Category great interviews

AirBnB…How it all started

Wanna know more about AirBnB and how it all started? Check the video below.

Problem Solving – Coding Interview

Below is a very interesting example of how to interact when solving a problem during a coding interview. Think loud. Clearly. Ask for clarifications. Talk before you write. Think about different solutions. Best case scenario. Worst case. Edge cases. Test your solution in real time.

Ryan Tomayko – How I Explained REST to My Wife

This article by Ryan Tomayko discuss REST and its implications. The author has removed it for good from his blog for reasons indicated in the link at the bottom, How I Explained REST to My Wife Sunday, December 12, 2004 Translations of the following dialog available in Japanese, French, Vietnamese, Italian, Spanish,Portuguese, and Chinese. Huge thanks to YAMAMOTO Yohei, Karl Dubost, jishin, Barbz, Tordek, Edgard Arakaki, keven lw, […]

MVC then what next?

The following is a talk at the RailsConf 2015 in which Peter quickly discuss MVC and mostly what comes after it. “This talk explains how to compact the “big ball of mud” at the heart of your app into a bedrock of reliable code. It gives the steps to incrementally refactor models into a functional […]

A way of becoming a great developer

Beware of how you spend your scarce cognitive resources. Enjoy this Fluent 2015 presentation, by Kathy Sierra, about the important elements to care about in one’s pursuit of greatness. This doesn’t only apply to technologies, or web, or coding, but to almost anything.

Become a much better developer

“If you are not excited about Software, you should probably find another job.” Are a front-end, back end, middle tier, data tier, xyz layer developer? More and more, we see Full Stack Developers. It’s important that as a developer, you stretch your boundaries a bit more and get out of your comfort zone. You will […]

Interesting discussion with Chamath Palihapitiya

I really love listening to Chamath. There is so much knowledge to capture from his brain. After working with Winamp, AOL and Facebook, and now working on his own investment fund, Chamath always delivers. Do you necessarily need more degrees? What about learning how to code? How to have an impact building companies? Learn about […]