Jun 15 2018
· Episode 158
We're joined by Aaron Patterson for puns. Aaron also updates us on compacting GC for Ruby and Ruby 2.6's JIT compiler before telling us how he really feels about functional programming.
Chris Toomey joins Derek to talk about their shared experience in Elm and their excitement about GraphQL.
We speak with Olivier Lacan about KeepAChangelog.com, tooling improvements for better developer experience, and the emotional impact of shutting down CodeSchool.com
May 25 2018
· Episode 155
Amanda is joined by Alex Sullivan, Android developer at thoughtbot, to discuss the state of React Native and its new competitor from Google, Flutter.
May 18 2018
· Episode 154
Eileen Uchitelle joins us live from RailsConf to talk about exciting improvements coming to Rails 6, problems encountered by larger Rails apps, strategies for upgrading Rails and more!
May 11 2018
· Episode 153
Is the bug in Postgres? Sean takes over operations of crates.io and keeps himself very busy. We also wrap up our experience at RailsConf.
We catch up with Nick Means at RailsConf and discuss storytelling, "human error", advice for job seekers, and the idea of licensing software developers.
Apr 27 2018
· Episode 151
Derek & Sean discuss their final preparations for RailsConf, the role of Diesel's
schema.rs is in comparison to
schema.rb in Rails, and how Derek took down production.
Apr 13 2018
· Episode 150
Derek and Sean discuss ethical concerns in software development and the prospect of licensing software developers.
Sean experiences a frustrating Ruby bug while building tooling to enforce module boundaries in Shopfiy's monolith. Derek deprecates Rails functionality instead of preparing his talk.
Mar 30 2018
· Episode 148
Amanda and Sean discuss Flutter, modeling the game of baseball, and the state of persistence and networking in Android.