Episode 037: Failure Mode

Emily Gorcenski talks about data science, failure modes in software and in democracy, and open data and open science.

Episode 035: Behind the Scenes at NPM

Laurie Voss joins us to talk about what goes on behind the scenes at NPM, including setting workplace culture, technical hiring, and organizing engineers.

Guest Post: Honesty, Kindness and Inspiration: Pick Three

by Jacob Stoebel, a software developer specializing in Ruby, JavaScript, and Python, and living in Berea, KY. He works and studies at Berea College and blogs over at jstoebel.com. Folks, we need to talk about a Tweet: Code review can be: • honest • nice Pick one… — I Am Devloper (@iamdevloper) May 16, 2017 As far…

Episode 033: Greg Baugues

Greg Baugues talks about how mental illness affected his life and early career as a software developer. Collectively, we discuss stigma, shame, fear, personal experiences, and coping mechanisms.

Episode 032: Amy Unger

Amy Unger joins us to talk about accessing and preserving history, categorizing information, and digital vs human curation.

Episode 031: Diana Larsen

Diana Larsen joins us to talk about an earlier episode (#28) that we did where we touched on retrospectives and Agile Fluency.

Episode 030: Tom Stuart

Tom Stuart stopped by to talk about software development over the years, “junior” and “senior” developer nomenclature, good mentorship, and OOP.

Episode 029: p=eMPathy

Science technology, the influence of science fiction, machine learning, and congruency with Ariel Waldman, Ashe Dryden, and Brad Grzesiak.