Software Developer & entrepreneur working on a startup in the AI bots space.
October 8th, 2018 | 54 mins 38 secs
alexa, automated testing, bdd, c#, ci, coder radio, development podcast, github, homekit, homepod, mac in cloud, microsoft app center, qa, shortcuts, software contracting, tdd, unit testing, visual studio
Mike makes his case for realism when it comes to automated testing, and a readjustment of expectations in the wider community.
October 1st, 2018 | 32 mins 12 secs
app store, development podcast, galgo pro, lg monitor wifi interference, macbook pro, macincloud, microsoft, remote development, windows virtual desktop, xcode
Mike is the extreme laptop killer, with a tale you’ll have to hear to believe. With only a few short hours left on a deadline, it was 24 hours of chaos.
September 24th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
.net, code of conduct, coder radio, contractor, developer podcast, github, gryphon, gryphonradar, linus torvalds, linux academy, memory model, metal, microsoft, moltenvk, qt, selling your business, vulkan
After catching up the guys dig into the “why” Jupiter Broadcasting sold to Linux Academy, the big shift Chris is seeing, and why the timing was critical.
September 7th, 2018 | 45 mins 45 secs
Wes joins Mike to discuss why .NET still makes sense, the latest antics from Fortnite, a brave new hope for JVM concurrency, and the mind-expanding benefits of trying a Lisp.
August 31st, 2018 | 47 mins 18 secs
coder radio, developer laptop, development podcast, github, gitpod, nativefier, qt licensing, utah beer
Mike and Chris have a strong reaction to beer from Utah, and then get into the weeds around Mike’s new gear, the situation with Qt, and a few new tools they’ve recently found.
August 30th, 2018 | 41 mins 37 secs
.net, codetrigage, development podcast, electron, mobile, native, qt, reactive, scoop.sh, travel hack, xamarin
After digging into some feedback, we react to the big upset in the world of React Native.
August 14th, 2018 | 46 mins 28 secs
.net, c++, development podcast, homebrew, lgpl, qml, qt, qt creator, qt licensing, vcpkg, windows 10 packagemanager, zmq
Mike's adventures with Qt land him on Windows 10 this week battling DLL hell. He shares the latest developments in his attempt to build his next app with Qt.
August 6th, 2018 | 1 hr 58 secs
c++, crossplatform, declarative, development podcast, galgo pro, gnome shell, ieee, modern qt, plasma, qml, qt, technical architecture, top programing languages
Mike shares more first impressions of Qt, the surprising places we’ve found QML in the wild, and why or why not to use Qt.
August 2nd, 2018 | 36 mins 29 secs
development podcast, galgo pro, hardware failures, lenovo t480, linux, qt creator, redhat, system76
Mike’s ordered a surprise new rig, Chris is getting particular, and do a first impressions of Qt Creator.
July 31st, 2018 | 31 mins 22 secs
.net, apple, async/await, desktop workstations, development podcast, macbook pro throttling, microsoft, swift
After we happily avoid the recent MacBook scandals, we deep dive into hardware for a bit.. And then pull it out with a overview of Microsoft Async/await pattern.
July 17th, 2018 | 1 hr 4 mins
benevolent dictator, dell, development podcast, google, guido van rossum, instapaper, macbook pro, ml, pip, pycharm, python, seedbank
We ruminate on Python’s founder stepping down, and ponder if it was inevitable.
July 11th, 2018 | 41 mins 39 secs
.net, c#, development podcast, jérôme laban, mono, universal windows apps, uno platform, webassembly, wpf, xamarin, xaml
The Uno platform recently got our attention, and Jérôme from the project joins us to explain a few things, and have a frank discussion about what they've gotten right, that others have missed.
July 5th, 2018 | 50 mins 23 secs
android, bridge crash, coder radio, development podcast, imac pro, ios, microsoft office in electron, project uno, rust, uno playground, uwp bridge, webassembly, xaml
Mike discovers a new open source project that promises a free UWP Bridge for iOS, Android and WebAssembly. We kick the tires and share our first thoughts.
July 2nd, 2018 | 59 mins 26 secs
amazon, chicken farmers, coder radio, coding podcast, commoditizing compliments, contracting, development, google, outsourcing, programing, seattle
Tech companies are taking over cities and becoming more powerful than some nations. Is there a moral stand developers inside these huge corporations should be taking? Or is the shift to a chicken farmer economy truly best for all?
June 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 44 secs
.net, c#, coder radio, coding podcast, development podcast, electron, microsoft
Mike's got a dream, and it's a dream where Microsoft saves us from Electron. Now historically speaking, he's been wrong every single time. But this week we'll make the case why we all need to collective pull for his vision.
June 15th, 2018 | 44 mins 37 secs
auto devops, ceo interview, coder radio, developer focused podcast, devops, gitlab, remote developers, remote work, sid sijbrandij, team handbook
We chat with GitLab’s CEO and co-founder Sid Sijbrandij, about the GitLab model, the changes they’ve made since Microsoft purchased GitHub, his thoughts on that acquisition, and his compelling case for 100% remote work.