The Stack Overflow Podcast

The Stack Overflow Podcast is a weekly conversation about working in software development, learning to code, and the art and culture of computer programming. Hosted by Sara Chipps, Paul Ford, and Ben Popper, the series will feature questions from our community, interviews with fascinating guests, and humorous takes on what’s happening in tech.

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podcast March 6, 2017

Podcast #103: Grandma, is that you?

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #103, recorded Thursday March 2, 2017 at the Stack Overflow HQ in NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by tree people, Purim, and She Geeks Out. In today’s thrilling episode: Jay is back from vacation, so of course he and Joel have to talk about toilets for way…
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podcast February 27, 2017

Podcast #102: What Can We Learn from Uber?

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #102 recorded Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the Stack Overflow HQ in NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by rogue cows and SHA-1. SHA-1: You can depend on it. Topics discussed this week (with only minor IT interruptions) include the Dell XPS-13, Macbook Pro touch bars, and ugh,…
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podcast February 20, 2017

Podcast #101: Matt Mullenweg on Open Source, Blogs, and Beyoncé

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #101. Fact: We now have as many episodes as we have adorable Disney dalmatians. Today’s podcast is brought to you by the WordPress Development Stack Exchange. Our very special guest today is Matt Mullenweg. Matt is the co-founder WordPress, which powers 27% of the internet, and the founder &…
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company January 30, 2017

Podcast #100: Jeff Atwood Is Back! (For Today)

Welcome to the Stack Overflow podcast #100!! Recorded Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Stack Overflow headquarters in NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by the Cheeseburger. “It’s a hamburger, topped with cheese!” But the real question is: Is a cheeseburger a sandwich? The podcast is also brought to you by IBM Compose. Compose has…
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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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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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podcast December 19, 2016

Podcast #97: Where Did You Get That Hat?!

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #97 recorded Thursday, December 15 at the Stack Overflow Headquarters in NYC, home to the some of the crappiest airports in the western Hemisphere (Yup, Joel talks about travel in this episode). Today’s show is brought to you by Mott St. Get anything that you want (really, anything) for…
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podcast December 12, 2016

Podcast #96: A Face Full of Code

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #96 recorded on December 8, 2016 at the Stack Overflow headquarters in the jackhammer capital of the world (probably), NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by the Pizza Saver, otherwise known as the small table thingie that keeps your pizza from sticking to the top of the box.…
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podcast November 21, 2016

Podcast #95: Shakespearean SQL Server

Welcome to the Stack Overflow Podcast #95 recorded Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Stack Overflow HQ in NYC. Our sponsor today is double-entry bookkeeping. Invented in 1494 in Milan by Leonardo da Vinci’s lover, probably. Conveniently enough, that’s Jay’s new title! In this week’s rant, the gang discusses Microsoft Connect(); // 2016 where Channel 9…
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Podcast Orange
podcast November 14, 2016

Stack Overflow Podcast #94 – We Don’t Care If Bret Is Famous

Grab a cookie (before Joel eats them all) and listen to the Stack Overflow podcast #94, recorded Thursday, November 10, 2016 at the Stack Overflow Headquarters in NYC. Today’s podcast is brought to you by the Electoral College since this podcast usually loses the popular vote. Joel actually doesn’t have a rant today. gasp Instead,…
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podcast October 31, 2016

Stack Overflow Podcast #93 – A Very Spolsky Halloween Special

A warning to all souls before you go further: We know you’ve been dying to hear this special Halloween edition of the podcast, but due to its frightening nature, we recommend you proceed with caution and put all small children and ghosts to rest before hitting play. But if you are so adventurous as to…
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