MAS 039: Yakov Fain


    Panel: Charles Max Wood

    Guest: Yakov Fain

    This week on My Angular Story, Charles speaks with Yakov Fain about his business adventures, his publications, Angular, and much more! Yakov is a co-author of two editions of Mannin’s book “Angular Development with TypeScript” as well as a number of other technical books on programming. Yakov works at the IT consultancy Farata Systems. A Java Champion, he has taught multiple classes and workshops on the web and Java-related technologies, presented at international conferences, and published more than a thousand blog posts. Yakov lives in New York City.

    In particular, we dive pretty deep on:

    • Episode 185 – past episode with Yakov Fain
    • How did you get into programming?
      • Yakov was born in Ukraine, went to Russia for studies, back to Ukraine, and then to U.S. in the 90’s.
      • Yakov continues to work in programming now.
    • JavaScript
    • Angular
    • Yakov worked as an independent contractor for a while.
      • In 2006, that changed for him.
    • Yakov has authored a few books – check them out in Amazon!
    • Yakov trains enterprises and private clients.
      • Typical class is full of Java developers.
      • Angular
    • Angular team wanted to capitalize on the same name.
    • What have you done in Angular?
    • What are you working on now?
      • Consultanting
      • Among other projects.



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