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Developing Fatigue

Feb 8, 2020

In the season 2 finale Kris, Brandon and Toran discuss the pros and cons of the controversial take home assignment.

References

Take Home

Force Push

Toran's Take Home

Blinkist

What's Best Next

TypeScript Decorators

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Jan 21, 2020

In this episode Toran and Brandon discuss why software engineers get stuck, how they persist and the potential downsides of relentless problem solving.

References

Rubber duck debugging

Amazon ECS

Docker and iptables

Focusrite Scarlett Solo

Splendor

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Jan 7, 2020

In this episode Toran and Kris discuss various trends in software development. In particular, we cover thick client development, the rise of javascript and atomic css frameworks.

References

Frontside podcast with Kris

Dreaming in Code

Shaping, betting, and building podcast

AJAX

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Dec 24, 2019

In this episode Toran and Brandon discuss what it takes to be successful in tech. We cover hard skills and soft skills alike in search of useful career advice for both JR and SR engineers.

References

Impostor Syndrome

Gary Bernhardt

Growth Mindset

Walking Skeleton

Why Elixir? Throughput

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Dec 10, 2019

In this episode Kris and Toran chat about digital minimalism inspired by the book from Cal Newport. We talk about social media and the role silence plays in the attention economy.

References

Digital Minimalism

Digital Minimalism ebook on blinkist

Visible

Spartan Race

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