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The Cynical Developer

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82 - Neglected Work
Jun 18 • 8 min
In this episode we continue our miniseries, The Time Bandits, and we talk about Neglected Work and how you deal with it.
81 - Unit Testing vs Integration Tests
Jun 11 • 43 min
In this episode we will be talking about Integration testing, what it is and how it differs from unit testing.
80 - Unplanned Work
Jun 4 • 9 min
In this episode we continue our miniseries, The Time Bandits, and we discuss Unplanned Work and how you deal with it.
79 - Systems Admin to Developer
May 28 • 30 min
In this episode we talk to Sean Martz about moving into the world of development from the world of a systems administrator.
78 - Conflicting Priorities
May 21 • 8 min
In this episode we continue our miniseries, The Time Bandits, and we discuss Conflicting Priorities and how you deal with it.
77 - What is Devops?
May 14 • 51 min
In this episode we talk about that crazy buzz term DevOps, what does it mean, is it even a thing? Well, David Rael is here to explain more about it.
76 - Too Much WIP
May 7 • 11 min
In this episode we start our miniseries, The Time Bandits, and we kick it off with Too Much WIP and how you deal with it.
75 - Dreamer Made
Apr 30 • 32 min
In this episode we talk about a new community platform that is bringing people together to make amazing things with Ryan Dean
74 - Hackathon Finale
Apr 23 • 37 min
In this episode we finalise our mini series on hackathons by speaking to Toby Jones about his experience at the event.
73 - Think about number one!
Apr 16 • 11 min
In this episode I discuss being selfish, and when you need to be as a developer.
72 - SOLID Principles
Apr 9 • 36 min
In this episode we talk about the SOLID principles with Steve Smith (Ardalis)
71 - Greenfield vs Brownfield Development
Apr 2 • 6 min
In this episode we talk about Greenfield vs Brownfield software developement
70 - Student to Professional
Mar 25 • 55 min
In this episode we discuss students, learning patterns and how to become a professional developer with Kyle Garza
69 - Live at Hack24
Mar 19 • 30 min
In this episode we talk to several of the hackers at Hack24 about their experiences and their hacks
68 - NDepend
Mar 12 • 44 min
In this episode we talk to Patrik Smacchia about NDepend and code quality
67 - Your First Hackathon
Mar 5 • 16 min
In this episode I wanted to talk about hackathons some more, as a follow on from the last episode where we spoke to Emma and Andrew Seward about Hack24.
66 - Hackathons
Feb 25 • 54 min
In this episode we talk to Emma and Andrew Seward about Hackathons and Hack24
65 - Blockchain Technology with Lisk
Feb 19 • 33 min
In this episode we talk to Will Clark about Blockchan Technology
64 - Docker for all!
Feb 12 • 53 min
In this epsiode we talk to Rob Richardson about Docker
63 - Stop thinking like a developer
Feb 5 • 11 min
In this episode we discuss why you need to stop thinking like a developer
62 - More .Net Core
Jan 29 • 38 min
In this Episode we catch up with Jamie Taylor about what’s new in .Net Core.
61 - Learning Quicker
Jan 22 • 10 min
In this episode we discuss how to learn a programming language quicker
60 - Hololens
Jan 15 • 36 min
In this episode we talk to Lars Klint about Hololens and virtual/mixed reality
59 - Progressive Web Apps
Jan 8 • 37 min
In this episode we talk to Jared Faris about PWA (Progressive Web Apps)
58 - 2018 for the Cyincal Developer
Jan 1 • 5 min
In the first episode of 2018, we discuss what we will be doing throughout the coming 12months
57 - Ho Ho Coding Styles!
Dec 25, 2017 • 8 min
In this episode we discuss something I get a bit annoyed with when they aren’t applied, Coding Styles!
56 - Secure your CODE!
Dec 18, 2017 • 14 min
In this episode we discuss the tip of the iceberg that is securing your code
55 - Specialisation for Developers
Dec 10, 2017 • 36 min
In this episode we talk to Philip Morgan about specialisation for software developers
54 - Stackify
Dec 4, 2017 • 41 min
In this episode we talk to Matt Watson of Stackify, about… Stackify!
53 - Software As A Service As A Service (SAASAAS)
Nov 27, 2017 • 39 min
In this episode we discuss SAASAAS with Zack Burt, Software As A Service As A Service
52 - When can I say “I know it!”
Nov 20, 2017 • 6 min
In this episode we discuss what it takes to say “I know it!”
51 - Alexa play Cynical Developer!
Nov 13, 2017 • 40 min
In this Episode we speak to Lee Mallon from Rarely Impossible, about Amazon Alexa
50 - Should you learn ALL the new tech?
Nov 6, 2017 • 11 min
In this episode we talk about learning ALL the new tech.
49 - What is F#
Oct 30, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode we talk to Mårten Rånge about F#
48 - WebdriverIO
Oct 23, 2017 • 46 min
In this episode we talk about UI Testing with Kevin Lamping, utilising WebdriverIO
47 - Putting Ruby on Rails
Oct 16, 2017 • 27 min
In this episode we talk about Ruby, and Ruby on Rails, and learn what they both are with Paul Lonsdale
46 - Rapid Spike
Oct 9, 2017 • 32 min
In this episode we discuss Rapid Spike a new kid on the block for up-time, application assurance and performance monitoring, with James Tyler
45 - The front end barrier
Oct 2, 2017 • 39 min
In this episode we talk with Daniel Furze about the increasing size of the barrier for front end developers, that wasn’t really there a few years ago.
44 - Bots taking over
Sep 25, 2017 • 52 min
In this episode we talk about bots with Ed Yau
43 - Podchaser
Sep 18, 2017 • 28 min
In this episode we talk to Ben Slinger about the podcast platform Podchaser
42 - Journey to Microsoft
Sep 11, 2017 • 35 min
In this episode we talk to Darren Hoehna about his career and how he got a job in Microsoft
41 - Dealing with Code breakers
Sep 4, 2017 • 7 min
In this episode we talk about what to do when people break your code!
40 - Codera & Exist Social
Aug 28, 2017 • 24 min
In this episode we talk with Lawerence Sowell about Codera and Exist Social
39 - Socialising with Work
Aug 21, 2017 • 9 min
In this episode, we are going to be discussing socialising and work
38 - CodeCrush
Aug 14, 2017 • 28 min
In this episode we talk about a new podcast hosted by Julie Torres and Kiana Tennyson
37 - Communicate Better
Aug 7, 2017 • 40 min
In this episode we talk to Payam Pakmanesh about Softskills and Communication
36 - Chocolatey
Jul 31, 2017 • 40 min
In this episode we are joined by Gary Ewan park to talk sweetly about Chocolatey
35 - Working Hours
Jul 24, 2017 • 11 min
In this episode we talk about how many hours you should be working
34 - RepreZen API Studio
Jul 17, 2017 • 48 min
In this episode we speak with Miles Daffin about Reprezen API Studio
33 - Developer Health
Jul 10, 2017 • 22 min
In this episode I talk about going from fat to fit!
32 - Side Hustles
Jul 3, 2017 • 41 min
In this episode we talk with Joe Zack about why developers need side hustles
31 - Reactive vs Proactive Developers
Jun 26, 2017 • 9 min
This weeks topic is Reactive vs Proactive, whats the difference should I be one or the other or both as a developer?
30 - Octopus Deploy
Jun 19, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode we find out what Octopus Deploy is all about with Chris Hey
29 - Important vs Urgent
Jun 12, 2017 • 10 min
In this episode we discuss what the difference between Urgent and Important is, and how to use that to be more productive.
28 - Html 5 and Flexbox
Jun 5, 2017 • 78 min
In this episode we talk to Peter Shaw about HTML 5.0 and FlexBox
27 - Sephia Mail
May 29, 2017 • 39 min
In this episode we talk to Thomas Hansen about Hyperlambda and Sephia Mail
26 - BDD
May 22, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode we talk to Richard Allen about BDD
25 - Being Productive
May 15, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode we talk about ways for you to be more productive.
24 - How to Succeed as a Developer
May 8, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode, we are going to discuss how your succeed as a developer with Jo Overline
23 - Your code sucks!
May 1, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode, we are going to discuss how your code sucks!
22 - Ascii Doctor
Apr 24, 2017 • 38 min
In this Episode we speak to Jonathan Bullock about AsciiDoctor. Jon explains what it is, where it came from, and why we should use it.
21 - Working better together
Apr 17, 2017 • 19 min
In this episode, we are going to discuss team work and how to work effectively as a team.
20 - Erlang
Apr 10, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode we discuss what Erlang is, where it came and what you might use it for today, with Zach Kessin.
19 - Coding from the Beach!
Apr 3, 2017 • 15 min
In this episode we discuss working remotely
18 - Soft skills for Developers
Mar 27, 2017 • 43 min
In this episode we discuss soft skills for developers with John Sonmez
17 - Get Promoted!
Mar 20, 2017 • 30 min
In this episode we discuss getting promoted
16 - Open Source Software
Mar 13, 2017 • 37 min
In this episode we discuss Open Source Software (OSS) with Mattias Karlsson
15 - Getting that first developer job
Mar 6, 2017 • 29 min
In this episode we discuss Interviews and CV to help you get your first job as a developer.
14 - Code for Cash
Feb 27, 2017 • 48 min
In this episode we discuss Freelancing, Contracting and Consulting with Zack Burt
13 - Becoming a Developer
Feb 20, 2017 • 20 min
How to become a developer, the first steps to take.
12 - AngularJs 2.0
Feb 13, 2017 • 29 min
In this Episode we talk with Jim Basilio about AngularJs 2.0. Jim tells us about how it is different to AngularJs and what to expect should we use it.
11 - Cinchapi Data Platform
Feb 6, 2017 • 44 min
In this episode we discuss Cinchapi and Concourse Database with Jeff Nelson, Cinchapi Founder and CEO. We discuss what Concourse Database is and how Cinchapi can help you work effectively with it.
10 - Test Driven Development
Jan 30, 2017 • 36 min
In this Episode we talk with Daniele Pozzobon about TDD. Daniele gives a good overview of Test Driven Development and what it actually means for your software.
9 - Hail to the king, baby, with DotNetNuke
Jan 23, 2017 • 30 min
In this Episode we talk with Luke Warren about DotNetNuke. Luke tells us that DNN is not the beast it once was, what DNN is actually like and what we should use it for.
8 - .Net to the Core!
Jan 16, 2017 • 39 min
In this Episode we speak to Jamie Taylor about .Net Core. Jamie explains what .Net Core is, and what we should use it for.
7 - Umbraco CMS!
Jan 9, 2017 • 35 min
In this Episode we speak to Paul Seal from Media Maker about Umbraco CMS. Paul explains what Umbraco is, what we should use it for, and that it isn’t the horrible beast some of us remember.
6 – Universal Windows Platform
Dec 26, 2016 • 36 min
In this Episode we speak to Carl Schweitzer from MS Dev Show about UWP. Carl explains what Universal Windows Platform is, where it came from, and what we should use it for.
5 – Xamarin For All!
Dec 12, 2016 • 28 min
In this Episode we speak to Lee Mallon from Rarely Impossible, about Xamarin. Lee explains what Xamarin is, what it is, what you can build with it.
4 – Baking with Java
Nov 28, 2016 • 38 min
In this Episode we speak to Jonathan Bullock about jBake. Jon explains what jBake is, where it came from, and why we should use it.
3 – The Reactionary Response
Nov 14, 2016 • 39 min
In this Episode we speak to Zac Braddy about ReactJs. Zac explains what ReactJS is, where it came from, why we should use it, and why its better than the others, in his opinion.
2 – XAML is Dead, Long Live XAML
Oct 10, 2016 • 27 min
In this Episode we talk with Gavin Lanata about XAML. Gavin explains what XAML is, where it came from and what the future for XAML is. Turns out its still kicking and so is Winforms.
1 – Let them build with Cake!
Sep 12, 2016 • 41 min
In this Episode we talk with Gary Ewan Park about Cake. Gary explains exactly what Cake is, and how you would use it.
0 – Welcome to the Cynical Developer
Aug 29, 2016 • 2 min
This is Episode 0 for The Cynical Developer Podcast aims to help you to understand why you should be using the latest and greatest in development technologies.