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#55: Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly 🚀
Feb 18 • 50 min
New year, new travels, Yarn 2, Brandon’s new computer, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and new Twitter followees.
#54: Too Many Quacks Out There
Dec 30, 2019 • 41 min
We finish off the year with holiday cards, static site generators, React Query, React Spring, and Redux Toolkit!
#53: Cache the Whole Farm
Dec 1, 2019 • 66 min
New 16” MacBook Pro, The Pragmatic Programmer, React Conf 2019, and Redux Style Guide!
#52: Untitled PodKit Game
Oct 2, 2019 • 36 min
This episode is about as standard as it gets, new Apple hardware, new React news and updates, and Twitter Followees!
#51: But If You Invest Now
Sep 3, 2019 • 55 min
Self-Follow-Up, React Rally, Apple Rumors, and lots of people to follow on Twitter!
#50: Be Kind, Rewind
Jul 31, 2019 • 46 min
For completely unrelated reasons, Brian and Brandon share a microphone and are joined by Ryan for the 50th episode of PodKit. React, react-native, a new npm package, and node.js on Windows.
#49: Dark is Eternal
May 29, 2019 • 58 min
Open Source North, TypeScript 3.5, Dark Themes in the web, MacBook Pro Refresh, and WWDC19!
#48: I’m More Punk Than You
Apr 30, 2019 • 59 min
The PodKitters talk about Minnebar, React Hooks (big surprise), design systems, ServerlessMN, Overcast’s clip sharing, Apple rumors, and more!
#47: Moved Fast and Broke Things
Mar 27, 2019 • 54 min
The Podkitters discuss Apple updates, Google Stadia, and new Twitter Followees!
#46: Triclops
Feb 22, 2019 • 64 min
Brian talks about his experience writing a custom React Hook, Ryan talks TypeScript and a quick trip, and the trio discusses rumors of new Macs coming later this year.
#45: Gridability
Jan 28, 2019 • 57 min
The PodKitters discuss CSS Grid, React design systems, work life balance, and how about that fresh new Slack logo?
#44: Maintainer Did Advocate
Jan 6, 2019 • 64 min
On this episode, the PodKitters discuss Dan Abramov’s response to our last episode, his new blog, more on React Hooks, Expo, talks, and new Twitter Followees.
#43: React Courage
Nov 5, 2018 • 60 min
The PodKitters discuss the new React Hook proposal, the React ecosystem, new hardware, and VR!
#42: React So Strongly
Sep 29, 2018 • 56 min
The PodKitters discuss programming knowledge, semicolons, Ryan’s Galaxy Note 9, and Twitter/Mastodon.
#41: Decidedly Less Premium
Sep 3, 2018 • 62 min
The PodKitters dedicate an entire episode to discussing the Apple rumors and leaks about new iPhones and the September Event.
#40: Watch Out for Pros
Jul 31, 2018 • 49 min
We got the new hardware we wanted, but none of us got the new hardware we wanted.
#39: 170% Lack of Confidence
Jul 17, 2018 • 54 min
Hear the Podkitters discuss internships, learning from the beginning, git, cellular carriers, and, of course, Twitter followees.
#38: Drop 64-bit Support
Jul 6, 2018 • 59 min
Ever wanted to feel like it was May, but in July? Well, courtesy of Brandon, you can now hear our WWDC predictions, here! On the other side of WWDC!
#37: 10x Criminal
Mar 25, 2018 • 58 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon begin spring with a serious phone encryption discussion, the obligatory talk on React, speculation on upcoming Apple events and of course, new Twitter Followees!
#36: Really into Mambo Number 5
Feb 25, 2018 • 60 min
Brandon, Ryan and Brian discuss workplace distractions, disruptions and the their causes and dealing with them, Brian joins our React fan club, a note on Brandon’s upcoming talk and new twitter followees!
#35: Meltdown Lake
Jan 5, 2018 • 65 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss Meltdown and Spectre and just how big an issue they really are, thoughts on the powerful new iMac Pro, contemplate the nature of architectural decisions and where they are saved for reference, plus Twitter followees!
#34: Related But Distinct
Nov 21, 2017 • 44 min
Twitter now has 280 characters, Firefox Quantum has launched, Ryan has more Vue stuff to talk about, and the age of simultaneously editing the same code is here!
#33: Prototypical Fun Stuff
Oct 17, 2017 • 61 min
The PodKit trio discuss DevOps, node-webkit, Google Pixel 2, and USB-C.
#32: From Zero to Accelerating
Sep 19, 2017 • 58 min
Brandon, Brian, and Ryan discuss the Apple Event, W3C’s DRM standard, js-beautify’s broken release, ReactJS’s license, and Microsoft.
#31: You’ll Always Have JavaScript
Aug 13, 2017 • 79 min
Brandon, Brian, and Ryan discuss supporting open-source communities, Ryan’s first React native app, roles in developing software, MidwestJS, and Twitter followees. BONUS: iPhone 8 rumors after show!
#30: The Earliness of the Future
Jul 19, 2017 • 54 min
Brandon, Brian, and Ryan discuss Groovy, Grails, Rails, hostel Wi-Fi in Europe, VueConf, Ryan’s new website deployment pipeline, and numerous Twitter accounts!
#29: What Is On Your Face?
Jul 5, 2017 • 68 min
Ryan, Brandon and Brian talk about Tavis’ return, Windows 10 S and the new Surface Laptop, Ryan’s pursuit of the Samsung S8+ and of course - Twitter Followees!
#28: It’s Called an iFrame
Apr 1, 2017 • 65 min
It’s been four months, and Brian, Brandon and Ryan recount the last few months of time, and discuss the next iPhone and the latest Galaxy S8, the expectation of “frameworks” to last, React Native lessons and more!
#27: Trello As A Proxy
Dec 10, 2016 • 56 min
We chat about Brian’s new work with Angular, D3 and ancient versions of Webpack, Ryan’s recent work with Angular 1 and 2, MongoDB and more, and Brandon’s triumph over his thesis - plus - Twitter Followees!
#26: Doubted The Right Side
Oct 29, 2016 • 72 min
Brandon, Brian, and Ryan discuss Apple’s new MacBook Pros, Brian’s weatherBot project, the Mac App Store, functional programming, auditing user activity with elastic search.
#25: Tiers Were Shed
Sep 10, 2016 • 53 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss the pre-ordered iPhone 7 arriving soon, ARM’s sudden break, JSMN promotions, AspectJ+AOP with TailF, SSH configs, Jekyll blogging and the late breaking news from Marco himself - plus Twitter Followees!
#24: If You Do Do That, Don’t
Aug 28, 2016 • 58 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss great slides from Apple’s security experts, more Docker koolaid, a Facebook chat bot, plus, we have new Twitter followees!
#23: Excuse Thyself!
Jun 11, 2016 • 66 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss blogs, and some new work, plus a follow up on Open Source North, as well WWDC news and final predictions and Twitter Followees!
#22: QA Queue
Jun 4, 2016 • 58 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon discuss what they have been working on, some agile experiences, SIGNAL 2016, new Twitter followees and so much more!
#21: Joshua Tree
May 26, 2016 • 62 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss the last few weeks of Brian’s college life and his new website and blog, Brandon’s new blog, Ryan’s new domain, the new MacBook and our intense desire for a new MacBook Pro, a query in React world, and of course, our…
#20: Don’t Even @ Me
Apr 6, 2016 • 72 min
PodKit returns with Ryan, Brian and Brandon discussion Ryan’s new work, Puppet and ZSH, Microsoft’s surprise BASH at BUILD, iOS colors and more!
#19: Laughed Out Of The Zipcode
Mar 3, 2016 • 65 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon reflect on our previous episode with follow up, discuss JavaScript Minnesota and #TCSWEDU, then Ryan finally explains his thoughts on the revised WarGame across the board, plus a brief discussion on the latest Apple v. FBI case…
#18: Using Bitcoin to Escape Volatility
Feb 1, 2016 • 71 min
Ryan, Brandon and Brian are joined by special guest but long time Twitter follower, Max Fierke, and they discuss listener feedback, Apple’s iAd, rumors about the iPhone 7’s lack of headphone jack and the rumored smaller iPhone, Brendan Eich’s new Browser…
#17: Life With Tuples
Jan 12, 2016 • 66 min
Brandon, Brian and Ryan discuss shells, web design trends, IPv4 and IPv6, fascinating systems programming and language design, plus, new twitter followees!
#16: 1.33 Factor Authentication
Jan 5, 2016 • 76 min
Brian Mitchell, Brandon Johnson and Ryan Rampersad discuss 2 Factor Authentication in University and elsewhere, Facebook’s maybe-nefarious silence, malicious ads, exploration of interesting topics, “pro tier hax”, and why money is not poured into schools,…
#15: Nothing Much To See Here
Dec 6, 2015 • 48 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon discuss last week’s feedback, the future of interchangeable parts on phones and sustainability, the grand open-sourcing of Swift and Chakra and our new people on Twitter!
#14: Read The Readme
Nov 29, 2015 • 77 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon convene after a month away, and discuss Github’s new/same look, an amusing image library, Foundation 6, Drones and Black Friday, networking gear and more!
#13: If The Lug Doesn’t Fit
Nov 8, 2015 • 73 min
Brandon, Brian and Ryan declare iTunes availability, and discuss Vue.js, Babel 6, AMP, the new Apple TV and new people to follow on Twitter!
#12: The Year of the Stock
Oct 14, 2015 • 65 min
Brandon, Ryan, and Brian discuss the recent Google and Microsoft events, some updates for iOS and OSX, and Brandon discusses his Two Factor Authentication strategy.
#11: Violating SemVer
Sep 22, 2015 • 74 min
Brian, Brandon and Ryan discuss iOS9, Amazon’s new tablet and refreshed TV devices, a little story about Marco and blocking ads, tracking and more.
#10: FringeKit
Sep 15, 2015 • 80 min
On the tail end of the Nexus Special #40, Brandon joins Ryan and Brian and together, they perform a somewhat unscheduled PodKit #10, discussion on Brian’s danish SIM setup, Apple watches, cookies, Alphabet and Google and more!
#9: It’ll Be Burp Next
Aug 6, 2015 • 49 min
While Brian prepares to adventure across the world, we discuss Windows 10 and Edge, the complexity of the web, fresh Intel Skylake processors, plus Twitter and LinkedIn time.
#8: WebKit is Bæ
Jul 29, 2015 • 44 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon mention new people to follow on Twitter, various pros and cons to SASS and the complexity of CSS in production, the expectation of website performance and Google’s official major pivot back from “social is the future”!
#7: Refrigerator… That Would Be So Awesome
Jul 17, 2015 • 59 min
Ryan, Brian and Brandon experience the woes of CenturyLink and Comcast, discuss follow up, Ryan makes his final Zenfone 2 remarks, Brian mentions a little bit of the HackerTeam news, the Apple watch owners agree with slowing Apple Watch sales, and to…
#6: What Are Ethics?
Jul 9, 2015 • 62 min
Ryan follows up on the Zenfone 2 and Straight Talk experiences - pretty good overall, and then mentions an updated version of the WarGame in Rust, Brandon’s vertical alignment woes and more discussion on package managers and their pain points.
#5: Gangster Millennial
Jun 29, 2015 • 67 min
Ryan shares his new experience with Straight Talk and the anticipation of testing a new phone - coming soon, Brian dives into a iOS 8.3 Jailbreak update during the show and encounters trouble, and Brandon shares his time at Twin Cities Drupal Camp!
#4: Ads Are Dumb
Jun 23, 2015 • 61 min
Brandon returns stateside with Brian and Ryan, and explains his international mobile data adventure, Brian shares his hackathon stories, and they discuss Oracle in the web cloud and quite a bit about ads.
#3: Nanodegree Designer
Jun 6, 2015 • 66 min
Ryan, Brandon and Brian discuss listener follow up, plus the new Tweetbot for Mac, software bugs and broken updates, and the merits educational materials and paying for it.
#2: Aluminium Sport 42 Nanometer
Jun 1, 2015 • 106 min
Brandon, Brian and Ryan discuss the Apple Watch, mice and keyboards, news aggregation, package managers and their merits, and more!
#1: Anywhich Way
May 25, 2015 • 79 min
A new podcast has emerged! Ryan, Brian and Brandon talk about Microsoft’s new initiatives for Windows apps, ARM Macs, strange social networks, Periscope, Brandon’s experience at Signalconf and more.