Month: October 2016

176 iPS Mobile Devops with Donovan Brown and Josh Weber

1:25: Mobile Devops definition Unique challenges “It’s not just tools, it’s people in progress.” Friction 4:30: Difficulty of mobile devops Perfecto Mobile’s test cloud Xamarin test cloud Best practices 7:15: Unit testing C Sharp React Native Manual testing UI type test Verification 14:50: HockeyApp Installation URL generation Visual Studio Team Services Control over source control events…

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225 FS Questions and Answers

1:00: How do I get good freelance gigs online? Solve a problem or find a better platform Get a more positive mindset Ask insightful questions Look for hidden opportunities 10:30: Customer discovery and roadmapping Brennan Dunn course on roadmapping Jonathan Stark: Why questions 11:50: Cold outreach “Are you the right person to talk to?” Look…

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116 AiA Angular 2 Compiler with Tobias Bosch

02:20 – Introducing Tobias Bosch 03:40 – What does the Compiler do? 05:00 – Compiling in Angular 2 09:15 – Loading templates after using an Angular 2.0 Compiler 10:30 – Just In Time and Ahead Of Time compilations 15:40 – Advantages of the AOT approach 17:40 – Hacker attacks 19:45 – Dynamic scenarios Component Factory…

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283 RR Is Ruby Dying?

00:25 –  Why Ruby is still relevant 06:30 – How we got started with Ruby 08:20 – Why are people saying Ruby is dying? 13:00 – The Ruby community 15:00 – Debating the “waste of time” argument 20:05 – Learning other languages 23:50 – The “pie” 27:05 – Revitalizing Ruby 38:15 – Advice for the…

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235 JSJ JavaScript Devops and Tools with Donovan Brown and Jordan Matthiesen

00:50 Intro to guests Donovan Brown and Jordan Matthiesen 1:14 Javascript and Devops 3:49 Node JS and integrating with extensions 11:16 Learning Javascript coming from another language 15:21 Visual Studio Team Services at Microsoft, integration and unit testing Visualstudio.com Donovanbrown.com 25:10 Visual Studio Code and mobile development Apache Cordova open source project 31:45 TypeScript and tooling 33:03…

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175 iPS Xamarin with James Montemagno

1:00: Introduction 3:50: Xamarin Advantages Comparison with Swift Cross-platform capability 9:15: Same-day support 12:30: Standard library Apple Microsoft Bitrise 16:00: Development process E-sync away Uiview.animate C# Dev ops iOS simulators Visual Studio CodeLens Refactoring 22:40: Sharing code Java libraries Dot.net Json.net 28:00: Xamarin Forms Native controls 34:40: UWP: Universal Windows Platform Write Xamarin for Playstation Web framework…

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224 FS Building an Agency with Drew McLellan

0:45: Introductions Freelance Remote Conf Drew McLellan Agency Management Institute 2:40: Building an Agency Adding employees Traditional vs 1099 model 7:30: Where you’re spending your time Running the business vs. doing your craft Risks of agency vs. risks of freelancing Mistakes agency-owners make 11:00: Financial metrics 55% salaries, 25% overhead, 20% profit Smart hiring 18:40:…

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115 AiA Polymer and Web Components with Angular 2 with Rob Dodson

2:15 – Introducing Rob Dodson Polycasts with Rob Dodson A11ycasts with Rob Dodson Twitter 2:35 – What are Web Components? 5:00 – Using Web Components 10:05 – Why material design hasn’t focused on Web Components 11:55 – Making Web Components smaller 14:45 – Standards of work 18:10 – What is “Shadydom”? 21:05 – Benefits of…

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234 JSJ JAMStack with Brian Douglas and Matt Christensen

1:00 Intro to guests Brian Douglas and Matt Christensen 2:20 Definition of JAMStack 8:12 JAMStack and confusion over nomenclature 12:56 JAMStack and security, reliability and performance 17:05 Example of traffic spike for company Sphero 18:26 Meaning of hyperdynamic 20:35 Future and limits of JAMStack technology 26:01 Controlling data and APIs versus using third parties 28:10 Netlify.com and…

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282 RR Angular on Rails with Jason Swett

00:42 – Introducing Jason Swett Angular on Rails Use the code “rubyrogues” to get $10 off your purchase Twitter Email: [email protected] 2:20 – Angular or Rails? 4:40 – Real-time data modeling 9:00 – Angular CLI 11:15 – Structuring Angular and Rails apps 16:50 – Should beginners learn Angular or Rails first? 19:50 – Building apps…

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174 iPS Structs and Mutability with Chris Eidhof

1:15: Introduction: Chris Eidhof OBJC.io 2:05: Structs in Swift Blog post Functional programming inspiration Mutations in structs can be positive 3:55: Problems that can be solved Unexpected changes, unexpected mutations Make mutable opt-in 8:15: When mutating can be useful Change an element at a specific index Struct copies are very expensive 11:15: Benchmarks 15:30: New Data…

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223 FS How to Handle Being Asked for Freebies

1:00: Topic introduction: When people ask for freebies Requests from friends, neighbors, family 4:40: Requests for unpaid consulting Sometimes it makes sense to offer this for free Can lead to additional marketing opportunities 9:00: Avoiding freebie requests Give the impression that you are not available for free services Remain approachable, though 12:30: Have some material…

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