Devs Talking
GitHub Under New Management

GitHub Under New Management

June 17, 2018

Microsoft's purchase of GitHub has raised a lot of questions. How do we feel about the modern Microsoft? Is our source safe* ? What does this mean for open source? the tech industry in general? James, James and David join Kevin in breaking it down.

* Yeah, pun intended. Tweet at me if you get it @kevin_m_hickey

Metrics That Matter

Metrics That Matter

May 14, 2018

In this episode, James, James, David and Kevin discuss metrics and their impact on development teams. The team covers the unintended consequences of measuring performance by specific metrics and discuss how they would prefer to be measured. Ratings are a good metric... leave us a good one!

We’re Back!

We’re Back!

March 6, 2018

After an extended holiday break, we're back! Kevin and the James's recap what we've been up to since the last episode, and promise more to come in the future.

All About Testing

All About Testing

March 6, 2018

Software testing is what divides good developers from great ones. Join Kevin, the James’s and David as we talk about some of our favorite test strategies, including TDD, in the first of what I’m sure will be many conversations about testing.

Docker, Docker, Docker

Docker, Docker, Docker

March 6, 2018

In this episode of Devs Talking, the James’s and Kevin discuss application containers in general, and deep dive into Docker. We discuss the basic concepts of containers and talk about pros and cons in the context of our own experience with Docker.

Meet the Team

Meet the Team

March 6, 2018

In the first episode of Devs Talking, get to know Kevin, James and James as we talk a bit about what has impacted us the most in the last few years.