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What is a software engineer?

Ray Brooks

February 26

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What is a software engineer?

Ray Brooks

February 26

This talk was given at Constructor Labs, Shoreditch, London. 22nd Feb, 2018 I was born in 1980. When I was a kid, there was no Internet…

This talk was given at Constructor Labs, Shoreditch, London. 22nd Feb, 2018 I was born in 1980. When I was a kid, there was no Internet…Read More...

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Reuse reviewed

Sam Galson

February 19

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Reuse reviewed

Sam Galson

February 19

The idea of software reuse has been recycled many times. At a NATO conference in 1968, “mass produced software components” were already…

The idea of software reuse has been recycled many times. At a NATO conference in 1968, “mass produced software components” were already…Read More...

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There are quite some changes with the latest HAPI.js version that are worth taking a look at. At YLD we want to be as close as possible to…

There are quite some changes with the latest HAPI.js version that are worth taking a look at. At YLD we want to be as close as possible to…Read More...

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Do I need a design system?

Inayaili de León

December 12

Do I need a design system?

Inayaili de León

December 12

Design systems are hot right now. Every big company has one and each new release or update is flaunted in style. You’d be justified to think…

Design systems are hot right now. Every big company has one and each new release or update is flaunted in style. You’d be justified to think…Read More...

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Dot.js 2017 in Paris!

YLD

December 07

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Dot.js 2017 in Paris!

YLD

December 07

I went to Dot.js last week and it had quite a lot of interesting talks this year and some big names in technology. Dot.js was also a…

I went to Dot.js last week and it had quite a lot of interesting talks this year and some big names in technology. Dot.js was also a…Read More...

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Microservices in the microcosm

Sam Galson

November 29

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Microservices in the microcosm

Sam Galson

November 29

Network latency and failure, inconsistent state, and operational complexity —  the challenges associated with developing a microservice…

Network latency and failure, inconsistent state, and operational complexity —  the challenges associated with developing a microservice…Read More...

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