We try to climb the teetering tower of abstraction, examine a human readable magazine on computing, and prepare for Y2038.
Happy mandated romance day, dear reader. While we forgot to get you a card and ate all the chocolates, we are ready to pop the question. A few questions actually. This week, we’ve got comments on code comments, bad math as the basis for good math, and concerns that your personal keyboard could be stealing…
Our intrepid new coder meets his first data structure. With an array of concepts in front of him, will he push his learning until it pops for him?
DevOps job posts often ask for automation skills, which is a positive way of asking for someone who’s professionally lazy in a way that results in efficiency. The good news is that developers can also learn a few tricks from the land of ops to make their days easier and their work better.
Sara returns from Miami. The crew chats about Monoliths vs microservices and the lessons we've learned as manager and ICs.
One thing we continuously speak about in the programming community is impostor syndrome and how to cope with it, but no one talks about tangible steps on how to solve it within yourself. What if instead of learning how to endure, we learned how to cure it? While It’s something that happens to everyone at…
In this week's newsletter, we've we get right to the the point on floating point numbers, live coding that rocks, and how containers changed the world.
While most news about the 3D printing industry focuses on advancement in hardware and materials, software has played a crucial role in the democratization of 3D printing. Companies like Shapeways have delivered software to generate 3D files, prepare and optimize them for printing, and manufacture and distribute.
Teresa Dietrich, Stack Overflow's new Chief Product Officer, talks about the time a new feature for AOL Instant Messenger almost took down the company's whole network.
We chat with Alex Qin, co-founder and CEO of the Code Cooperative, about teaching formerly incarcerated individuals to code.
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