podcast May 26, 2020

Podcast 238: Mayor of Open Source town

The software industry has become a kinder, more welcoming place. Has it finally left a certain kind of leadership behind?
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This week, the gang discusses open source governance, the pros and cons of sociopathic leadership, and Paul’s parsing project.

Episode Notes

Sara is spending her time as a fully remote worker trying to learn more about open source governance and foundations. Turns out there is a lot of overlap with the work Stack does alongside its community. 

Paul has a project for playing with math in your storytelling. You can check it out here.

Our lifeboat of the week goes to Stack Overflow user Scolytus, who answered the following question: Why am I getting an error when creating a C Struct initialization with char array?

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