Charles Max Wood is the CEO of Top End Devs and the host of several podcasts. He's been writing Ruby since 2005 and podcasting since 2008. His mission is to push developers off their default career trajectory and onto inspiring and impactful paths that change their respective programming communities.
October 19th, 2021 | 1 hr 3 mins
October 12th, 2021 | 1 hr 15 mins
Niall Crosby, creator of AgGrid, joins the panel to discuss the journey from building an open source data grid used all over the world to providing support and enterprise features and running a successful business based on that same open source software.
September 21st, 2021 | 1 hr 24 mins
Bianca and Sumitra from Raygun join the panel to talk about Core Web Vitals and how tools like Raygun can help keep tabs on and monitor your performance stats as you change your web application to get you better results on Google.
September 14th, 2021 | 1 hr 4 mins
August 31st, 2021 | 1 hr 16 mins
The panel gets together to discuss how they learn new things and what things are important to learn.
August 10th, 2021 | 1 hr 16 mins
Sam Sycamore joins the podcast to tell his story of transitioning into programming after listening to the podcast episode we recorded with Danny Thompson.
Danny told his story about how he went from gas station attendant to programmer in a very short timeframe.
August 3rd, 2021 | 1 hr 13 mins
Dan Shappir takes the lead this week to discuss Core Web Vitals and how Google is pushing the web to be faster.
He leads Chuck, Aimee, and AJ through the ways that developers can measure and improve the performance of websites based on the statistics specified by Google as components of Google rankings.
July 27th, 2021 | 52 mins 8 secs
Allen Wyma, host of the Flying High with Flutter podcast, joins the Jabber panel to discuss building mobile applications with Flutter. The discussion includes an exploration of Flutter, how to get started, how it's different from other platforms, and who should consider using it.
July 20th, 2021 | 1 hr 23 mins
Liran Tal joins the Jabber to talk about how to secure your applications and how to check for security vulnerabilities in your application and its dependencies and infrastructure.
Liran explains how to check your supply chain and your own code to make sure you're not leaving things open to malicious actors.
July 13th, 2021 | 1 hr 7 mins
July 6th, 2021 | 1 hr 45 secs
The JAMstack has been a hot item in the web development community for a while. Initially, it was a basic implementation of front-end tools with some sort of hosted backend. Now, the tools and approaches have become much more powerful.
June 29th, 2021 | 1 hr 3 mins
The Jabber panel along with Vitali Zaidman jump in and discuss how your browser cache works, what the standard is, and what you can expect when you're trying to take advantage of the performance characteristics of your users & browsers