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A podcast featuring panelists of engineers from Netflix, Twitch, & Atlassian talking over drinks about all things Front End development.

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A podcast featuring panelists of engineers from Netflix, Twitch, & Atlassian talking over drinks about all things Front End development.

    Episode 114 - Remote interviewing - drinking on video calls

    Episode 114 - Remote interviewing - drinking on video calls

    When you can’t interview in person, we are forced to interview over video calls. In this episode, we are joined by Bianca Bortolussi, and Jen Pi to talk with us about what it’s like to interview for a new role during these covid times.

    Guests:
    Bianca Bortolussi - @biancabmorey
    Jen Pi

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Jem Young - @JemYoung

    Picks:
    Bianca Bortolussi - Polymer Clay earrings
    Jen Pi - My Octopus Teacher
    Jen Pi - Robin Sharma - The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
    Jen Pi - Robin Sharma - The 5am Club
    Ryan Burgess - AMPLIFI Alien
    Ryan Burgess - The American Barbecue Showdown
    Jem Young - It is as if you were doing work
    Jem Young - The Boys season 2

    • 48 min
    Episode 113 - Severless - serving(less) drinks

    Episode 113 - Severless - serving(less) drinks

    Do you remember the days of FTP? In this episode, we are joined by Jerome Hardaway to talk with us about the changes made to hosting websites and how serverless has improved the ways we serve up websites and applications.

    Guests:
    Jerome Hardaway - @JeromeHardaway

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Augustus Yuan - @augburto
    Jem Young - @JemYoung
    Stacy London - @stacylondoner

    Picks:
    Jerome Hardaway - Serverless - CSS Tricks
    Jerome Hardaway - Lucifer
    Jerome Hardaway - The Boys Season 2
    Ryan Burgess - Chef's Table BBQ
    Ryan Burgess - Mixel cocktail app
    Stacy London - Sukhe Phool - Max Cooper Firefly Remix by Yorkston/Thorne/Khan, Max Cooper
    Stacy London - Back to the Sky by Ólafur Arnalds
    Augustus Yuan - Fall Guys
    Augustus Yuan - Intro to AWS Lambda and Serverless Apps
    Jem Young - Valley Silicon: Fake window
    Jem Young - World's toughest race

    • 38 min
    Episode 112 - SEO - Searching for our drinks

    Episode 112 - SEO - Searching for our drinks

    Build it and they will come, right? Wrong. Search Engine Optimization is a key component of how people will discover your website or application. In this episode, we are joined by Netflix engineer, Cole Turner to talk with us about the importance of SEO and ways to improve your ranking in search engines.

    Guests:
    Cole Turner - @coleturner

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Stacy London - @stacylondoner
    Jem Young - @JemYoung

    Picks:
    Cole Turner - Awake
    Cole Turner - Goldbelly
    Ryan Burgess - Coola sunscreen
    Ryan Burgess - Bose 700 headphones
    Jem Young - Drivey.js
    Jem Young - The Titan Games
    Stacy London - The Difference - Jon Hopkins Remix by Flume, Toro y Moi, Jon Hopkins
    Stacy London - Puzzle - Trentemøller Remix by TOM And His Computer

    • 48 min
    Episode 111 - Patron, Palomas, and programmatic problem solving

    Episode 111 - Patron, Palomas, and programmatic problem solving

    When we are writing code as engineers, no matter what programming language, we are doing some form of planning and problem solving. In this episode, we are talking about programmatic problem solving with Nicole Archambault.

    Guests:
    Nicole Archambault - @lavie_encode

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Augustus Yuan - @augburto
    Jem Young - @JemYoung

    Picks:
    Nicole Archambault - Taco Bell Cheese Burrito
    Nicole Archambault - Battlestar Galactica
    Nicole Archambault - Think Like a Programmer
    Ryan Burgess - Twenty Thousand Hertz - Ta-dum! It’s Netflix
    Ryan Burgess - Ugly Delicious
    Augustus Yuan - Jem
    Augustus Yuan - Why Interviewing is Terrible - Jem Young
    Augustus Yuan - James Hoffman
    Jem Young - Product management templates
    Jem Young - Valley Silicon: Wave roller
    Jem Young - Cole Turner: AMA

    • 57 min
    Episode 110 - Bartending to everyone - Inclusive language

    Episode 110 - Bartending to everyone - Inclusive language

    Alongside the Black Lives Matter movement, we’ve started to see a lot of positive discussions on how the tech community can be more inclusive with its language. In this episode, we will be discussing our thoughts on making tech language more inclusive.

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Augustus Yuan - @augburto
    Jem Young - @JemYoung
    Mars Jullian - @marsjosephine
    Stacy London - @stacylondoner

    Picks:
    Ryan Burgess - All Nighter playlist
    Ryan Burgess - Backwoods Chubby 3400 Smoker
    Augustus Yuan - Night Shift - KCET
    Augustus Yuan - Trader Joe’s Mango & Cream Bars
    Augustus Yuan - Seattle bans words “Brown Bag”
    Jem Young - I’m no longer here
    Jem Young - Valley Silicon: Balmuda - THE Toaster
    Mars Jullian - Progressive style guide
    Mars Jullian - Dolly Chugh -- how to let go of being a good person
    Stacy London - Part II by Spotlights
    Stacy London - All I Need (Radiohead Cover) by Spotlights
    Stacy London - Alexjs.com

    • 45 min
    Episode 109 - Quick pour - Web Performance

    Episode 109 - Quick pour - Web Performance

    Web performance continues to be an input factor to prioritize when building web applications. In this episode, we speak with Google engineers, Kristofer Baxtor, and Jason Miller about the latest best practices in web performance.

    Guests:
    Kristofer Baxter - @kristoferbaxter
    Jason Miller - @_developit

    Panelists:
    Ryan Burgess - @burgessdryan
    Brian Holt - @holtbt
    Mars Jullian - @marsjosephine
    Stacy London - @stacylondoner

    Picks:
    Kristofer Baxter - Vets who code
    Kristofer Baxter - Core web vitals
    Jason Miller - You and me - meute
    Jason Miller - AST Explorer
    Jason Miller - Fyrtur blackout blinds from IKEA
    Jason Miller - When They See Us
    Ryan Burgess - Pink Panther Jewelry heist in a mall in Dubai
    Ryan Burgess - Gardner Bender EFT-15 Mini Cable
    Stacy London - How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
    Stacy London - The Cost of JavaScript Frameworks by Tim Kadlec
    Mars Jullian - User-centric performance metrics
    Mars Jullian - Storybook performance addon
    Brian Holt - Mutt's Sauce
    Brian Holt - Vets who code
    Brian Holt - Black Visions Minnesota

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