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re: 3 Tricky Python Nuances Jan 18
I have worked in a couple teams where my engineering manage...
re: What would you like to see on your DEV profile? Jan 18
This is a really good point. Sometimes I do like seeing thi...
re: 3 Tricky Python Nuances Jan 17
1.) I mean. I almost always find “you should use a linter a...
re: 3 Tricky Python Nuances Jan 16
Oops, this is my bad retyping something from a screenshot o...
re: I'm Sorry, Did The Flow of Time Suddenly Become Negotiable? Jan 14
He was actually a former javascript developer and was also ...
re: I'm Sorry, Did The Flow of Time Suddenly Become Negotiable? Jan 13
I once had a head of product who would assure deadlines to...
re: The problem with “you guys” Dec 13 '18
If your version of truth is that you think it's reasonable ...
re: The problem with “you guys” Dec 13 '18
This kind of slippery slope argument is exhausting and unpr...
re: The problem with “you guys” Dec 13 '18
You implicitly agree to the Code of Conduct by registering ...
re: What Even Is Data Engineering? Dec 12 '18
Ooh, yes. I'm willing to bet AC would be willing to host 😄
re: What Even Is Data Engineering? Dec 12 '18
Totally valid questions! I will definitely start working on...
re: The Definitive Guide To Protecting Your Eyes For Developers👀 Dec 12 '18
Quick PSA about grapefruit! It’s delicious and nutritious, ...
re: Resume Review Dec 12 '18
1) for your skills at the bottom, how are they ordered? It ...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 12 '18
Yup, as I indicated in my article, load testing is indeed a...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 11 '18
I actually dislike the distinction of “who is the tester?” ...
re: Where do you find conference CFPs? Dec 11 '18
It’s the same old refrain - “we’re giving you exposure!” 🙃
re: Where do you find conference CFPs? Dec 11 '18
I’m aware of papercall but think it’s kind of a mess. Searc...
re: Where do you find conference CFPs? Dec 11 '18
At my level speaking is really more of a way to get comped ...
re: Where do you find conference CFPs? Dec 11 '18
A call for proposal. It’s the form you fill out when you’re...
re: Where do you find conference CFPs? Dec 10 '18
This is a great resource that I wasn't aware of before. Tha...
re: What do you wish you knew about digital accessibility? Dec 10 '18
So my understanding is that accessibility is mostly a front...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 10 '18
I'm hoping that a junior QA reading this can read in my bio...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 7 '18
Ah. I think I was using a slightly more literal definition ...
re: What is a type of "overconfidence" you have observed in developers? Dec 7 '18
One of the biggest things I see folks get overconfident abo...
re: What is a type of "overconfidence" you have observed in developers? Dec 7 '18
Couldn't agree with this more. It's so insulting, but you c...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 7 '18
So I looked at this and from what I found online (I will ad...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 7 '18
I had no idea that the umbrella term "acceptance testing" c...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 7 '18
I had no idea that the umbrella term "acceptance testing" c...
re: Different types of testing explained Dec 6 '18
I know that there are automated tools for accessibility tes...
re: AoC Day 5: Alchemical Reduction Dec 5 '18
My first inclination was to do this recursively. Had to fud...
re: AoC Day 4: Repose Record Dec 4 '18
My Python solution, which I'm less than jazzed about. And I...
re: AoC Day 4: Repose Record Dec 4 '18
Agree that this one was less fun, and I kind of hate my Pyt...
re: Papers We Love: Exploring Gamification Among Elderly Persons Dec 3 '18
Totally take your point that privacy is out of scope. I'm j...
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It Dec 3 '18
🙄People can be the worst sometimes. Sorry you had to deal w...
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It Dec 3 '18
I made the exact same mistake with my initial attempt, wher...
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It Dec 3 '18
I love how clean this solution is!
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It Dec 3 '18
I totally agree that the second part seemed so much easier ...
re: If you switched to a new Social Network, what could be your reason ? Dec 3 '18
Huh. Okay. Well, I think it's pretty clear that we want dif...
re: If you switched to a new Social Network, what could be your reason ? Dec 3 '18
As in my reply makes you angry and you want the world to kn...
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It Dec 3 '18
My messy af Python solutions. If I’m feeling energetic late...
re: AoC Day 1: Chronal Calibration Dec 2 '18
Oh, if this were production code I totally would, but I'm r...
re: AoC Day 2: Inventory Management System Dec 2 '18
My solutions for part 1 Python def checksum(inputs): ...
re: AoC Day 1: Chronal Calibration Dec 2 '18
Also, I am not a regular Go programmer. I've started doing ...
re: AoC Day 1: Chronal Calibration Dec 2 '18
Python is significantly faster than running go run myfile.g...
re: AoC Day 1: Chronal Calibration Dec 2 '18
Golang solution Part 1 package main import ( "bufi...
re: If you switched to a new Social Network, what could be your reason ? Dec 1 '18
safety and anti harassment features built in from the star...
re: Show off your stickers! Nov 30 '18
I also have a fridge magnet of the custom :cry-blood: emoji...
re: Show off your stickers! Nov 30 '18
Ed is great! I've gotten to see him speak three times now a...
re: Show off your stickers! Nov 30 '18
I just started a new job in September so my sticker game is...
re: Seventeen White dudes Nov 22 '18
Diversity of thought is a pretty pale substitute for actual...
re: Guide to Hiring Developers Nov 20 '18
It really feels like these indicators are not so much measu...
re: Portfolio Advice Thread Nov 20 '18
All that being said, I’m a data engineer who Is touching Ja...
re: Portfolio Advice Thread Nov 20 '18
Thank you so much for this thorough review! I’ll definitely...
re: Dockerizing a Simple Python Process Nov 20 '18
That's a good idea for a future post. I don't have a specif...
re: Dockerizing a Simple Python Process Nov 19 '18
Additionally, it seemed a bit complicated to add another in...
re: Dockerizing a Simple Python Process Nov 19 '18
Oh, I completely misunderstood your comment. Sorry! There'...
re: Dockerizing a Simple Python Process Nov 19 '18
Pushing an image to Dockerhub makes it available in a wider...
re: Dockerizing a Simple Python Process Nov 18 '18
I had no idea but this is great information. I will update ...
re: Does programming professionalise anxiety? Nov 17 '18
Sorry, I’m not quite sure I understand. What exactly are yo...
re: Why I wear purple lipstick and code skirts Nov 17 '18
I am so glad for you that that has been your experience. Ho...
re: On a jet plane… Nov 16 '18
It looks like the image links for "Blue zippered kit with m...
re: Portfolio Advice Thread Nov 16 '18
In fact it is! I link to his page in the contents there!
re: Portfolio Advice Thread Nov 15 '18
I'm actually in the process of redoing my personal site rig...
re: Why I wear purple lipstick and code skirts Nov 15 '18
I mean, I agree that the way you dress should not affect th...
re: Papers We Love - Reflecting on Trusting Trust Nov 12 '18
It's immensely complicated, because the internet as we know...
re: Papers We Love - Reflecting on Trusting Trust Nov 12 '18
Section 230 is basically what protects YouTube from respons...
re: Papers We Love - Reflecting on Trusting Trust Nov 12 '18
Unauthorized access to computer systems is already a serio...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 12 '18
Oh, I know almost nothing about Go. I'm specifically using ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Oct 29th - Nov 2nd Nov 9 '18
Idk that this is an actual good Go solution - I'm not a Go ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Oct 29th - Nov 2nd Nov 9 '18
You've got me on a go kick, and now I'm going back and doin...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Haha nice. Honestly, I'm just so used to copy/pasting emoji...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Honestly, I just came out here to have a good time and I'm ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Go func Last(w string) (result []string) { l := stri...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
I think the possible "gotcha" here is that they do not want...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Go func Scramble(str1 string, str2 string) (result bool)...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Go func Guess(bStart int, rStart int, bGone int, rGone i...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Possibly dumb question - what does KYU stand for?
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Go func Product(nums []int)(x int) { x = 1 for ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Go func Difference(a []int, b []int) (diff []int) { ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
Ooh. I tried to do Advent of Code in Go last year, but AoC ...
re: Daily Coding Puzzles - Nov 4th - Nov 9th Nov 9 '18
List comprehensions are truly a gift.
re: Papers We Love! Nov 8 '18
The #pwl tag makes sense to me. Unless we can come up with ...
re: Converting a csv writer from Python 2 to Python 3 Nov 8 '18
2to3 just identified the issues with print statements. Tech...
re: What can tech employers do to support your mental health? Nov 8 '18
Ooh, that's a good point. I definitely want to work to dest...
re: #bestofdev on Inclusion Nov 8 '18
Yes, because nothing of that is relevant for your job, you...
re: #bestofdev on Inclusion Nov 8 '18
If you are responsible for filling positions in your compa...
re: Encouraging others to write blog posts Nov 7 '18
Oof. If you manage to crack the code of getting developers ...
re: Welcome Thread - v21 Nov 7 '18
The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python is a classic, and I would ...
re: What can tech employers do to support your mental health? Nov 7 '18
In general, flexible work from home policy when you're not ...
re: Papers We Love! Nov 7 '18
I think I can probably scare one up :) Edit: I've definite...
re: What are you not interested in learning? Nov 7 '18
The Dvorak keyboard layout. I had a coworker a few years a...
re: What can tech employers do to support your mental health? Nov 7 '18
Considering the context of the post, this is in poor taste.
re: Papers We Love! Nov 7 '18
So we have three votes for ethics, two for gamification, an...
re: Project idea: dev.to book exchange Nov 6 '18
I have several books that I have no idea what to do with. I...
re: #AdventOfCode: What language are you using? Nov 6 '18
I tried to do Go last year, got a few days in, and ended up...
re: Degree, Bootcamp, or Self-Taught: Thoughts on How to Choose Nov 3 '18
I went to a Bootcamp back in the era when they were relativ...
re: Getting started with code mindfulness exercises Nov 2 '18
I've gone ahead and edited the post to talk about code mind...
re: 📊 Languages' Popularity on DEV Nov 1 '18
I like SQLAlchemy a lot. Some of my friends think it doesn'...
re: 📊 Languages' Popularity on DEV Nov 1 '18
Yeah definitely! What's your poison: Django ORM or SQLAlch...
re: Getting started with code mindfulness exercises Nov 1 '18
That's super good to know about it being a disrespectful te...
re: Challenge yourself this #codevember! Nov 1 '18
Oh gosh. I didn't even know there was a thing called Codeve...
re: 📊 Languages' Popularity on DEV Nov 1 '18
Excellent. Thank you for the follow suggestions. There are ...
re: 📊 Languages' Popularity on DEV Nov 1 '18
Ooh good point. I know this site is very web focused right ...
re: Did your workplace do anything for Halloween? Nov 1 '18
The SRE team at my office (which I’m kind of on? It’s compl...
re: Did you earn your Hacktoberfest t-shirt? Oct 31 '18
I did! I wanted to do more, but I spent the first half of t...
re: Should I buy a kindle? Oct 31 '18
I love my Kindle so much for fiction and narrative nonficti...
re: Should I buy a kindle? Oct 31 '18
I have a paperwhite - I think it's maybe a year and a half ...
re: Rails quick tips #4: Keep your bundle secure with bundler-audit Oct 31 '18
This is the first time I've heard of GuardRails. I'm lookin...
re: Essential quality of life terminal improvements Oct 31 '18
Go for it! Just link it back to the original please. I’m re...
re: Has becoming a developer changed you? Oct 30 '18
I feel like I'm more likely to see a problem and feel empow...
re: Say something nice about another DEV member Oct 30 '18
@aspittel is super welcoming, knowledgeable, and informativ...
re: How Can We Keep On A Tech Side Oct 30 '18
There are some smart, engaged people here trying to brainst...
re: Quick and dirty .htaccess for small personal sites Oct 30 '18
NGINX (pronounced "engine x") has a more robust feature set...
re: How Can We Keep On A Tech Side Oct 29 '18
The noun would be “steamroller” and the verb is “steamrolle...
re: How Can We Keep On A Tech Side Oct 29 '18
I've seen quite a bit of handwringing across the community ...
re: Quick and dirty .htaccess for small personal sites Oct 29 '18
Definitely makes sense to put static resources on Amazon S3...
re: Essential quality of life terminal improvements Oct 29 '18
I am just so reluctant to learn a whole new thing. I'm busy...
re: Py in 5: List Comprehensions Oct 29 '18
Oh no! Sorry to jump the gun. I've been really enjoying you...
re: Py in 5: List Comprehensions Oct 29 '18
Excellent explainer! It's also worth noting that comprehens...
re: Quick and dirty .htaccess for small personal sites Oct 29 '18
Definitely, if you're working on a project where web server...
re: Essential quality of life terminal improvements Oct 29 '18
The art I use on my other workstation is much friendlier :P...
re: Help test the DEV beta app! Oct 27 '18
Loving the app so far except for one thing - when I try to ...
re: Essential quality of life terminal improvements Oct 27 '18
Ooh. That one is new to me and I’m very excited to try it ...
re: Welcome Thread - v19 Oct 27 '18
I will definitely update you with any useful data engineeri...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 27 '18
I love this idea of boosting other people's posts in a best...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 26 '18
Vladimir stopped engaging with me after I invoked the Parad...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 26 '18
That's definitely a common theme I'm seeing in the comments...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 26 '18
For sure. I definitely don't have any answers either, but I...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 26 '18
So, it sounds like you would like to see more user driven t...
re: Don't comment out your unit tests! Oct 26 '18
You mean the unicorn in the react emoji? I think it's up to...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 26 '18
Thanks so much for linking to these articles! They all soun...
re: What do you to wind down after a weekday? Oct 26 '18
The Headspace app is a really great way to force yourself t...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 26 '18
I love the idea of doing like, a group read of code, or a r...
re: How to get the most out of DEV Oct 25 '18
Highly relatable content. Commenting on this site is making...
re: Reminder to follow the code of conduct Oct 25 '18
That makes total sense. I was going to ask some follow up q...
re: Do you have guards? or do you work at night? Oct 25 '18
Echoing what a lot of people have said here - on call rotat...
re: Reminder to follow the code of conduct Oct 25 '18
Just out of curiosity - there are several people here posti...
re: Don't comment out your unit tests! Oct 25 '18
When I was working on a monolithic Django application with ...
re: What types of features typically lead to lots of tech debt? Oct 25 '18
Any time someone wants to get an ad hoc notification as a r...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
I mean. We're venturing into Paradox of Tolerence territory...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
If you show up at my event are rude to the other guests, yo...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
Comparing a nonbinary person letting you know how to treat ...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
I mean, if you’re an event organizer and you want to run an...
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
Ooh. Color coded photo lanyards are also A+
re: An Organizer's Guide to Pronoun Buttons Oct 25 '18
Thank you so much for writing this! We need more go-to guid...
re: How do you deal with One-upmanship ? Oct 24 '18
This is one of my least favorite responses! I see blog post...
re: Up your git game with --patch Oct 24 '18
That's so interesting! For me, waiting until you've complet...
re: Let’s make life easier for autistic folks at work! Oct 24 '18
I've never seen a personal README before, but I love it and...
re: Deploying Flask on AWS Lambda Oct 24 '18
I'm just starting to get into and understand serverless arc...
re: Up your git game with --patch Oct 24 '18
I haven't. I actually have never made an animated gif, but ...
re: Got Any Advice for Early-Career Programmers? Oct 24 '18
Go to meetups and conferences. Listen to people who are mo...
re: dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego Oct 23 '18
Too many books. So little time.
re: Up your git game with --patch Oct 23 '18
Article has been updated to reflect this, and I added a bit...
re: Up your git game with --patch Oct 23 '18
Oh, that was an oversight on my part. Thanks for catching t...
re: Evolution of My Personal Site Oct 23 '18
I used to have a wordpress blog on WPEngine that I was cons...
re: Welcome Thread - v19 Oct 22 '18
I registered about a month ago, but I've only really spent ...
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