The Stack Overflow Podcast

The Stack Overflow podcast is a frank and funny conversation about what it means to work in software and how code is reshaping our world. As it celebrates its 12th anniversary, it’s a must listen for any programmer, as necessary as Stack Overflow itself.

podcast May 29, 2014

Podcast #59 – The Decline and Fall of Stack Overflow

Welcome to the 59th running of the Stack Exchange podcast, brought to you by Nutella! Your hosts Joel Spolsky, David Fullerton, and Jay Hanlon are joined this week by special guests Josh Heyer (aka Shog9) and Robert Cartaino (aka Robert Cartaino) of the Stack Exchange Community Growth team. We’ve got a busy podcast scheduled, so…
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podcast May 19, 2014

Podcast #58 – Pack ”Em In Like Bees

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #58 brought to you by the Stack Exchange iOS app! Our hosts Joel Spolsky, David Fullerton, and Jay Hanlon are joined this week by our guests, the Stack Exchange Design Team: Jin Yang, Stéphane “The French Guy” Martin, Courtny Cotten, and Josh Hynes. Let’s kick things off with Community Milestones…
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podcast April 24, 2014

Podcast #57 – We Just Saw This On Florp

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #57, recorded Friday April 11, 2014 with your hosts Jay Hanlon, David Fullerton, and Joel Spolsky. Today’s podcast is brought to you by the Heartbleed bug. We have lots to talk about (which makes Joel scared), starting with Community Milestones (after we discuss 2048 strategy, that is)! Expats is newly…
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company March 17, 2014

Podcast #56 – Green or Red Curae

Welcome to the Stack Exchange Podcast #56 recorded on Thursday, March 6th 2014, aka the 4th of Adar II 5774, aka the second day of Lent. Today’s podcast is sponsored by Patent Trolls of America. Today’s guest is Micah Siegel, Senior Patent Advisor at Stack Exchange and Professor Emeritus at Stanford. But first, Community Milestones!…
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company February 24, 2014

Podcast #55 – Don”t Call It A Comeback

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #55, recorded on Friday Thursday the 13th with your hosts Joel Spolsky, David Fullerton, and Jay Hanlon! Today’s episode is brought to you by the city of Sochi, Russia. It’s been a long time since we last recorded, so we have a lot to talk about, and we’re going to…
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podcast November 14, 2013

Podcast #54 – The One With All The Anachronisms

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #54, with special guest Sara J. Chipps! Joining us today also is CFO Michael Pryor. Your hosts as usual are Jay Hanlon, David Fullerton, and Joel Spolsky. Today’s episode is brought to you by /r/husky! We’ll start out with Site Milestones. We have one: Ham Radio will be in public beta by the time this…
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podcast October 28, 2013

Podcast #53 – Let”s Go Rio

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #53 with special guest Gabe Koscky, our new Brazilian community manager, and usual suspects Jay Hanlon, Joel Spolsky, and David Fullerton. Today’s show is brought to you by the National Security Administration! Site Milestones: We launched Astronomy, which is not the same thing as the Space Exploration site we’d previously launched. You can…
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podcast September 3, 2013

Podcast #52 – We Didn”t Need Headphones

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #52 with your hosts Joel Spolsky, David Fullerton and Jay Hanlon. Today’s show is brought to you by Marmite Yeast Extract – you either love it, or hate it! (You probably hate it.) Joining us today are Careers 2.0 Marketing Coordinator Bethany Marzipan, er, Marzewski and Careers 2.0 Product Manager…
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company August 5, 2013

Podcast #51 – The Return of Coding Horror

Welcome to Stack Exchange Podcast #51, with special guest Jeff Atwood and the usual suspects Joel Spolsky, David Fullerton, and Jay Hanlon. Today’s show was brought to you by Pan-American World Airways! We kick off the discussion with a topic not on the agenda… which is reminiscing about who used to prepare the agenda on the old…
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company July 25, 2013

Podcast #50 – Listen To This Podcast

Welcome to Stack Exchange podcast #50, featuring usual suspects Joel Spolsky, Jay Hanlon, and David Fullerton, plus special guest Shog9 aka Nine Shogs Shogging.  And remember, today’s podcast is sponsored by the House of Lords, bringing you excellent laws, 100% free! This is podcast #50… sort of. It’s the 50th podcast since we switched from the…
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podcast June 11, 2013

Podcast #49 – The One Where We Edited Out The Title Reference

Welcome to episode 49 of the Stack Exchange Podcast! We are welcoming special guest Matt Grum, as well as usual suspects Joel, David, and Jay.  Matt is the top rep user on Photography. He’s got 957 answers (and has never asked a question)! He’s a photographer and a developer, so his exposure to the Photography site…
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