114 episodes

Programming Throwdown educates Computer Scientists and Software Engineers on a cavalcade of programming and tech topics. Every show will cover a new programming language, so listeners will be able to speak intelligently about any programming language.

Programming Throwdown Patrick Wheeler and Jason Gauci

    • Education
    • 4.4 • 9 Ratings

Programming Throwdown educates Computer Scientists and Software Engineers on a cavalcade of programming and tech topics. Every show will cover a new programming language, so listeners will be able to speak intelligently about any programming language.

    Code Documentation with Omer Rosenbaum and Tim Post

    Code Documentation with Omer Rosenbaum and Tim Post

    What makes for good documentation? In this episode, we dive into one of the most important yet overlooked facets of coding. With us are Omer Rosenbaum and Tim Post of Swimm.io. Swimm is an app that allows you to create docs coupled with your code, which are auto-synced and integrated into your workflow. It makes for much more efficient, elegant, and accessible documentation.

    Omer is the CTO of Swimm, and Tim is Principal Development Relations and User Advocate. They are the experts who will guide us through good code documentation practices and tools, as well as share some fascinating real-life examples and stories.

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Episode 113 - Full Stack Web Apps Using Only Python with Meredydd Luff

    Episode 113 - Full Stack Web Apps Using Only Python with Meredydd Luff

    In this episode, we’re excited to have Meredydd Luff, the founder of Anvil. Anvil is a powerful tool that allows you to build full stack web apps with just Python. Without the need to be fluent in Javascript or other languages, Anvil is easy enough for beginners, but robust enough for professional work. We talk to Meredydd about Anvil and its features, as well as delve into the importance of making programming more accessible to more people.

    • 1 hr 25 min
    Trees

    Trees

    In another duo episode, Jason and Patrick give an in-depth introduction to trees, their many types, approaches and functions, and their importance in modern programming. Also, peppered throughout the episode are the games, books, tools, and ideas that have currently piqued their interest.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Episode 111: Real-time Data Streaming with Frank McSherry

    Episode 111: Real-time Data Streaming with Frank McSherry

    In this episode, we talk with Frank McSherry, Gödel Prize-winning data scientist, and Co-founder and Chief Scientist at Materialize, Inc. Frank shares expert viewpoints drawn from his years as an academic, as well as personal insights on helping run a company at the cutting edge of real-time data streaming.

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Episode 110: Security with Dotan Nahum

    Episode 110: Security with Dotan Nahum

    Programming Throwdown talks cybersecurity with Dotan Nahum, CEO and Co-founder of Spectral. Dotan provides us with a high-level overview of the role of cybersecurity, its definition, evolution, and current challenges. He also shares tips for small- and medium-sized ventures on how to develop best practices.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Digital Marketing with Kevin Urrutia

    Digital Marketing with Kevin Urrutia

    We chat with Kevin Urrutia about why marketing is so important to any project, how digital marketing is different than traditional marketing, and what tools we can use to market our ideas. Thanks for listening!

    Show notes: https://www.programmingthrowdown.com/2021/03/episode-109-digital-marketing-with.html

    • 1 hr 22 min

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9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Claus Guttesen ,

Awesome show

I listen to your show when I commute, an hour each way, and I'm amazed how much you guys know. Wow. And you guys also have humor, believe or not. :-)

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