What considerations go into the right language for the job When I was very young, I would spend school breaks with my grandparents in London. My granddad was quite the … Continue reading The Choice of Programming Language
Co-hosts Justin Arbuckle and Mark Birch welcome guest Sau Sheong Chang to share his thoughts about what it takes to be a high-performance technical leader. Click the link below to listen on your favorite podcast app: … Continue reading Becoming a High-Performance Tech Leader
With computers coding themselves, do humans even matter? What is the scariest movie you have ever seen? For me, it’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. Maybe it does not have the gore … Continue reading The Future of Code
Is being overly passionate about your platform, software, or methodology choices affecting your ability to innovate? When I was young, I was told there are three things you never bring … Continue reading Are You Tech Religious?
Most people don’t know I grew up in Brooklyn. Not the gentrified one with gourmet mayonnaise stores, but the one more reminiscent of James Buchanan High School. So when the … Continue reading DevOps Makes the Money
It is with some shock and a tinge of sadness that I announce that Microsoft is buying Stack Overflow*. I know many of you asked whether Stack Overflow would ever … Continue reading Goodbye Software Joel
You never know where inspiration may arise from. Take this quote for example. “Don’t let nightmares get in the way of infinity.” This is one of the more inspiring quotes … Continue reading Everyone Develops!
In one of the more memorable scenes in the show Silicon Valley, Jared Dunn of the Pied Piper team notices a whiteboard with startup ideas. The common thread? They start … Continue reading The New Stack Overflow
You know the end of the year drill. Tis the season of self-indulgent, navel gazing retrospectives! But hopefully this one is a bit more useful and interesting for you. Since … Continue reading Reflecting on 2018 at Stack Overflow
I always enjoy my trips to Singapore, meeting with many awesome people to discuss the local developer community & culture. I learned quite a bit during my stay that has … Continue reading Singapore Loves Code!
There was a song by 80’s band the Pixies that had this intriguing line that went like this (condensed for simplicity): if man is five, then the devil is six, … Continue reading How To Ask Great Questions