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re: A Quick Experiment Around Representation on dev.to
Nice post! Up until last year I always used "Hey, guys!", ...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
whoa! that is quite a view!
re: There Is No "Right" Way: Git Rebase vs Merge
Thank you! I know many others have done posts on rebasing v...
re: There Is No "Right" Way: Git Rebase vs Merge
Good call on squash or not to squash argument! That always ...
re: What do you use for password management?
LastPass! Then my husband and I have our Master Passwords ...
re: What is the coolest thing you’ve learned this week?
I learned how to set up Maintenance Mode in Datadog. It is ...
re: What’s overrated?
Syntax opinions. Seriously, if the code works and you can...
re: Should I share my current salary with recruiters?
That's on me I should be more clear, I'm talking about Recr...
re: Should I share my current salary with recruiters?
I would share it with recruiters because they are supposed ...
re: Git Workflow: Do you commit to master on your solo projects?
βœ‹That's me! I commit to master, I force push to master, I d...
re: What was your win this week?
So Impressive!!! Sometimes writing a blog is the best way t...
re: If your manager told you to spend the next two weeks working on any "fun and fulfilling" project at work, what would you do?
Refactor our Elasticsearch searching code and make the spec...
re: What Are Your Favorite Command Line Hidden Gems?
One of my favorites is an oldie but goodie, the table_print...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Stop it 😍
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
This looks like a scene from a movie!!! 😲
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
πŸ‘‹ Hi fellow IL'er!!!!
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Boat = Office?! 🀯
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Great pictures! I am going to Berlin for the first time eve...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Are those the Blue Angels?!?!
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Super jealous after seeing some of the pictures on Twitter!...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
SO much DEV going on in that picture 😍
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Nice sticker collection!!!
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
HOLY WOW!!!! 😍
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Noooooo πŸ˜₯
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
SO NEAT!!! Can you take a picture so we can see what it's l...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
SO NEAT!!! Can you take a picture so we can see what it's l...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
I'm going to Colombia next month! Can you take a picture so...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
AWESOME! Can you take a picture?! Would love to see Brazil!
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
A picture out the window would be cool! Doesn't need to be ...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
HI!!!!!! 🀘
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
That's so cool!!!! Can you take a picture? I want to see Za...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
Last week I was DEV'ing from the Kentucky Horse Park!!!
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
11 teams?! Wow sounds like a big organization. We have 4 de...
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
Oh thats a good one!
re: Please Redis Responsibly
We never ran into any issues with hashtags or multi deletes...
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
Wow I cant imagine having to write tests for hardware, that...
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
Thanks for sharing! This is all fabulous insight!!!
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
That sounds incredibly frustrating and disheartening πŸ˜”
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
The client balance is always hard, you want to give all of ...
re: What is the hardest part of your job?
I recently became a technical lead and now I have a team of...
re: Secrets From Fellow Techies on How to Start A Workout Routine
Thank you for sharing your journey, Mario! Sounds like it h...
re: Secrets From Fellow Techies on How to Start A Workout Routine
WOW! Thanks for sharing your story and your strategies!!!
re: Advice on using a header in text to re-organize a large dataset
I made a couple of assumptions to generate a way to split t...
re: An Engineer’s Rite of Passage
I think the best thing you can do is not be afraid of when/...
re: Who are you most grateful for this week?
My coworkers Jdoss and Andy who are always there for me whe...
re: A quick guide to changing your GitHub username
Oh man, I never thought about having to do this! Glad I mad...
re: How to Write a Great Conference Talk Proposal from Conference Organizers
WOW! Great post and insights! Thanks for collecting those!
re: 10 Tips For Debugging in Production
Thanks for the thoughtful feedback! We are hoping to get a...
re: 10 Tips For Debugging in Production
Right?! Honeybadger has filters and ways to ignore tags and...
re: 10 Tips For Debugging in Production
Our vagrant setups, for the most part, cover all of the tes...
re: 10 Tips For Debugging in Production
😬Never fun, but sometimes it's necessary!
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
Genius!!!!
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
I feel this!!! Most of the devs are pretty good about it b...
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
I work for a cybersecurity company, we help Fortune 500 com...
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
Two things that drive me absolutely nuts. Not encrypting ...
re: What does your team do when your communication channels go down?
Google Hangouts for those who are remote and just straight ...
re: Welcome to the Big Thread Club, JavaScript Room. You are the latest winner of the Big Thread Badge. πŸŽ‰
Hey @ben , Had an idea. What do you think about making th...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
LOVE THIS!!!! 😍
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
Arthur Kay ...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
That sounds pretty cool! And its kinda nice if you can just...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
So jealous! I really wanted to go but the scheduling didnt ...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
Wow, I have never heard of that conference but it looks inc...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
My favorite conference so far has been RubyHACK. I loved ...
re: After 5 months in my first job as a developer this is how I feel.
So take things easy, it is normal to have problems in your...
re: After 5 months in my first job as a developer this is how I feel.
This is very true, especially at a smaller company. We didn...
re: Making On-Call Not Suck
Being on call is part of our job so we do not make extra mo...
re: What's your most re-watchable movie?
Wedding Crashers!
re: Letting Go of a Goal
As my mom likes to say, its all about the journey and not t...
re: Letting Go of a Goal
Congrats on your baby!!! That is definitely a good reason t...
re: Letting Go of a Goal
Thank you for the kind words! I too like to keep my posts ...
re: Frontend vs Backend: Which One Is Right For You?
Agree! We do an SRE rotation with our devs where one of the...
re: What are you doing while twitter is down?
Worked worked worked 😊
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Writing Compact Code
YAY!!! I can't tell you how happy that makes me!!!! ❀️️
re: Frontend vs Backend: Which One Is Right For You?
hehe no worries! Been there, done that! Especially during t...
re: Frontend vs Backend: Which One Is Right For You?
Yep! As I stated that is also an option 😊 Lastly, when wo...
re: Frontend vs Backend, which do you prefer and why?
Copy/Paste frontend snippets FTW!!! I often refer to front...
re: Frontend vs Backend, which do you prefer and why?
YES! I have never been a very visual person. Some people ca...
re: Sitting Less
Wrote a whole blog post on it! It includes the sit/stand de...
re: Making On-Call Not Suck
I don't speak for other companies but I do know for us at K...
re: Making On-Call Not Suck
Thanks! Def will give your post a read over break! Podcas...
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
That hair!!!! You bet, the horseless horse shows are alway...
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
OMG yes!!!! Damn you were good at carrying poles. I remembe...
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
Hay Baler Horse Groom Horse Instructor College Course TA ...
re: Making On-Call Not Suck
I feel this so much! I was that person with all the domain ...
re: How to Fix Your Tech Interview to Increase Diversity
LOVE this!!! The one point that I think some companies ri...
re: What does your Junior interview process involve?
Honesty is also very important to me 100% AGREE! I have ...
re: What does your Junior interview process involve?
What I look for in Junior Engineers Enthusiasm: They are ...
re: Welcome to the Big Thread Club, Helen Anderson. You are the latest winner of the Big Thread Badge. πŸŽ‰
LOVE the idea of top tag posts! As someone who does backend...
re: Tell me some useless (or useful) software trivia
Molly Struve πŸ¦„ ...
re: How many conferences are too many?
I would agree with all of this! It's really up to the indiv...
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
Good question, I have never read or heard anything about re...
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
Gotta make do with what you got πŸ˜€
re: How to Setup a Readonly Rails Console
It is a Rails specific thing. You can read more about it in...
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
πŸ˜‚WHAT?!
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
It was a game changer for me!
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
Oh, thats great to know! Thanks for sharing that insight!
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
Definitely would be a good idea to talk to a doctor before ...
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
LOVE IT! I have a gym ball in my office at home and some da...
re: How To Transition From Sitting to Standing at Work
So happy to hear someone else who has had my experience! I ...
re: How to Setup a Readonly Rails Console
For our use case, a lot of times support will get an inquir...
re: How to Setup a Readonly Rails Console
Yep! You can open a write console anytime you want by issui...
re: Uplifting Stories of Tech Leads
Fail Forward Our VP of Engineering ingrained in our team...
re: Describe Your Job With a GIF!
LOL great movie!!! This is how it went for half the projec...
re: What's the best career advice you can give in ten words or less?
Ask the question, someone else is probably wondering it too...
re: Why and How You Should Use Twitter for Networking
LOVE THIS!!! Don't forget one of the most important hashtag...
re: Thank you notes after interviews
I was always taught to send a thank you note so I always ma...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
Whereas on an inclusive team, I feel like I am a full-fled...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
Thank you so much Arit! πŸ€—
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
Thank you for the incredibly thoughtful response. I definit...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
That is a great "requote" and I would say that is spot on t...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
It seems the more progressive we get the more we talk abou...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
LOVE THAT!
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
You are correct, I was interrupting "mutually exclusive" as...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
An inclusive team will lift you up and support you. No one...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
Thank you for pointing that out, I think you have expressed...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
Diversity is a lagging indicator on inclusion. 100% agre...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
I'm always game for Christmas decorations!!! 😍🌲
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
That is such an awesome story! Thanks for sharing and way t...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
That picture frame is genius!!!! I love that idea!
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
Solid! Also, I spy a Site Reliability Workbook in the backg...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
I have one of those as well!!! A coworker gave it to me and...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
Someone has a green thumb πŸ˜‰Also, love the Tardis!
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
😍I have such a soft spot for stuffed animals!!!
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
Such a good reminder of what really matters, especially on ...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
I love seeing everyone's different Funko Pops! 😍
re: For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System
Right?! Once you have a good monitoring system in place its...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
Thats unique! Where did you find that?!
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
LOVE it!!! I never even thought of a keyboard, but some peo...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
I am going to cheat, I have 2. 1) My Pop heads! They are c...
re: How many software developers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
I don't know but you gotta make a JIRA ticket for it first
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Writing Compact Code
Oh, thanks, I will add that!
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Writing Compact Code
πŸ˜‚That's fabulous!
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Writing Compact Code
100% Thanks for pointing that out! I copied it from the oth...
re: Yes, You Should Have Hobbies Outside of Code
Moll...
re: Which editor do you use when opening files like .bash_profile, etc?
SAME! I have never even considered opening it in Sublime wh...
re: What's your commute like?
On days when I go into the office: 5 min drive to the train...
re: Keeping Up With The Codeashians
I saw that thanks to someone Tweeting it at me. Guess I am ...
re: Keeping Up With The Codeashians
Oh cool, those sites look great for helping decipher techno...
re: Keeping Up With The Codeashians
So the next time someone starts tossing around terms you t...
re: Keeping Up With The Codeashians
Wow! I never thought hype could go as far as being destruct...
re: The lies and lack of self respect that lead to burnout
Fantastic ARTICLE! I have told myself many of these lies at...
re: Site Reliability Engineering: Google's Secret Sauce For High Availability And Happy Ops
GREAT summary of a great book! If anyone ever wants to chat...
re: 7 years as a developer - lessons learned
Agree wholeheartedly with all of these points!!! I am comin...
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Hashes
Great question! The difference is in what they return. Wh...
re: Describe Your Job With a GIF!
I LOVE all of these!!!! 😍
re: Preventing Useless Database Hits
Right? I went into the AR source code one weekend and tried...
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Arrays
Wow, this is really fantastic! Thank you for putting that t...
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Arrays
YES! One of my favorite ruby methods currently is to_enum s...
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Arrays
We all gotta start somewhere πŸ˜ƒ
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Arrays
WHAT?!!!!!! I had no clue, thank you for sharing!!!
re: For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System
Oh yeah, I do follow her!!! She seems pretty awesome πŸ˜ƒ
re: For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System
I just looked at Honeycomb for the first time and it looks ...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I went to RailsConf ALONE, which was terrifying,...
re: For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System
Awesome! Thanks for the alternative suggestion and insight ...
re: For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System
Thanks! So true, you definitely have to stay on top of all...
re: Scaling Elasticsearch Part 1: How to Speed Up Indexing
Yay! I am glad it was useful! Please feel free to reach out...
re: What was your win this week?
My win this week wasn't quite dev related, but rather was ...
re: Rituals before bed for better work life balance & sleep
I tend to go to bed early so my goal every day is to put my...
re: If You Are a New Developer, Start Here!
Excellent! Thank you sharing that!!!
re: If You Are a New Developer, Start Here!
And what do you know, I already found a new support communi...
re: What It Means To Be A Site Reliability Engineer
Oh, I did not know that, thanks for sharing! I will have to...
re: What was your win this week?
Great thoughtful post and discussion!!! Love when you are t...
re: What It Means To Be A Site Reliability Engineer
Agree!!! It really helps you remember that, in most cases, ...
re: What am I doing here?
Fantastic post!!!!
re: Scaling Elasticsearch Part 1: How to Speed Up Indexing
Our cluster is self hosted on AWS. We use Ansible to deploy...
re: Health issues you face being a Developer πŸ₯
we all sit for long hours on a chair I recently switched...
re: Being A Woman On The Internet Is... "Fun": A Scientific Study
This happened to me yesterday! But then something very nice...
re: How to Start a Conversation Without Saying a Word
YES! You could put them all over your backpack!
re: Internship/Unpaid or Hold out for Entry-Level?
My first job was a 6 month internship at a 15 person startu...
re: Workspace Wednesday: Show off your desk/computer setup!
My setup is pretty basic, standing desk with a 30in monitor...
re: Unpublished Posts...do you plan on returning to them?
All of the above! I literally have a post that is sitting ...
re: Resume Writing Tips
I love that formula!!! I have never heard that one before, ...
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
I think I love this so much because for a long time I had n...
re: Describe Your Job With a GIF!
BAHAHAHA I have never seen this one and I love it!
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I made an open source contribution to the sideki...
re: Why Parents Make the Best Coworkers
Thanks for the comment, Adrian. I am sorry to hear your exp...
re: An Engineer’s Rite of Passage
Oooof, Redis is always tricky! We once had an engineer do f...
re: What's your personal merge/deploy policy?
This is definitely true, you do need to have confidence in ...
re: What's your personal merge/deploy policy?
Oh I like that 3hr policy!
re: Is it just me or are we in a low-hype phase?
I definitely agree in terms of backend technologies and dat...
re: Who is hiring? (As of March 2019)
Kenna Security is hiring Software and Site Reliabi...
re: Jack of the Stack
Would you say you are JEL'in then πŸ˜‰
re: Jack of the Stack
Thanks! Could not have done it without Max, Laurie, and Jam...
re: Jack of the Stack
πŸ˜‚AH! I love it!!!!
re: Preventing Useless Database Hits
Why would ActiveRecord want to ensure that no records are ...
re: Show off your first app!
The first app I ever made when I was teaching myself how to...
re: Local slang or words in code
I wrote an entire spec class using the names from all the M...
re: Questions I ask in SRE interviews
LOVE this!!! As a newly minted SRE Lead I am starting to th...
re: copy and paste , with or against
For it!!!! Like many things, if you do it responsibly it ca...
re: Describe Your Job With a GIF!
OMG YES! πŸ˜‚
re: Tips For First Time Speakers
Such great advice!!! Keep us posted on your talk and good l...
re: ABC's of Software Engineering: Always Be Confident!
Mighty Ducks!!! 😍
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
That's great advice! Thanks for sharing!
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
First off, kudos to you for focusing on the security aspect...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
In order to help junior devs grow you have to let them stru...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
πŸ˜‚ In a fit of frustration on Friday afternoon bc I couldn't...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
none of the companies listed here seem to explicitly welco...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
Oh wow, I had no idea that existed! Thanks for sharing, tha...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
I feel incredibly lucky to have such a supportive team πŸ™
re: What is your favorite gif for celebrating powerful female and non-binary people?
OMG That Donna GIF from Suits ❀️️ She is my spirit animal! ...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
I would think if you have recruited and kept that many wome...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
I will go first, Kenna Security is an incredible place for ...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
If you ever need a sounding board feel free to reach out! I...
re: What's the most creative module or class name you have seen?
I'm in love with that naming convention!!!!
re: What's the most creative module or class name you have seen?
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re: What's the most creative module or class name you have seen?
IProvideDirections πŸ™ŒπŸ˜‚
re: What's the most creative module or class name you have seen?
πŸ˜‚ I love that and I love Baymax!
re: How do you feel about take home exercises for job interview?
Would be happy to share! The one I did when I interviewed...
re: How do you feel about take home exercises for job interview?
Our company likes to use them for junior dev interviews and...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
Life can’t be all broccoli and not desert. hehe I like t...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
Yes!!! Make sure you give yourself permission to take a bre...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
So glad to hear it! Good luck trying to find that balance, ...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
You are so welcome! I am so glad you found it helpful! πŸ€—
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
Spot on!!! Could not agree more and I like the idea of turn...
re: What was your win this week?
This week I made a code change that replaced two jobs with ...
re: What's your goto motivational quote?
THIS!!!! 😍
re: How many hours a day/week do you socialize with work colleagues?
I like to chat with coworkers during my lunch break and the...
re: Should you reply to all LinkedIn messages from recruiters?
I only respond to the pesky persistent ones. I have found t...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
I am so sorry that you felt that way and ended up leaving y...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
I sometimes act in a similar way if I see a coworker strug...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
Definitely! Even with their help I was still very much out ...
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
Love that article your friend wrote!!! Thanks for sharing 😊
re: I Can't Do It All: My Burnout Story
That is a great post about specific warning signs to look o...
re: Let's Do Lunch (Instead of Meetups)
You are speaking my language! I'm in bed by 9 and asleep be...
re: Let's Do Lunch (Instead of Meetups)
I would definitely attend lunch meetups and I LOVE this ide...
re: Habits of a Highly Effective Software Developer
Being able to work on my own schedule is huge for me! I am ...
re: After you start a new job as a software developer/engineer, how long it took before you feel you are very productive?
100% agree with Nick! I would also say about 3 months. Wit...
re: Listening to music while working - Yay or nay and what to listen to
YAY for sure! Totally helps me get in the zone. Depends on ...
re: Which conferences are you submitting CFPs to?
Thank you!!! I was on vacation when I found out. It hasn't ...
re: It Will Do vs It Will Scale
GREAT point! There's definitely an art form to knowing when...
re: It Will Do vs It Will Scale
I think regardless of performance you always want to be cog...
re: How To Stand-Out Among Your Peers As A Software Developer
Great post!!! I did exactly this at my current company. Wh...
re: Starting a Dev & Tech Sticker Book
I LOVE this idea!!! DM me your address if you want an "I Co...
re: What's the Craziest Question You Ever Asked on Stack Overflow?
The first question I ever asked on StackOverflow was during...
re: What's the Craziest Question You Ever Asked on Stack Overflow?
Totally could see my past jr dev self doing this!
re: GitHub draft PRs are here!
I have been waiting for this!!! I have never been a fan of ...
re: What does full stack engineering mean to you?
How long have you been working as a dev for? I considered ...
re: How Do I Start Giving Talks on Coding?
It is all about the story, people want to hear a good story...
re: How to Successfully Onboard a Junior Developer
Great post! I am also SO glad you put building confidence a...
re: Non-computer based hobbies?
Riding. Running. Snowboarding πŸ˜ƒOf that list, my number one ...
re: What was your win this week?
WOOHOO Elastic!!!! They just published a blog of mine on th...
re: What year did you start in tech?
2012 I coded alone for 3 months working on a side project ...
re: What should we, developers, tell our relatives about ?
Security!!! As someone who works for a cyber security com...
re: Best Way to Test Coding Skills During a Job Interview?
At Kenna, we give mid and sr level candidates a coding prob...
re: What's your goto motivational quote?
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re: What's your goto motivational quote?
This reminds me of a quote I got from a sports psychology b...
re: What's your goto motivational quote?
πŸ˜‚ I LOVE this!
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