Yearly Archives: 2017

Podcast Orange
company January 23, 2017

Podcast #99: The Requested Operation Requires Elevation

Welcome to the Stack Overflow podcast #99 recorded Thursday, January 19 at the Stack Overflow HQ in NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by Reverse Polish notation. 25 enter 16 plus It’s 41! We actually have 2 sponsors for today: Grace Hopper – A program of Fullstack Academy. The Grace Hopper Program is an…
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Operations Manager (former)
code-for-a-living January 19, 2017

How to Rock a Side Project When You Have No Free Time

We’ve all heard the advice: the best developers live and breathe programming. But you’re also a human being. Maybe you’re not the stereotypical 22-year-old with no ties or responsibilities, happy to work 18-hour days. Maybe you’re a mother or a father, a husband or a wife, a caretaker of an elderly relative. There are millions…
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Marketing (Former)
insights January 19, 2017

Women in the 2016 Stack Overflow Survey

The 2017 Stack Overflow Developer Survey opened last week, and we on the Data Team are looking forward to analyzing the survey results to better understand our developer community. I am particularly interested in women in tech, for probably obvious reasons, and recently I explored last year’s survey data to see what we can learn…
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Data Scientist (former)
podcast blue
company January 16, 2017

Podcast #98: Scott Hanselman Is Better Than Us at Everything

Happy New Year and welcome to the Stack Overflow podcast #98 recorded Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Stack Overflow Headquarters in NYC. Today’s broadcast is brought to you by Sydney, Australia. If there are any Australian listeners left after Joel’s terrible accent, thank you and we’re sorry. In this episode: Joel rants about travel…
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Operations Manager (former)
insights January 16, 2017

Benefits for Developers from San Francisco to Sweden

I just started my new job here at Stack Overflow, and like most of us, one thing I think about when considering a career move is what kind of benefits a company offers. Firms looking to hire developers can create a company page here at Stack Overflow. This means that we here on the Data…
Avatar for Julia Silge
Data Scientist (former)
code-for-a-living January 12, 2017

Take the 2017 Stack Overflow Developer Survey

We’ve just released the 2017 edition of the Stack Overflow Developer Survey, the largest and most comprehensive survey of software developers on earth. As a company our sole mission is making the lives of developers better, and we can’t do that without hearing from you. Take the survey now. Why We Do This The Stack…
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Marketing (Former)
community January 11, 2017

The 2017 Stack Overflow Developer Survey is Now Live

We’re back for another edition of the Stack Overflow Developer Survey, the largest and most comprehensive survey of software developers on earth. Every year, we include questions about your favorite technologies, coding habits, and work preferences, as well as how you learn, share, and level up as a developer. Want to see how you stack…
community January 9, 2017

Say Farewell to Winter Bash 2016!

Another year has ended, and with that, it’s time to put all the hats back in their boxes. Winter Bash 2016 has come to an end! Over past three weeks, we’ve had ups and downs (err bugs) with hats, but overall, it was a massive success. It appeared that there was fun to be had,…
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Database Administrator at Stack Overflow
company January 5, 2017

El estado de Stack Overflow en español Diciembre 2016

Se termino el año 2016 y aquí les dejo unos numeros interesantes para reflexionar sobre la actividad que vimos en diciembre. Como siempre, se aprecian comentarios y sugerencias para mejorar las estadisticas que se comparten. Preguntas más respondidas: Forzar salto al catch 10 Respuestas Manera mas eficaz de comparar dos arreglos 6 Respuestas ¿Cuál es…
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Manager, International Community Team