A podcast for developers interested in building great software products. Every episode, Adam Wathan is joined by a guest to talk about everything from product design and user experience to unit testing and system administration.
Jan 16 2019
· Episode 106
In this episode, Adam talks to
Sam Selikoff about single page application architecture, and why you should think of client-side applications like desktop applications.
Why you should think of SPAs as desktop apps instead of web apps
Strategies for pushing complexity out of your backend and on to the client
Building optimistic UIs
Best practices for storing and retrieving data
Why you should design your SPAs with an "offline-first" mindset
In the spirit of the new year, Adam and Ben Orenstein talk about getting in shape through strength training.
Dec 19 2018
· Episode 104
In this episode, Adam talks to Jonathan Reinink about strategies for off-loading resource intensive work from your application code and into your database.
In this episode, Adam and Steve Schoger answer listener questions about UI design, and share all of the details about their upcoming book and design resource Refactoring UI.
Nov 21 2018
· Episode 102
In this episode Adam talks to Paul Jarvis about defining your own version of success and why you might not need to build a big business to achieve it.
In this episode Adam talks to Ben Orenstein about the common mistakes people make when working on a new project that prevent them from getting it to the finish line.
Oct 24 2018
· Episode 100
In this episode Adam talks to Sébastien Chopin about Nuxt.js, a Next.js-inspired framework for building server-rendered client-side applications with Vue.js.
In this episode Adam talks to Tim Neutkens about Next.js, an opinionated React framework for building server-rendered client-side applications.
In this episode Adam talks to Ryan Chenkie of Angularcasts about authentication strategies and security best practices when building client-side applications with frameworks like React, Vue, Angular, or Ember.
In this episode Adam talks to Ryan Florence about the challenges of making custom UI components accessible, and how Ryan is trying to make that easier with Reach UI.
In this episode, Adam talks to James Clear about why goal setting isn't enough, why you should focus on building habits instead, and how to build habits that you'll actually stick with.