26 Jan 2017
A Better Technical Interview
We shouldn't be afraid that a technical interview won't reflect our true abilities. Let's make a better technical interview with honesty, transparency, and a more realistic experience.
18 Jan 2017
Life After Nil
Ruby is late to the type system party. Let’s give Ruby something smart to say when it gets there. You’ll take a journey with Haskell’s type system. Along the way, you’ll learn how types can let you forget about nil, declaratively model your domain, and allow your compiler to drive your design.
05 Jan 2017
A Well Factored Pie Graph: React + D3
A technologist's most powerful skill is the ability to analyze and leverage a tool's strenghs. React and D3 have different strenghs, which work well together to build a complex visualization.
23 Sep 2016
Cucumber: Don't Get Pickled
This post will be lessons learned from using cucumber on a very large, very complicated application. The things I talk about will be either things I’ve seen done well, or mistakes I wish had been avoided. Either way, they were valuable lessons I’d like to share. Let’s learn how to keep our cucumbers from pickling!
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