Documentation Not Included

The podcast for developers by developers with other IT added for fun!

About the show

Documentation Not Included is a live-streamed development talk show and podcast where Josey and Chris delve deep into all things development.

We're platform agnostic, covering topics such as web development, process work-flows, enterprise architecture, game development, visual effects, community management, virtual assistance and DevOps practices. We also cover a vast array of other topics related to IT in general.

We stream live every Thursday at 7PM GMT on Twitch. Come join us and have your say!

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Episodes

  • The Forever Game

    January 11th, 2021  |  1 hr 4 mins
    app development, code, development, game development, maintenance, website development

    Chris and Josey discuss maintenance, upgrades, and more. It's the never ending life cycle of development in our world.

  • Hitting the Ground Running

    November 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    change, dev, projects, unscheduled breaks

    Chris and Josey discuss how to get back into the swing of projects after a long absence.

  • Mental Health Workplace Support

    August 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    mental health, mental wellbeing

    Parul Singh, a mental health ambassador, joins Chris to talk about mental health in the workplace, it's impact on employees and employers, and how important it is to be aware of your own mental state.

  • Docker Disaster

    August 3rd, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    docker, docker-compose, dockerfile

    Chris and Josey use Docker for every day work, but is it all it can be or should be? What troubles have they run into and what suggestions do they have? Listen to find out!

  • Angular Testing (Sorta!)

    July 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    dev, implementing tdd, roi, tdd, testing

    Shai Reznik joins Chris and Josey to chat about TDD in Angular. At least that was the intent! We do cover TDD, but do we get to TDD for Angular? Well....

  • Preventing High Pressure Burnout

    July 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    burnout, mental health, pandemic, stress, working from home

    Parul Singh joins Chris and Josey to tackle how to handle burnout and personal mental health in high-stress jobs. What starts as a look at burnout turns into a discussion covering company expectations, the pandemic, self imposed goals, and a lot more.

  • git mv master main

    July 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
    controversy, git, master, master-slave, morals, opinion, prejudice, slavery

    GitHub's renaming the master branch to main. Chris and Josey discuss the choice, other potentially charged terms in the IT world, the history of the words, and explore options.

  • Scheduling the One Man Band

    June 26th, 2020  |  52 mins 55 secs
    business, clients, estimating, scheduling, self-employment, time-management

    Anthony Keenan rejoins Chris to discuss how to schedule work as a one-man band, having made the jump into self-employment.

  • Artificial (Un)Intelligence

    April 25th, 2020  |  56 mins 52 secs
    ai, artificial-intelligence, data, enterprise

    Zain Daniyal rejoins Chris to discuss the finer points of AI, specifically, what it's not that good at.

  • The Importance of Being Online

    April 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    coding, development, meeting, online, online events, rtmp

    Andy Morrel is back! This time we're talking about how important being online is during this time. As a bonus, we talk about the wonderful event put on by the Live Coders team on Twitch as well!

  • Tech & The Peter Principle

    April 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    consulting, development, management, manager, peter principle

    Paul Aldred-Bann joins Chris to look into the Peter Principle in relation to tech. What is it? What impact does it have on the tech industry? Do contractors have to deal with it? And a lot more!

  • Artificial Intelligence: A Primer

    April 3rd, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    artificial intelligence, black box, development, machine learning, white box

    Zain Daniyal joins Chris and Josey to help explain Artificial Intelligence. We know it's not about Skynet, so what exactly is happening in the field of AI? And just what are white boxes? Learn about that and more in this episode.

  • There's No Accounting for COVID

    March 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    accounting, business, covid19, finances, uk

    Simon Young joins Chris and Josey again, this time to look at what impact CoronaVirus is having on taxes, accounting, and end of year accounts for business here in the UK. How has SSP changed? What is CBLIS? A very full episode of helpful information for everyone running a business; small, large, and even the self employed here in the UK.

  • Staying Sane When Working Remotely

    March 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 1 min
    development, isolation, routine, wfh, working from home

    Many of us are working from home due to forced isolation. While this seems like an ideal solution to help with social distancing, there are real concerns for the safety and sanity of those who are not familiar with concept. In this episode, Chris is joined by Cameron, to look at options, concepts, and ideas on how to stay sane.

  • Dependency Hell

    March 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    c++, dependency, development, dotnet core, git, package managers, source code, source control, svn

    Phil Nash joins Chris and Josey again, this time to look at working with code dependencies in svn, git, and discuss various package managers. The trio depend on puns, dad jokes, and more to figure out once and for all how to handle dependency hell.

  • Migration Mumbles Pt. 2

    March 6th, 2020  |  56 mins 25 secs
    alm, dev, infrastructure, migration, process

    In part 1, we discussed code migrations. This time Chris and Josey discuss other types of migrations including ALM, Infrastructure, and more. Why do migrations happen? Who is impacted?