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Stop believing the blogs, podcasts, and articles in the ecosystem that talk about how some new technology or technique will improve everything. It probably won’t.


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The tech industry is suffering from terrible technical interviews that lead to false negatives and hurt candidates. We can do better — here’s how.


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Heatmap of the United States showing states randomly bucketed along a scale.

Learn how to create a dynamic heatmap of the United States by yourself, without having to buy a license from a company that sells charts.


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An on-call developer’s worst nightmare (red indicates errors)

Dive into how I resolved a platform’s scaling, stability, and performance issues through caching, jobification, queue separation, and more.

Processing over $20,000,000 in a single day


Take an in-depth look at how I designed, developed, and migrated a legacy system to a new feature flag system

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Photo by Chris Lawton on Unsplash

Releasing Deploys


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Walk through the components of a minimal rules engine and understand some of the thought processes behind approaching its design.

Imagine this scenario


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Avoid the all-to-common developer mistake of leaking sensitive information in an API.

Promiscuous serialization


A story of a dev-ops adoption and an organization’s transformation from waterfall to agile to lean

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Source: Pixabay

The Beginning of the End?

What was going on?


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How you treat failure will determine how much initiative your team will demonstrate.

Encourage failure.


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About

Joseph Gefroh

Founder @ GiveTurtle. Add me on LinkedIn! https://www.linkedin.com/in/jgefroh/

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