Developer Side Quests: The Podcast

Developer Side Quests: The Podcast
The podcast about all the little side quests we take on when writing code.

Building a Podcast Search App with Joe Zack
Sep 9, 2019 • 32 min
Guest Bio Joe Zack is a Druid of the Moon, able to take the shape of the animal that best suits the needs of the moment. Sometimes that animal is a newt, and sometimes it's a Giant Octopus but either way Joe is always ready to lend a tentacle, or…
Building Games with JavaScript and Excalibur with Erik Onarheim
Aug 26, 2019 • 43 min
Guest Bio Erik Onarheim is a web development ranger that dabbles in druidic devops tradition. He spends his time in Minneapolis being chaotic good on the web using TypeScript, JavaScript, and .NET core. He makes web games for fun, is a part time bard, and…
Leveling Up in Haskell with Darren Hoehna
Aug 12, 2019 • 30 min
Guest Bio A male, human, force, or a FoMar. His go-to spell for quests is C#. Mainly because he's spent the most time studying C#. Also dabbling in C, C++, and Haskell. He also decided to become a Force because he likes having the power to bring computers…
Learning by building a TODO App with all the bells and whistles with Lee Warrick
Jul 29, 2019 • 46 min
Guest Bio Lee Warrick is a multitasking bard with many feathers in his cap. Truly a jack-of-all trades and master of none, Lee has worked as a firefighter and nurse before changing jobs to web development where he now works as a Front-end Developer, using…
Starting Productivity in Tech with Jay Miller
Jul 15, 2019 • 32 min
Guest Bio Jay is a hybrid class monk (meaning he does a lot of things, but does them for the journey) with a passion for productivity, automation, and community. His quest has been to create a business by helping developers and other tech folks with…
Security Research with Antony Garand
Jul 1, 2019 • 24 min
Guest Bio Antony is a chaotic good thief trying to figure out the limit of today’s security in apps we all use. His day time role is to figure out security issues with popular CMSs and apps, while he gets out to write or solve security challenges during…
Learning Static Site Generation with Jamie Taylor
Jun 17, 2019 • 32 min
Guest Bio Jamie Taylor is a sneaky rogue spending most of his time creating and learning as much about .NET and web technolgies as he can, but has recently started learning to use Hugo, flexbox grid, and doing as much as possible without using the arcane…
Building a Custom Blog Engine with Roberta Barbosa
Jun 3, 2019 • 26 min
Guest Bio The beach walk is one of the activities Roberta Barbosa does to unwind. The breeze renews her energy and gives the motivation to develop web applications and inspiration for new business ideas. Additionally, she has been in the IT industry for…
Building a Flash Card/Note Taking App with Vincent Tang
May 20, 2019 • 27 min
Guest Bio Vincent Tang is a Dwarven Elementalist that spends his days building tools to make his life easier. His full-time role now is developing water fortress design contract wizardry (water park design contract software), but previous he worked as an…
Automating Your Own Home with Spencer Oberstadt
May 13, 2019 • 29 min
Guest Bio Spencer Oberstadt is a Gnome Priest who gets to build with Ruby on Rails for his day job, but writes JavaScript when no-one is looking. Over the last few years, he has attempted to develop journeyman skills in Electrical Engineering, but only…
Luhn Algorithm Web App with Jason Westbrook
May 6, 2019 • 24 min
Guest Bio Jason Westbrook is a level 43 mimic that appears on the outside to be a competent developer. With a masters degree in Computer Science he spends his nights thinking of grand apologies to his wife. He's also been trained by his dachound rescue to…
Iot Ford Bronco with Jared Porcenaluk
Apr 29, 2019 • 22 min
Guest Bio Jared Porcenaluk is a warlock alchemist who bides his time by mixing software development and DevOps to create magical panaceas for all sorts of development process ailments. Lately, he's been delving into clairvoyance by way of the Internet of…
Psychographic Matching Algorithm with Heather Wilde
Apr 22, 2019 • 22 min
Guest Bio Heather Wilde is a noble high elf spending most of her time using her charisma wherever possible and has leveled up her leadership skills to get the job done as a CTO. Most recently she has been leveling up her AWS Lambda skills and fine tuning…
Beginning the Quest
Apr 15, 2019 • 2 min