A weekly podcast where we tackle the challenges facing Web developers today and invite expert guests on the show to share their experience solving concrete problems while building real Web applications.
Recording date: 2019-08-08
John Papa @John_Papa
Ward Bell @WardBell
Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin
Amir Rustamzadeh @AmirRustam
- 02:11 What's the difference between unit, integration, and end to end tests?
- 06:54 Should I end to end test unhappy paths?
- 10:00 Sponsor: DevIntersection
- 11:08 Is there value in end to end tests?
- 16:30 How do we make these developer friendly?
- 18:18 What is Sellanium
- 28:01 What is snapshot testing?
- 35:25 Sponsor: IdeaBlade
- 36:34 John's use for Cypress
- 38:52 Getting frustrated by testing
- 47:57 Where to start with Cypress
John and Dan talk about various ways to host your web app from simple FTP uploading to Docker and other modern technologies.
Sherry List joins John and Ward to talk about whether web components will replace frameworks and also offers some suggestions of ways to help with non-profits.
Kapunahale Wong is a developer and doc writer for Angular. We talk wtih her about what goes into writing docs, how can people help out, and tips for evaulating your own project's docs.
Brian Ketelsen stops by to talk about GO and his experience getting into development.
Jonathan Carter is on to talk about VS Live Share including how it works, and answers security concerns about sharing your code online.
Jan Lehnardt is our guest to answer our questions about Greenkeeper which helps monitor and update your npm dependencies.
Randall Koutnik joins us to talk about building tools for developers and how to differentiate between user experience and developer user experience.
Kim Maida talks with us about authentication, rolling your own security, SDK for apps on Auth0, Groups vs claims vs scopes, storing tokens on client side, and how short a life should access tokens have?