A weekly talk show taking a pragmatic look at the art and business of Software Development and related technologies.
We answer how Chris and Mike started in independent contracting, and the lessons changes they’d make with some perspective of time.
We react to the news that IBM is buying Red Hat, cover some feedback that sets us straight, and are pleasantly surprised by Qt Design Studio.
What’s the future of .NET? With .NET Core growing and the future of the orginal .NET seems uncertain. Chris and Mike suspect there is clear possibility.
Azure Sphere dev kits are shipping, and we take a look at the practicalities of getting setup to start developing.
Mike makes his case for realism when it comes to automated testing, and a readjustment of expectations in the wider community.
Mike is the extreme laptop killer, with a tale you’ll have to hear to believe. With only a few short hours left on a deadline, it was 24 hours of chaos.
After catching up the guys dig into the “why” Jupiter Broadcasting sold to Linux Academy, the big shift Chris is seeing, and why the timing was critical.
Wes joins Mike to discuss why .NET still makes sense, the latest antics from Fortnite, a brave new hope for JVM concurrency, and the mind-expanding benefits of trying a Lisp.
Mike and Chris have a strong reaction to beer from Utah, and then get into the weeds around Mike’s new gear, the situation with Qt, and a few new tools they’ve recently found.
After digging into some feedback, we react to the big upset in the world of React Native.
Mike's adventures with Qt land him on Windows 10 this week battling DLL hell. He shares the latest developments in his attempt to build his next app with Qt.
Mike shares more first impressions of Qt, the surprising places we’ve found QML in the wild, and why or why not to use Qt.