Month: December 2016

185 iPS Why I’m Not A React Native Developer with Ariel Elkin

Introduction Ariel Elkin Why I Am Not a React Native Developer 1:20: React Native Functional reactive programming Reactive architecture Inconsistent state 7:15: Context of iOS app 9:50: Developing in React Native What went well What didn’t go well 18:45: JavaScript patent Example with Facebook Example with Airbnb Patent trolling 29:30: More concerns with React Native…

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234 FS Productized Services

Introduction Productized services Definition 9:50: Copywriting Understand the problem your service solves. Pricing 15:30: Testing with productized service Draft Ethercycle Website Teardowns (Kai Davis and Kurt Elster) 19:30: Mobile Onboarding Blair Enns 28:30: Freelancers just starting out Hourly billing Screening out clients Website Rescue 38:10: Word of mouth Part of marketing Niches Expensiveproblem.com 45:50: Downsides to…

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AiA 125 API Powered Components for Severless Applications with Travis Tidwell

1:25 – Introducing Travis Tidwell Form.io Blog Twitter Github 2:35 – What’s a form and why would you build one? 8:30 – Making changes to API-driven forms Swagger 13:50 – Forms and GraphQL 15:10 – Working with conditions 16:55 – Serverless applications 24:20 – Microservices, actions, and web hooks 29:15 – Are all PWA’s serverless? 31:10…

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292 RR Bootcamps

1:25 – Is a bootcamp the best way for someone to enter programming? 7:25 – Learning social skills for working with development teams How To Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie The 7 Habits of Highly Successful People by Stephen R. Covey Corporate Confidential by Cynthia Shapiro 9:25 – Getting a well-rounded education 20:00 – Learning…

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244 JSJ Visual Studio with Sam Guckenheimer

1:05 – Introducing Sam Guckenheimer Twitter Microsoft Devops 2:45 – Continuous integration with Visual Studio 4:15 – Visual Studio on Macs Download link 5:55 – Is Visual Studio just for C#? Chris Dias JSJ Episode 8:45 – Container support and the Cloud 14:20 – Docker and Visual Studio 17:40 – Communicating with multiple services 24:15…

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184 iPS Deep Linking with Alex Austin

Introduction Branch Branch blog 1:05: Deep linking Storyboarding URI schemes Fragmentation of standards 12:15: Examples of deep linking Sharing App adoption 15:15: Direct to App Store Referring user information Fingerprinting Burrito ad 24:00: App delegate Link routing App.link Preventing malicious attacks 27:30: Success stories 31:00: App without website Picks: Amazon Echo (Rod) JMP (Alex) Bose headphones (Alex) Fellow…

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233 FS Meddling Clients

Introduction The Indecisive Carpenter You be the expert. 4:15: Communication Set goals for the project with the client. Don’t ask the customer’s opinion. 9:15: Staff augmentation Behaving as an employee Become a consultant or advisor instead. 16:20: Consultant vs. employee Ron Baker Expertise translates into advice. 21:30: Client wants to be involved more. Run any…

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124 AiA From Junior to Senior Developer

3:10 – Euphemisms for Junior Programmers 5:00 – Is “Junior Developer” a useful label? 15:25 – Junior/Senior Developer labels and correlations with knowledge 18:00 – Hiring and the interview process as a Junior Developer 30:00 – Benchmarks for Senior Developers PluralSight Skills Assessment Picks: Postman (John) National Hour of Code Week (John) “Forgetfulness” by Billy Collins (Ward) Asana (Charles)…

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291 RR Building Ruby Gems with Brandon Hilkert

00:30 – Introducing Brandon Hilkert Build a Ruby Gem 25% off for Ruby Rogues’ listeners! Twitter Github Blog/Website 3:55 – Building gems and the community 8:30 – Brandon’s process for creating gems (for beginners) 14:45 – Testing gems 17:00 – Writing the whole system into a gem vs breaking it up 26:15 – Why build Suckerpunch? Blog…

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243 JSJ Immutable.js with Lee Byron

1:05 – Introducing Lee Byron Ruby Rogues episode 1:55 – Immutable.js 4:35 – Modifying data and operations using Immutable.js 7:40 – Explaining Big-O notation in layman’s terms 11:30 – Internal tree structures and arrays 15:50 – Why build with Immutable.js? 23:05 – Change detection with a mutable 25:00 – Computer science history 34:35 – Other positives…

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232 FS Q&A

1:01 Protecting yourself from “scope-creep” and unending revisions Measuring progress and clear communication 10:47 Freelancing without dealing with invoices and collecting payments Working with an agency or permanent employer 18:24 First step to launching a career as a freelance web developer Positioning yourself in the market and identifying your customer niche 25:58 Choosing programming skills…

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iPS 183 .NET and Visual Studio with David Carmona

00:16 Intro to David Carmona from Microsoft .NET, Visual Studio 1:46 Overview of .NET 8:39 .NET Core open source vs. .NET 14:09 C# language and .NET platform 18:33 Async/Await 25:26 Visual Studio and IntelliSense 27:42 Live unit testing 34:52 Getting started in .NET 36:51 Visual Studio for Mac and .NET for iOS development Picks Kasia’s…

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