se-stackoverflow December 14, 2021

Podcast 400: An oral history of Stack Overflow – told by its founding team

For our 400th episode, an oral history of Stack Overflow from founding team: Joel Spolsky, Jeff Atwood, Geoff Dalgas, and Jarrod Dixon.
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Our 400th episode! Stack Overflow founders Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky talk about how, in 2008, they started this very podcast by recording their weekly calls about a little product they wanted to build. Their conversations, which soon included Geoff Dalgas and Jarrod Dixon, are now an audit trail for the creation of Stack Overflow, a resource that’s almost as essential to programmers as the keyboard (we admit, we’re biased). To mark the 400th episode of the Stack Overflow podcast, Jeff, Joel, Geoff, and Jarrod take us back to where it all began. 

Jeff Atwood is on Twitter here.

Find Joel Spolsky on Twitter here.

Geoff Dalgas is on Twitter here.

Follow Jarrod Dixon on Twitter here.




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The Overflow #105: An oral history of Stack Overflow

Welcome to ISSUE #105 of The Overflow! This newsletter is by developers, for developers, written and curated by the Stack Overflow team and Cassidy Williams. This week: Hat season on Stack Exchange, an oral history of Stack Overflow to mark our 400th (!) podcast episode, and how to build a high-velocity DevOps culture. From the blog…