January 29th, 2018 | 50 mins 9 secs
A special live on location edition of the show, we talk new gear, workflows & how developers can turn a bad situation around.
January 22nd, 2018 | 1 hr 9 mins
Mike and Chris review predictions from years past & check on how well they’ve aged.
Plus we take a look at Microsoft’s big picture strategy with .Net & now PowerShell for every system.
January 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 secs
Code linting is a way to increase code quality & Mike’s standardized his team on one tool. He shares what they’re doing, why they’re doing it & the impact it has made.
January 8th, 2018 | 1 hr 13 mins
After a great batch of feedback we make some bold predictions for 2018, and it’s not your dad’s crystal ball this year.
January 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 24 mins
Mike lays it all out for 2017 and makes the case that the small independent development model is fundamentally doomed. We spend the last Coder of the year being very honest about what hasn't worked in our businesses & more!
December 22nd, 2017 | 56 mins 6 secs
Plus Linux’s new fight, Amazon’s big wins & the things that have really gone to hell.
December 18th, 2017 | 46 mins 54 secs
Microsoft makes one of their boldest moves into OSS yet, Mike’s got new wheels and turns it into a chance to reflect on building for voice interfaces, Amazon’s got a new way for devs to make money & we continue to ponder the best ways to achieve CI bliss.
December 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 1 min
Mike shares some recent lessons he’s learned trying to scale his team, some tools they tried & the processes that have stuck.
But first we kick it off with some of your feedback, a bit of Hoopla & wrap it up with a quick touch on hardware.
December 8th, 2017 | 54 mins
A new breed of platform wars is brewing, and developers and users are on the losing side more than ever. Plus Mike updates us on his recent NYC trip, a batch of your feedback, an app pick & more!
November 28th, 2017 | 1 hr 1 min
November 20th, 2017 | 1 hr 16 mins
Plus we share the open source projects we’re most thankful for this year.
November 16th, 2017 | 42 mins 11 secs
Mike’s back from DevFest & shares something new he’s discovered, Kotlin takes a shot at Objective-C & we can all code together, with Atom’s new trick.
Note: There is some rough “skype audio” at times. Totally listenable still & should be better next week
November 6th, 2017 | 52 mins 19 secs
Mike makes the case that he and Chris are dying breeds from a bygone era that need to hunker down & prepare for the cold winter. Plus we respond to a batch of great feedback, chat some contested hoopla & wrap it all up with a bit of small business wisdom.
October 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 1 min
Mike and Chris accept the fundamental problem in sticking with boring & safe platforms, debate building a brand around FLOSS, get burned by Angular & reflect on some regrets in our business. Plus SQL’s new hype, some feedback & a project pick of the week!
October 23rd, 2017 | 51 mins 53 secs
Mike walks us through Optionals & gives us a specific code example. Plus we launch a new segment long in the making, “Mike Was Right” & it’s a doozy!
October 17th, 2017 | 55 mins 20 secs
Kotlin seems to have a very strong future on Android & Mike and Chris debate the hype vs reality. Plus Mike review’s his new Galago Pro.
Then the guys get rather excited by an astute breakdown of developer workflow breakdowns & more!