Steve Edwards has been involved in the IT industry since 1995. His range of experience includes varied roles in the banking software, trucking, and telecom industries. Among these roles are support, analyst, and project manager, and projects serving some of the largest banking corporations in the country. His experience as both a client-facing project manager and a developer give him a diverse skill set that allows him to function in multiple roles.
Steve holds a B.A. in Economics from Colorado College. When not working on web development projects, Steve's time is spent with his family (SMGA is an acronym for the first names of his family members) and church. He is active in sports, and is a volunteer firefighter/EMT, and is a frequent purveyor of the best dad jokes to be found.
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.
October 5th, 2021 | 1 hr 14 mins
September 28th, 2021 | 45 mins 40 secs
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
Transitioning a Large Front-End Codebase to TypeScript ft. Priscila Oliveira and Mark Story – JSJ 498
August 24th, 2021 | 1 hr 8 mins
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.
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.