A weekly talk show taking a pragmatic look at the art and business of Software Development and related technologies.
July 13th, 2017 | 53 mins 3 secs
Microsoft slips a little Windows 10 into your Office365 & we discuss the huge shift they just pulled off, plus a little real talk about growing pains and doldrums & the pains of over building a system.
Plus your feedback & much more!
July 6th, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
Mike updates on spinning up his business in Florida, we debate limiting the use of the GPL & we try to understand the recent System76 Pop!_OS news.
Plus the industry is going all in on AI & Mike discusses the huge potential issue that could be facing.
June 30th, 2017 | 57 mins 11 secs
We ponder the ethical dilemma of a developer who has replaced himself with a bot, debate the possibility of ever making money from bots & have some tough love for Apple.
Plus discuss System76’s new Pop!_OS & Mike’s adventures in Florida.
June 22nd, 2017 | 50 mins 53 secs
We discuss the week’s developer hoopla & the beard joins us to share his insights. It's a fun episode with a range of topics, including the recent rush to GitHub by a number of open source projects.
June 15th, 2017 | 47 mins 34 secs
Mike shares some insights into building bots & a little sample code to get you started. Plus we discuss the week’s developer news & spend a bit of time on feedback.
June 8th, 2017 | 1 hr 11 mins
After Mike gets a few things off his chest, we dive into the most developer relevant announcements & news from Apple’s WWDC 2017.
June 1st, 2017 | 56 mins 42 secs
The open source model has won, we discuss the impact that’s having on the development industry. Plus Swift gets a little more interesting, & Chris is ready for his lady in a tube!
May 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
The “process manager from hell” is driving our listener crazy! Then we discuss the slow demolition of the culture of youth taking place in tech.
Plus Microsoft’s huge Git commit, Quick Designer in Qt Creator 4.3 & some follow up on Kotlin.
May 19th, 2017 | 1 hr 2 mins
Mike argues you should go hybrid today & end up progressive tomorrow. The Docker reality & why Swift is a bit like Kotlin.
Speaking of Kotlin we chat a bit about the Google I/O news, Project Treble, Xamarin’s Live Player & Mike’s new rig.
May 8th, 2017 | 51 mins 24 secs
Getting fined for doing math without a license, Windows 10 S goes app store only, a Coder community project goes into production & Chris learns a hard lesson about his tools!
May 1st, 2017 | 44 mins 47 secs
After digging into some rather tempting Hoopla, Mike shares his clever solution to one of Docker’s bigger problems & manages to motivate Chris into trying it out during the show.
Plus thoughts on continuing your coding education & more!
April 24th, 2017 | 54 mins 48 secs
It’s a packed episode & wraps up with the bombshell that Mike is selling his new MacBook.
April 17th, 2017 | 54 mins 56 secs
Habitat promises full automation that travels with app. But is this a layer of abstraction too far for Mike? Plus the chronicles of one developer's journey getting started with Open Source, some cool dark matter development Chris spotted at Dell & more!
April 14th, 2017 | 1 hr 26 mins
Plus Docker, Devops & more!
April 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 1 min
Tune in for a special road edition of the show! Mike & Chris cover feedback, share their worst hire stories, eat Apple crow & debate the end of the exodus.
Plus Chris shares topical experiences from his Dell trip, Jonny’s feeling the hero rage & more!