Developer Tea

Developer Tea

Developer Tea is a podcast for web and software developers hosted by a developer that you can listen to in less than 10 minutes. The show will cover a wide variety of topics related to the career of being a developer. We hope you'll take the topics from this podcast and continue the conversation, either online or in person with your peers. The show is hosted by Jonathan Cutrell, Director of Technology at Whiteboard and the author of Hacking the Impossible, a developer's guide to working with visionaries. :: Twitter: @developertea @jcutrell :: Email: developertea@gmail.com

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    Thinking About Logic Paths

    In today's episode, we discuss how logic paths can help you understand how to construct clearer code.

    Today's episode is sponsored by Zendesk! With Zendesk, you can get feedback from your customers without making them leave your application, leading to faster resolution times and happier users! Check it out at Zendesk.com/developertea today!

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    Lighter Objects for Better REST Apps

    Today's question is about creating better REST applications by making lighter objects.

    Today's episode is brought to you by Spec! Go and learn more about the fantastic resources we're creating for you daily at Spec.fm.

    Today's episode is also sponsored by Heap! If you're still using a basic analytics package for your site or application, you're probably missing out. Go to spec.fm/heap to be redirected to Heap’s special landing page where you can see a full feature breakdown.

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    Listener Question: Naren Asks About Realistic Working Hours

    In today's episode, I answer a listener question from Naren who wants to know how many hours are realistic for a developer to produce work in a given day.

    Today's episode is brought to you by Spec! Go and learn more about the fantastic resources we're creating for you daily at Spec.fm.

    Today's episode is also sponsored by Heap! If you're still using a basic analytics package for your site or application, you're probably missing out. Go to spec.fm/heap to be redirected to Heap’s special landing page where you can see a full feature breakdown.

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    Listener Question: Lars Asks About How To Work With Difficult Developers

    In today's episode I discuss how to deal with a difficult team member, addressing a question from listener Lars. Thanks for the question, Lars!

    Today's episode is brought to you by Spec! Go and learn more about the fantastic resources we're creating for you daily at Spec.fm.

    Today's episode is also sponsored by Heap! If you're still using a basic analytics package for your site or application, you're probably missing out. Go to spec.fm/heap to be redirected to Heap’s special landing page where you can see a full feature breakdown.

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    The O-Word

    In today's episode, we talk about talking. Specifically, we talk about using the word "obviously", as well as a few other "L-Y" words.

    Why are words so important? How can word choice affect our thinking and relationships?

    Thanks to listener Joey for sending in this question!

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    Re-Air: Listener Question: Mujthaba Asks About What To Do When You Don't Know

    Note: Today's episode is a re-airing of an episode that came out last week. Tune in Friday for a brand new episode of Developer Tea!

    In today's episode, we talk about how to handle questions that you don't have good answers to.

    Today's episode is sponsored by Linode. Head over to Linode.com/developertea or use the code DeveloperTea20 at checkout for a $20 credit towards your cloud hosting account! Thanks again to Linode for your support of Developer Tea.

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    The Truth About Old Code

    In today's episode, we talk about old code. Even though it may seem easier to rip out the old code and replace it entirely, slow down and listen to this episode first! Don't forget to subscribe in whatever podcasting app you use.

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    Picking the Right Side Project

    In today's episode, we talk about the aspects that make for a great side project to increase your employability.

    Today's episode is sponsored by Linode. Head over to Linode.com/developertea or use the code DeveloperTea20 at checkout for a $20 credit towards your cloud hosting account! Thanks again to Linode for your support of Developer Tea.

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    Listener Question: Mujthaba Asks About What To Do When You Don't Know

    In today's episode, we talk about how to handle questions that you don't have good answers to.

    Today's episode is sponsored by Linode. Head over to Linode.com/developertea or use the code DeveloperTea20 at checkout for a $20 credit towards your cloud hosting account! Thanks again to Linode for your support of Developer Tea.

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    3 Refactoring Techniques You Can Employ In Under 5 Minutes

    In today's episode, we talk about three refactoring techniques, each you can employ in under 5 minutes.

    Today's episode is sponsored by Linode. Head over to Linode.com/developertea or use the code DeveloperTea20 at checkout for a $20 credit towards your cloud hosting account! Thanks again to Linode for your support of Developer Tea.

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