AJ O'Neal worked for Intel, NPR, and Sonos Radio. He became a guest lecturer at UVU, General Assembly, and DevMountain. He also have open-source projects used by Apple, IBM, Mozilla, and Beaker.
December 23rd, 2020 | 59 mins 9 secs
Steve and AJ talk with Gareth Brown, author of the recently released Manning video course “Building Web Applications with Firebase”. They discuss what Firebase is, the services it offers, and how it is used in different types of applications, both large and small.
December 8th, 2020 | 1 hr 10 mins
December 1st, 2020 | 1 hr 12 mins
November 24th, 2020 | 45 mins 26 secs
Imagine a world in which your editor / IDE can actually write some of your code for you. Where you're able to produce software faster and more efficiently because your development environment "knows" what you want to do, based on code you've written before.
November 17th, 2020 | 57 mins 9 secs
Imagine a world in which your editor / IDE can actually write some of your code for you. Where you’re able to produce software faster and more efficiently because your development environment “knows” what you want to do, based on code you’ve written before.
JSJ 456: Developer-First Security and Security Tooling For Developers with Liran Tal & Brian Vermeer
November 3rd, 2020 | 1 hr 6 mins
October 20th, 2020 | 54 mins 41 secs
We talk about the Pros and Cons of using a database directly vs using an abstraction layer, common mistakes, optimistic concurrency, and a nice tangent into programming concurrency models to top it off.
October 13th, 2020 | 51 mins 27 secs
Many websites these days have to deal with the reality of incorporating third-party scripts. These could be tracking scripts or analytics or monitoring, or even scripts that add explicit features to a site, such as chat. Regardless of the purpose, such scripts add complexity and overhead, and can interfere with the proper operation of the site. In this episode Ben Vinegar, VP of engineering at Sentry, joins the panel to discuss the complexities and implications of third-party scripts, both from the perspective of website developers, as well as from the perspective of the developers creating such scripts.
October 6th, 2020 | 1 hr 12 mins
Today the panel talks with Matt Holt who works full time on the Caddy Web Server. The panel discusses things such as how it compares to other popular tools as well as lessons learned while working on it.
September 29th, 2020 | 1 hr 19 mins
Ran Levy, a well known and prolific technology podcaster joins the show to talk with the panel about software bugs. Topics of discussion include the inevitability of software bugs – are they an intrinsic part of software development? Also, can they be minimized and their impact mitigated? And what can software companies, and the developers themselves, do in order to deliver properly working software.
September 22nd, 2020 | 53 mins 6 secs
For Web apps to be useful and successfully compete with native applications, they need to be able to access device features, such as the camera, local file system, Bluetooth, and more.
September 15th, 2020 | 1 hr 5 mins