Month: May 2021

How to Get Hired at a FANG Company – BONUS

Chuck explains what he taught Nathan last week when we asked how to get hired at a FANG (Facebook Apple/Amazon Netflix Google) company. Essentially, it boils down to how to build the skills and knowledge needed to pass the interview. How to build the relationships to get into the door and have the interviewer want…

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Composing Queries for Ecto in Phoenix with Szymon Soppa – EMx 129

Szymon Soppa joins the mix to talk about composing queries for your Ecto models in Phoenix. He talks about how Ecto typically thinks about its queries and how you can build your own queries and dives deep with Adi on how you can arrange the queries to get the characteristics in both data and performance…

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Upgrading from Sprockets to Webpacker with Ariel Juodziukynas – RUBY 499

Ariel Juodziukynas joins the Rogues to talk about how to upgrade your Ruby on Rails application from Sprockets to Webpacker. Sprockets was introduced in Rails 3.1 to help you manage your static assets including JavaScript. Webpack came along to help manage JavaScript and eventually other assets later on and was adopted into Rails in version…

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How to Get Hired at a FANG Company – BONUS

Chuck explains what he taught Nathan last week when we asked how to get hired at a FANG (Facebook Apple/Amazon Netflix Google) company. Essentially, it boils down to how to build the skills and knowledge needed to pass the interview. How to build the relationships to get into the door and have the interviewer want…

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How to Get Hired at a FANG Company – BONUS

Chuck explains what he taught Nathan last week when we asked how to get hired at a FANG (Facebook Apple/Amazon Netflix Google) company. Essentially, it boils down to how to build the skills and knowledge needed to pass the interview. How to build the relationships to get into the door and have the interviewer want…

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Standing Out in a Sea of Junior Developers & Finding your Learning Style – She’s in Tech 010

For this episode, Dacey, Susan, and Maria are joined by guest Star Richardson. Here are the questions they discussed: Talk about your background prior to coding – Are there skills in your previous field that helped you in your new career in coding? How do you recommend others to stand out amongst other junior devs?…

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You’ve been Blazored! – .NET 070

Chris Sainty is a man on a mission. A mission to tell everyone how awesome Blazor is! Chris started working with Blazor early on and has done speaking events, writes a blog, created an open source library and is currently working on a book on Blazor. His book, Blazor in Action, is currently available as…

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Things JavaScript Developers Should Know, Part 2 – JSJ 485

Dan Shappir leads the Jabber crew on another discussion on the things JavaScript developers should know. They discuss WeakMap, WeakSets, and WeakReferences. They dive into where and how they are used and which places they’re implemented. The conversation starts with garbage collection is and how it works and then moves into the implications it has…

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The Best Machine Learning Frameworks and Tensorflow Extensions with Derrick Mwiti – ML 031

Derrick Mwiti joins the adventure to discuss the various tools you can use to jumpstart your Machine Learning adventure. He walks through several frameworks for Machine Learning and points out several Tensorflow extensions that will make your Machine Learning models better and your understanding of what is going on easier. He and Chuck walk through…

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Kubernetes-in-Kubernetes on Bare Metal with Andrei Kvapil – DevOps 069

Andrei Kvapil joins the adventure to discuss Kubernetes with Jeffrey Groman. Andrei breaks down how he and his company needed to set up Kubernetes to manage their blade server setup and how they wound up running Kubernetes in Kubernetes to gain the characteristics they needed. Panel Jeffrey Groman Guest Andrei Kvapil Sponsors Dev Influencers Accelerator…

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Managing Component State the Sane Way with Freddy Montes – AiA 310

Freddy Montes joins the adventure to discuss how he and his team manage state in their Angular components. Many development teams instinctively reach for a solution like ngrx when they’re building their angular apps and start seeing complex state. However, there’s a lot of boilerplate and it’s often overkill for small to medium apps. Freddy…

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All Things Comprehensions with Kamil Lelonek – EMx 128

Kamil Lelonek joins the mix to explain what comprehensions are and how they are used in Elixir. Allen and Kamil dive into the intricacies of this simple, yet powerful, feature that allows you to work with collections of data to get work done in your Elixir applications. They also dive into some of the more…

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