone

4/15/2016
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We’re three-quarters of the way through to The End! In this episode it was just Ed and Chris talking about two issues that are very important to them. We go over the early results from Ed’s Open Sourcing Mental Illness survey and then have a very long discussion about the events surrounding LambdaConf 2016. Do these things! sponsorsBackup ProRoaveWonderNetworkdevhell.info/shopTwitterhereRate ushere Listen Download now (MP3, 89.4MB, 1:34:09) Links and Notes OSMI...

Duration:01:51:09

Episode 74: raise MentalHealthError

3/25/2016
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Photo by Kittenlive - CC BY-SA 3.0 In this episode we were extremely lucky to get Kenneth Reitz on the show to discuss his experiences when he had a mental health event that resulted in a stay in the hospital and some major life changes as a result. Normally we’re a comedy podcast that focusses on technology, but issues surrounding mental health are very important to us. We’re extremely grateful that Kenneth came on and was very open about what happened to him. We hope you enjoy what was...

Duration:01:55:23

Episode 73: Old Guys Last Longer

3/12/2016
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This time out we had PHP community icon Cal “Doesn’t Follow Chris On Twitter” Evans on to discuss the traveling minstrel show known as NomadPHP, the awesomeness of Day Camp 4 Developers, his thoughts on how Mailchimp handled The Mandrill Issue, and helped trigger Chris in to an epic rant. Chris also hopes that Cal has not noticed he hadn’t finished that thing he was supposed to do for him yet. It will be done really soon! We’ll be giving away 4 free tickets to the Day Camp 4 Developers on...

Duration:01:05:05

Episode 72: Hermits and Horses

2/26/2016
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Jason Myers came on the show to talk about his experiences running not one but TWO conferences in the Nashville, Tennessee area, along with how he ended up writing a book about a popular Python database abstraction tool, and why he prefers the hermetic lifestyle. Along the way Chris and Jason also managed to beat a dead horse for a few minutes. Special offer for listeners! Get 50% off Backup Pro’s CMS plugins by using the promo code ! And get trials of Backup Pro for ExpressionEngine 2,...

Duration:01:24:48

Episode 71: Bespoke Tokens

2/1/2016
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We really do appreciate our sponsors so when we get a chance to thank them in a way other than our awesome ad reads, we do it! On this episode you get twice the guest because we invited two of the three folks behind WonderNetworks to join us. Paul Reinheimer and Gemma Anible came on (and even did video via Skype so they could tell when we were getting bored) and talked about how WonderNetworks got started, Paul and Gemma’s preferred development style and Paul seemed determined (as he always...

Duration:01:29:08