Yearly Archives: 2017

Podcast Orange
company July 31, 2017

Podcast #114 – Every Conference Needs a Break-Dancing Greeter

NOTE: We will be on podcast hiatus for the month of August. Look for new episodes in September. Welcome to The Stack Overflow Podcast episode #114 recorded Thursday July 27, at Stack Overflow Headquarters in NYC. Your hosts today are Assistant to Cobra Commander (and less importantly VP of Stack Overflow) Jay Hanlon, CTO David…
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Operations Manager (former)
System Administrator
code-for-a-living July 28, 2017

8 Companies Hiring SysAdmins Right Now

Today is System Administrator Appreciation Day, so take a moment and go thank your SysAdmins for their hard work monitoring, configuring, and maintaining your entire technical world. They’re preventing disaster each and every day, and keeping the world spinning. The title of System Administrator can cover a myriad of activities and responsibilities and even other…
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Marketing (Former)
company July 24, 2017

11 candidatos para la carrera de moderadores. ¿Ahora qué?

Me quedo impresionado por el apoyo y el interés que se ha visto en esta elección de los moderadores de SOes.  Se ve que la comunidad entiende la importancia que estos individuales elegidos tendrán en el sitio.  Para seguir explicando el proceso, les presento lo siguiente. El cuestionario, ¿es realmente necesario? Al escribir este blog,…
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Manager, Community Management Team
Podcast Orange
company July 24, 2017

Podcast #113 – Frustrating Miracles

Welcome to the Stack Overflow podcast recorded Thursday July 20 at Stack Overflow Headquearters in NYC. Your hosts today are podcast regulars Jay Hanlon, David Fullerton, and Ilana Yitzhaki, plus the quite irregular Matt Sherman (Stack Overflow Engineering Manager extraordinaire). This week’s episode is brought to you by Game of Thrones Season 5 Spoilers as…
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Operations Manager (former)
company July 21, 2017

El estado de Stack Overflow en español: Junio 2017

Llegan los números interesantes del sitio para el mes de junio y esta vez vemos el sitio Meta.  ¡Espero y encuentren lo siguiente interesante! Las 5 preguntas más contestadas del mes: ¿Es válido realizar preguntas sin mostrar esfuerzo si no es para poner una respuesta propia al mismo tiempo? – 3 respuestas Buscar todas las preguntas/respuestas…
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Manager, Community Management Team
insights July 21, 2017

Trends in Cloud Computing: Who Uses AWS, Who Uses Azure?

Microsoft’s earnings were released yesterday, so we thought we’d take a look at how Microsoft technologies including Azure are used in comparison to Amazon Web Services across time, technologies, and industries, according to Stack Overflow data. Change Over Time How do the two cloud platforms compare? The Stack Overflow Trends tool shows the percentage of…
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Data Scientist (former)
Podcast Orange
company July 17, 2017

Podcast #112 – Please Direct All Hate Mail to Jay Hanlon c/o Stack Overflow…

Welcome back to the Stack Overflow podcast episode #112 recorded Thursday, July 13th at Stack Overflow HQ in NYC. Today’s hosting duties fall to Jay Hanlon as Joel is still busy alphabetizing his socks. Joining him is newly minted CTO David Fullerton, Fog Creek Community Engineer and Star Wars scholar Jenn Schiffer, and can-totally-tell-the-difference-between-Moff-and-Mon-Mothma podcast…
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Operations Manager (former)
insights July 12, 2017

Trends in Government Software Developers

With the D.C. area in the middle of Microsoft Inspire, one of the year’s biggest tech events, we thought it might be interesting to see how developers working in government stack up with developers in other industries in terms of what technologies they use on a daily basis. At Stack Overflow we’re able to segment…
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Data Scientist (former)
community July 11, 2017

Introducing Channels: Private Q&A for Your Team

This post refers to “Channels”, a product which is now called “Teams.” Here’s What We’re Working on and How You Can Get Involved On Stack Overflow, a question gets asked once, answered, and then becomes a central point of knowledge for thousands of others who read it on our site. But what about developers who…
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Associate Software Developer
background July 6, 2017

Text Mining of Stack Overflow Questions

This week, my fellow Stack Overflow data scientist David Robinson and I are happy to announce the publication of our book Text Mining with R with O’Reilly. We are so excited to see this project out in the world, and so relieved to finally be finished with it! Text data is being generated all the…
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Data Scientist (former)
company June 30, 2017

Ya nos graduamos, ahora ¿qué sigue?

En pocas palabras, lo que sigue para nuestro sitio son las eleciones de nuestros moderadores. Tendremos moderadores seleccionados para el primero de agosto del 2017. Enlace a las elecciones. ¿Cómo funciona esto de las graduaciones? Bueno, es realmente simple. Aquí les contaré lo que se requiere para llegar a la selección de nuestros moderadores. Existen…
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Manager, Community Management Team