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.
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.
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.
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!
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....
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?