Library Podcasts

Ep. #17, Standardizing Work with Sam Ramji of DataStax
May 14, 2021

with Sam Ramji

In episode 17 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Sam Ramji of DataStax. They discuss Sam’s extensive career in technology, tactics for building developer tools with user competency in mind, and practicing kindness as an intentional philosophy.

Ep. #16, Project Maintenance with Robby Russell of Planet Argon
April 9, 2021

with Robby Russell

In episode 16 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Robby Russell of Planet Argon. They discuss tactics for addressing technical debt, navigating large changes in teams, and setting boundaries with projects to avoid burnout.

Ep. #15, Learning in Public with Shawn “Swyx” Wang
March 11, 2021

with Shawn "Swyx" Wang

In episode 15 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Shawn “Swyx” Wang of Temporal. They discuss divorcing your identity from your work, transparency in developer marketing, and the merits of learning in public.

Ep. #14, Community Transparency with Tracy Lee of This Dot Labs
February 10, 2021

with Tracy Lee

In episode 14 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Tracy Lee of This Dot Labs. They discuss the prevalence of online events, nurturing communities within remote orgs, and providing opportunities for underrepresented groups in tech.

Ep. #13, Searching for the Spark with Rosie Sherry of Indie Hackers
January 26, 2021

with Rosie Sherry

In episode 13 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Rosie Sherry of Indie Hackers. They discuss tools for organizing online events, practicing collaboration without ownership, and fostering inclusivity within communities.

Ep. #12, Platform Success with Ceci Stallsmith and Paige Paquette of Calyx Consulting
January 15, 2021

with Ceci Stallsmith & Paige Paquette

In episode 12 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with Ceci Stallsmith and Paige Paquette of Calyx Consulting. They discuss the attributes of high-level platform strategies, driving product adoption, and building communities around products.

Ep. #11, Mastery and Purpose with David Heinemeier Hansson
December 30, 2020

with David Heinemeier Hansson

In episode 11 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with David Heinemeier Hansson of Basecamp about the creation of Ruby on Rails, universal themes of scarcity vs. abundance, building meaningful products, and nurturing healthy communities.

Ep. #10, Community Confidence with James Tamplin of Covid Act Now
December 15, 2020

with James Tamplin

In episode 10 of Developer Love, Patrick speaks with James Tamplin of Covid Act Now. James shares insights from his many startup experiences, the challenges of building communities, and what he believes drives the adoption of developer tools.

Ep. #9, Online Civility with Jeff Atwood of Discourse
November 30, 2020

with Jeff Atwood

In episode 9 of Developer Love, Patrick Woods speaks with Jeff Atwood of Discourse. They discuss the evolution of civil discourse on the internet, moderating forum software, and the collaborative nature of programming.