Django Chat

Django Chat

A weekly podcast on the Django Web Framework by William Vincent and Carlton Gibson.


Conferences
May 15 • 20 min
How to make the most of a Python or Django conference.
PathAI - Robby Grodin
May 8 • 43 min
An interview with Robby Grodin from PathAI, a medical startup using Django to transform the field of pathology. We discuss switching from Java, microservices vs monoliths, and the challenges of hiring Django developers.
Django Software Foundation - Frank Wiles
May 1 • 28 min
The Django Software Foundation is the non-profit in charge of Django. Its president, Frank Wiles, joins us to discuss how Django is run and how anyone in the community can become more involved.
Wagtail CMS - Tom Dyson
Apr 24 • 51 min
An interview with Tom Dyson on Wagtail, the leading Django-based CMS used by tens of thousands of organizations including Google, NASA, and the British NHS.
Contributing to Django
Apr 17 • 26 min
How to get started contributing to Django and why it’s so helpful to the community and your own career.
Django Fellow - Tim Graham
Apr 10 • 33 min
An interview with Tim Graham, the inaugural Django Fellow, who has played the largest single role in Django’s advancement over the past 4+ years.
Django Versions
Apr 3 • 25 min
A discussion of Django versions including the recent 2.2 release, LTS’s, and what’s in store for Django 3.0 and onwards.
Django REST Framework
Mar 27 • 35 min
A discussion of Django REST Framework, how it integrates with traditional Django, and its core features.
Third Party Packages
Mar 20 • 25 min
Django 3rd Party Packages are the “secret sauce” in many Django projects. In this episode we discuss our personal top picks.
Breaking Django
Mar 15 • 5 min
Carlton broke Django for a few hours recently. In this mini episode we discuss how this is possible and explain how Django releases work.
How to Learn Django
Mar 13 • 46 min
Carlton and William discuss how to learn Django whether you are a total beginner or experienced web developer.
What is Django?
Mar 6 • 29 min
Django is a web framework but what does that actually mean? We discuss why web frameworks exist and what makes Django special.
Preview
Feb 1 • 0 min
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