Building to Last

Episode Summary

This week we talk about trends in the industry, NPMs, owning your stack and the value of tests.

Episode Notes

Building to Last

Welcome to Iteration: A weekly podcast about programming, development, and design through the lens of amazing books, chapter-by-chapter

On following fashions

Ask yourself:

  1. Does the code feel easier to read and change after refactoring?
  2. How did the complexity increase or decrease
  3. Did you run into any new issues?

there are no silver bullets

Surviving the upgrade pace of Rails

Owning your stack

The value of tests

Picks: - How meta - we use Notion to manage this podcast.