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No-frills discussions between Bruce Eckel and James Ward about programming, what it is, and what it should be.

Happy Path Programming Bruce Eckel & James Ward

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No-frills discussions between Bruce Eckel and James Ward about programming, what it is, and what it should be.

    #74 Developer Joy = Developer Productivity with Justin Reock

    #74 Developer Joy = Developer Productivity with Justin Reock

    Developer Productivity Engineering (DPE) is a set of tools & practices that help engineers be more productive. We chat with Justin Reock, field CTO at Gradle, about why more organizations need DPE and what that really means.  Learn more at: https://gradle.com/developer-productivity-engineering/

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    #73 Nix - Functional Programming for Software Packaging with Domen Kožar

    #73 Nix - Functional Programming for Software Packaging with Domen Kožar

    After being told many times that Nix is all we dream for when it comes to software packaging, we finally chat with Domen Kožar and learn all about Nix.

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    • 1 hr 2 min
    #72 Pants Makes Developers Happier & More Productive with Benjy Weinberger

    #72 Pants Makes Developers Happier & More Productive with Benjy Weinberger

    The Pants build tool is polyglot (Python, Java, Kotlin, Scala, Go, etc) and focused on helping developers be more productive and happier.  We chat with a co-creator of Pants, Benjy Weinberger, about the history, motivations, and future of the build tool.

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    • 1 hr 8 min
    #71 Functional Programming in Kotlin with Simon Vergauwen (Sorry about the terrible audio)

    #71 Functional Programming in Kotlin with Simon Vergauwen (Sorry about the terrible audio)

    Simon Vergauwen shares about Arrow, a collection of Functional Programming libraries for Kotlin.  Sincere apologies for Bruce & James' bad audio.  We forgot to change our input device but figured we'd still publish this as it is tolerable and Simon has so much good stuff to say.  (His audio is great)

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    #70 Understanding Software Through Bees & Biology With Grace Jansen

    #70 Understanding Software Through Bees & Biology With Grace Jansen

    Grace Jansen joins us to chat about how bees and biology can help us better understand software development tools & paradigms like Reactive, Kubernetes, and maybe parts of the 15 Factor App methodology (a modernized version of the Twelve-Factor App methodology).

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    #69 Polymorphism Unbound

    #69 Polymorphism Unbound

    Bruce continues his archaeological dig into the foundations of mainstream programming.

    Referenced blog: Why Are There Functions?

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    • 1 hr 7 min

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