Month: December 2020

TFS 388: Creating Proposals That Actually Work

Petra describes some of the failings she used to have with her proposals and how she turned it all around. Petra now uses several savvy sales techniques in her proposals, but you wouldn’t know because the proposal process is very customer-centric. In this podcast episode she walks you through a successful proposal template that has…

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RRU 128: Web Components with Ben Farrell

On this episode we chatted with Ben Farrell, author of Web Components in Action, about all things web components. We talked about the status of web components, the best way to get started today, and a whole lot more. Panel Paige Niedringhaus TJ VanToll Guest Ben Farrell Sponsors Audible.com Raygun | Click here to get…

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.NET 049: A web for everyone with Aaron Gustafson

This week Aaron Gustafson joins us to talk about progress enhancement and how it can make everyone’s lives easier. It is becoming more and more important to make apps accessible and performant regardless of what browser, OS or network your end users have. Aaron provides several examples and suggestions on incorporating progress enhancement into your…

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VUE 129: GraphQL and Vue with Anjolaoluwa Adebayo-Oyetoro

In this episode, Lindsay, Steve, and Raymond talk with Anjolaoluwa Adebayo-Oyetoro (Jola), lead front-end developer at RevelFinance and technical writer at LogRocket. We discuss how his team found itself making too many API calls, and decided to move to GraphQL. We talk about what GraphQL is, its strengths, and how to solve common problems like…

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BONUS: Start Building Video Games with Jason Weimann

Learn to Build Your Own Games with Jason’s Course (Get 10% Off with Code DEVCHAT) Over the years, I’ve had dozens of developers tell me that they got into programming because they wanted to build video games. Today, it’s easier and more approachable than ever. This episode dives into how to get started with game…

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CC 025: Self Managing Teams with Sandro Mancuso

Sandro Mancuso has been working on building self-managing teams within his company. The discussion goes into what parts of the work should be managed by the team and what parts should be managed for the team. He explains the tradeoffs of independence and control at different levels. He also explains several of the things that…

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AiA 301: Community — Leaving Politics Out Of It

 In this episode, we dive into the issues our community is facing in today’s crazy world. We talk about tips the panelists have for dealing with the stressors of today and how we, as a community, can come together in positivity as we grow ever larger. Panel Alyssa Nicoll Shai Reznik Chris Ford Brooks Forsyth…

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REACT 127: Building Component Libraries with Kathryn Grayson Nanz

Senior Frontend Engineer Kathryn Grayson Nanz joins the React Round Up team to talk about all things component libraries. Kathryn shares her experiences building not one but two component libraries, as well as tips and tricks on the benefits of shared libraries, how to get buy in from product and developer teams, the best way…

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JSJ 462: The Ultimate Guide to JavaScript Testing with Lucas da Costa

Testing JavaScript Applications by Lucas da Costa (Coupon for 40% off: podjsjabber19) Lucas da Costa literally wrote the book on testing JavaScript. He’s also maintainer on ChaiJS and Sinon. The podcast follows a three part structure for testing: Entrance tests, integration tests, and structural tests. These form a pyramid of testing that has the entrance…

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.NET 047: Microservices Security in Action with Prabath Siriwardena

Microservice architecture is very popular today. The panel talks with microservice security authors about their book and all aspects of securing microservices. Panel Shawn Clabough Joel Schaubert Sponsors CodeRush for Visual Studio | FREE 30-DAY TRIAL Raygun | Click here to get started on your free 14-day trial Audible.com Links Microservices Security in Action: Design…

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DevOps 056: Building Successful Platform Teams with Ivan Krnic

Ivan Krnic and the DevOps panel discuss the role of the platform team and where the idea comes from. They discuss why an organization should are about and pay attention to their platform teams. They dive into the ins and outs of building a platform team within various organizations. Panel Jeffrey Groman Henry Jewkes Sponsors…

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EMx 118: gRPC + Elixir, A Love Story with Catalina Astengo

We talk with Engineering Manager and Elixirist Catalina Astengo about using gRPC, Protobuf and Elixir to standardize communication between microservices, why and when to reach for gRPC and why Elixir lends itself so well to this pattern of communication. Panel Sophie DeBenedetto Steven Nunez Alex Koutmos Lars Wikman Guest Catalina Astengo Picks Alex – AMD…

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