Month: November 2016

288 RR Upgrading Rails Apps with Joshua Wood and Ben Wood

00:45 – Introducing the Wood brothers and their work Upgrade Rails Hint.io Ben’s Twitter Joshua’s Twitter 3:05 – Upgrading Rails without breaking it 6:25 – Working with clients with technical debt 12:20 – Frequently seen projects and clients 14:45 – Upgrading clients from older versions of Rails 22:50 – Why do clients push off upgrading?…

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240 JSJ Visual Studio Code with Chris Dias

Previous Episodes with Visual Studio Code’s Team: JSJ Episode 199, Visual Studio Code with Chris Dias and Erich Gamma JSJ Episode 221, Visual Studio Code with Wade Anderson 1:45 – What’s new at Visual Studio Code Visual Studio Code’s Twitter VS Code Github Chris Dias’ Twitter Chris Dias’ Github 3:42 – Confusion with Javascript versus separate…

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180 iPS Swift Playground Books with Ash Furrow

0:15: Introduction Ash Furrow Artsy Playground Books 5:45: Capabilities Customization Coding 9:45: Comparison to Apple Learn to Code Playground book Lack of tools RxSwift Playground 14:50: Who are the books for? UICollectionView 18:00: The user experience Keyboarding Auto-complete 23:15: Playground Book tool Ruby Open-source project Debugging experience Configuration to Mac HyperCard Picks: Postman Mac App (Andrew) Turn Season…

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229 FS Q&A

0:20 What is everyone working on? Hourly Billing is Nuts Deadline Funnel Conferences The Eventual Millionaire 5:00: Questions to ask on a Greenfield project Bootstrap Phoenix Elixir Open Source 15:45: How to write cover letters and earn clients Upwork Conferences Apprentice model Setting the price Writing the cover letter Redmine The Apprenticeship Patterns by Dave…

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120 AiA Back End And Front End Teams versus Cross-Functional Teams

2:35 – What types of teams have we worked on? 8:30 – Deciding what kind of team to hire 14:25 – Issues and concerns with working on back end/front end teams 19:00 – Troubleshooting 21:00 – Measuring success with split and cross-functional teams 25:35 – Benefits of full-stack teams 28:45 – Hiring full-stack, front end,…

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287 RR Hacking the Asset Pipeline with Cameron Dutro

00:40 – Introducing Cameron Dutro Lumosity Cameron’s talk at Rails Remote Conf Github Twitter 2:15 – What is the Asset Pipeline? 5:35 – Problems and limitations of the Asset Pipeline 8:10 – Cameron’s biggest frustration with the Asset Pipeline 14:45 – Doing it the Rails way, the Angular way, or the React way 20:25 –…

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239 JSJ Vets Who Code with Jerome Hardaway

00:55 – Introducing Jerome Hardaway Vets Who Code Ruby Rogues Podcast Facebook Twitter Instagram 02:10 – Spouses and dependants of Vets Who Code 06:55 – Accepting and rejecting applicants 10:10 – The GI Bill Operation Code Dreamforce 15:45 – Military language and coding 18:20 – PTSD, trauma, and coding 21:10 – Moving past the veteran…

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179 iPSCoding Bootcamps

Introduction Coding Schools DevMountain 3:40: What is bootcamp? What the students are learning Inspiration Cocoa Programming Structured environment 9:50: Alternative to bootcamp College for four years Degree vs. being self-taught 14:00: Interviewing 17:10: UI Kit 21:15; Marketing For-profit school Motivation Hard work on the part of the student 26:45: What bootcamps mean for education overall Filling…

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228 FS Non-Writing Content Marketing Methods

Introduction FreelanceRemoteConf Content marketing that does not involve the written word 4:30: What Is Content Marketing? Showing expertise Helping people Providing value 6:20: Podcasting Screencast Creating a Twitter Clone 10:30: Missing out on client work? Ruby on Rails “Giving away the farm.” 16:40: Highly scripted video UberConference John Sonmez 22:00: Casual video or audio Facebook…

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119 AiA Avoiding Common Pitfalls in Angular2

04:25 – Error message: “Unknown provider” 6:00 – Error message: “Can’t resolve all parameters” 10:00 – Mistakes from Angular’s framework 12:55 – Should I be using relative paths? 17:45 – Error Message: “Ng4 let customer end customer” 19:35 – Error Message: “Component dashboard component is not part of any module” 20:37 – Lazy loading and…

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286 RR Agile Ventures with Sam Joseph

00:35 – Introducing Sam Joseph Agile Ventures Github Twitter 2:15 – All about Agile Ventures 6:25 – Social innovations 9:30 – Common needs of charity organizations 15:15 – Origins and growth of Agile Ventures 19:19 – Website One 22:00 – Goals for the future of Agile Ventures 24:40 – Getting involved [email protected] AG sign up…

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238 JSJ Intellectual Property and Software Forensics with Bob Zeidman

TOPICS: 03:08 The level of difficulty in determining code creators on the Internet 04:28 How to determine if code has been copied 10:00 What defines a trade secret 12:11 The pending Oracle v Google lawsuit 25:29 Nintendo v Atari 27:38 The pros and cons of a patent 29:59 Terrible patents 33:48 Fighting patent infringement and…

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