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re: What non-dev IT jobs have you had?
I started out doing tech support. From there I worked my w...
re: What was your win this week?
Got 5 PRs merged this week!
re: The DEV Team is now 100% Distributed
This is so tempting...
re: Daily Hacktoberfest Miscellaneous discussion (October 7th)
And submitted a 5th PR this afternoon for good measure (to ...
re: Daily Hacktoberfest Miscellaneous discussion (October 7th)
Just submitted my 4th PR! 1 was merged already. PR summar...
re: Welcome Thread - v43
Hey Javed! πŸ™‹πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈ So happy to have you!
re: Welcome Thread - v42
Welcome Kris! Glad to have you! My two sons are color blin...
re: Your First Year In Code: Now Available In Print!
Great news! Will it be available at the DEV shop?
re: What was your win this week?
I had two PRs accepted to a big open source project and a 3...
re: DEV IRL Tel Aviv has launched!
Looks like it worked out awesome! If course that isn't sur...
re: What was your win this week?
Thanks! Still can't believe someone thought I'm responsibl...
re: What was your win this week?
This week was a pretty good week! Has a whole bunch of wins...
re: One small process improvement we made lately at DEV
I wonder who inspired that Thank You, Next one... πŸ€”
re: Dev.to is presenting Hacktoberfest?!
That's ok, this year's shirt looks waaay cooler! 😎
re: How do *you* pronounce sudo?
I pronounce it as "please" πŸ€— ...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
It was an awesome conference! Kicking myself for not submi...
re: Where in the world do you DEV?
From Abstractions conference in Pittsburgh!
re: Your favorite `git` aliases?
Not strictly a git alias, but I have a bash alias gclone &l...
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Same! πŸ™‚
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Thank you! What do you mean that they are mixed? It seems ...
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Glad you found it helpful!
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Yes! I didn't mean to imply JavaScript was the only one, I ...
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Glad you found it helpful! πŸ€—
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Thank you! ❀️
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
Glad you found it helpful! πŸ€—
re: These lifehacks will change the way you write Markdown!
As far as I know you can't have two languages selected so i...
re: Changelog: Stack Overflow Liquid Tag
Awesome! I know at least one of my old answers that I need...
re: Best way to purchase a domain name?
I use Google Domains. Their interface is clean and I figur...
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Here it is! Writin...
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Here it is! Writin...
re: Welcome Thread - v36
Welcome to DEV Ahmed! We're so happy to have you! πŸ€—
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Great tip! Thanks! I should probably add that to the body ...
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Glad you found it helpful! πŸ€—
re: Welcome Thread - v36
Hola Camilio! Welcome to DEV! We're so glad to have you!
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Thank you! This feedback means a lot to me! πŸ€—
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Glad you found it helpful!
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
I'm glad I got you interested πŸ€— Let me know what you end u...
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Glad you liked it!
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Glad you found it useful!
re: Writing Your First Browser Extension Tutorial - Part 1
Awesome! Let us know what you make!
re: What is quantum computing?
Great minds think alike πŸ˜‰
re: What is quantum computing?
Thanks!
re: I'm Going Back to being a DEV Community Member
Wow, good luck on your next steps! Wherever it is we're su...
re: What was your win this week?
One of the projects our team is working on is providing a W...
re: What is quantum computing?
Also, this video is just a bit math heavy, but I managed to...
re: What is quantum computing?
A coworker shared this with me recently: smbc-comics.com/c...
re: Welcome Thread - v36
Welcome Ramesh! We're so glad to have you!
re: Welcome Thread - v36
Welcome Fabiana! We're so glad to have you!
re: Florida Man of Tech has struck again!
Florida man bitten by Python hiding in toilet
re: When Stack Overflow Goes Offline...
That makes sense...
re: When Stack Overflow Goes Offline...
No "all of the above"? 😭
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
Probably still hasn't happened. At the rate things moved...
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
I used to work for a company in a pretty competitive indust...
re: What was your win this week?
Oh, you'll do great!
re: What was your win this week?
Yes, it was my first! (I've spoken at a Meetup, but never a...
re: What was your win this week?
Thanks! And it was great meeting you (and the rest of the c...
re: I created DEV and have other positive qualities, ask me anything!
It's no secret that dev.to is one of the most positive and ...
re: What was your win this week?
Two wins: I gave my first ever talk at Codeland! ...
re: Twitter's new UI
Sure! We're accepting of all types here πŸ€—
re: Twitter's new UI
Awesome! That's amazing!
re: Twitter's new UI
Yeah, I should know that, I just have a workshop at Codelan...
re: Twitter's new UI
That looks great! To bad I'm on Firefox...
re: The DEV Community Published a Book: Your First Year in Code
That is awesome! Thanks @itsasine !
re: Give a lightning Talk at DEV IRL Tel Aviv!
Sorry! I don't make the rules... πŸ˜‚
re: Give a lightning Talk at DEV IRL Tel Aviv!
LOL! I actually just spoke to @peter and @jess at Codela...
re: What would your dream tech conference look like?
Doesn't necessarily have to be a week, but more than one da...
re: What would your dream tech conference look like?
Like Codeland, but for a week instead of a day. Preferably...
re: How do you build camaraderie with a fully remote team?
One of the teams at my company is half-remote and I noticed...
re: Give a lightning Talk at DEV IRL Tel Aviv!
Looks awesome! Do you cover travel and falafel expenses fo...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
I recently went skydiving and I'm not obsessed! Trying to ...
re: Introducing the watercooler tag (light off-topic chitchat)
I don't mind taking that!
re: What are you doing while twitter is down?
It was terrible! I usually enjoy feeling all smug when eve...
re: Welcome Thread - v34
Welcome! πŸ‘‹
re: The best joke about recursion
Good one! πŸ˜‚
re: Infinite loop
ctrl+c
re: A QA engineer enters a bar
The first customer walks into the bar and asks where the re...
re: If I could go back in time and speak to myself 5 years ago, I would say...
Being a programmer is for you! It's not just for kids who'v...
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
So you wore a purple leotard and a bob haircut... πŸ˜‚
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
You were Donald Duck? 🀯
re: What jobs did you hold before you got into software?
Rabbi Elementary School Teacher Tech Support
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Thanks!
re: Who is hiring? (As of June 2019)
Unfortunately, there are no remote positions 😞
re: Who is hiring? (As of June 2019)
Pivotal | Software Engineer | NYC/SF/Palo-Alto/Toronto/Denv...
re: DEV Conference?
It's funny, I had the same idea a few days ago and was long...
re: What do you think about the idea that "there should be only one way of doing a thing" in programming languages?
One of the things I loved most when I was learning Ruby was...
re: 1st week @ Flatiron School.
Good luck! Flatiron is awesome! You'll do great!
re: Did you transition to tech from another career?
A combination of factors. The position I had was eliminate...
re: Did you transition to tech from another career?
Yes! I was a Rabbi and a Hebrew School teacher before swit...
re: What do you want to be when you grow up?
An astronaut! More realistically I'd like to finish my pil...
re: Gophers, what parts of Go did you find/are you finding challenging to learn?
Yeah, the idea of duck typing, where as long as an object r...
re: Gophers, what parts of Go did you find/are you finding challenging to learn?
Pointers took me some time to wrap my head around. Also, c...
re: What does your Terminal look like?
Emoji indicating if the last command was successful or n...
re: What are your non-tech interests/hobbies? 🏝
I'm a huge aviation geek! I love everything about flying; ...
re: What was your win this week?
I deleted about 850 lines of code and a whole pipeline from...
re: At work, do you have planned roundups with coworkers to discuss new and/or unfamiliar coding concepts?
My team has a weekly "Tech Forum" where one of us will get ...
re: What is your favorite desk accessory?
These are my friends who've helped me through many debuggin...
re: Did you negotiate ($) for your first technical job?
I don't think this particular company asked me, but there w...
re: Did you negotiate ($) for your first technical job?
Yes, I did. Negotiating was a part of the process I was no...
re: How many software developers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
Oh, I just wrote a change_lighbulb.sh script to do it for m...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
Yes! Someone pointed out the referer header to me once, and...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
Unrelated, but my last job had a referrals-based business m...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
These days I work mostly in Go, but even in languages with ...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
Lol, it wasn't a consistent misspelling, it's just a long w...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
When I was doing Ruby I always misspelled initialize!
re: Do you pay for the photos you use as cover?
I usually use photos from free stock image sites like unspl...
re: What was your win this week?
Thanks!
re: Interviews and Infants
Thank you so much for posting this! In conversations with ...
re: Who is hiring? (As of May 2019)
Pivotal doesn't really hire remote (due to how central pair...
re: Are you a fake developer? Me too.
On a lighter note, I used to think I had impostor syndrome,...
re: Are you a fake developer? Me too.
I totally get the feeling! My apparent intelligence is dire...
re: Who is hiring? (As of May 2019)
Pivotal | Software Engineer | NYC/SF/Palo-Alto/Toronto/Denv...
re: Are most of your friends developers too?
Most of my friends from my pre-development days are not dev...
re: What was your win this week?
This week I was on my first podcast!
re: What's your commute like?
45 minute subway ride. Which sounds like a lot, until you ...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
OMG it was cat and mouse with us! I was finding workarounds...
re: GitHub announces "GitHub Sponsors"
My guess is after that they take off a small percentage to ...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
My mother kicking me off AOL because she was expecting a ph...
re: What are your five most used terminal commands?
The one that's by far most overused (though it won't show u...
re: Expanding The DEV Core Team!
Congratulations @rhymes and @lightalloy ! Can't say I'm s...
re: Bubble Sort In JavaScript
Dude, no one is taking CS advice from Obama. It was a joke....
re: Is it dev dot too or is it dev dot tee oh?
I've always pronounced it DEV to.
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I Finally got one of our dev environment that we...
re: Level Up Your Ruby Skillz: Working With Arrays
Ruby's plethora of built-in array methods of one of the bes...
re: Planning Tech Events with Religious and Cultural Calendar Sensitivity
I'm so here for this! I've lost count of how many great co...
re: 30 Seconds of C++
Thanks! I'm learning C++ to help support one of our compone...
re: Thoughts in the wake of the Poway Synagogue Shooting
Many of us in the industry are outspoken about the state o...
re: Flatiron School Week 1 - Why the career change?
Good luck Sarah! As a Flatiron grad I can tell you the tri...
re: Who is hiring? (As of April 2019)
Pivotal | Software Engineer | NYC/SF/Palo-Alto/Toronto/Denv...
re: I Joined A Coding Bootcamp (And Here's Why)
Awesome round up! I took the bootcamp path for many of the...
re: How I solved Jessica’s NYC Parking Problem with Twitter, Twilio and NO CODE
Lol, born out of Twitter's restriction on username lengths ...
re: How I solved Jessica’s NYC Parking Problem with Twitter, Twilio and NO CODE
Thanks! Was lots of fun to make :)
re: A guide to giving & receiving effective feedback
Great post! We have a feedback rotation at work where ever...
re: What's in your podcast rotation right now?
Last year I drove 45 minutes to an hour each way for work s...
re: Design Ideas: 16 Week Writing Streak Badge
Nice! Do I get an honorary 16 badge in that case? πŸ˜‰
re: My Favorite Coding Analogies
Not to toot my own horn but: ...
re: The Story Behind The Project
If you ask me, school projects should be enough πŸ™‚ Unfortun...
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
Lol, apparently speed limits can be nested, so when you go ...
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
Classic! Reminds me of this one: The programmers roommate...
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
Who hasn't 😭 Thankfully without the murderous robots thoug...
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
re: What's your favorite coding joke/comic etc?
re: Google decides to not phase out Inbox!
Yechiel K @yechielk Gonna be dragged away from @...
re: Google decides to not phase out Inbox!
Pretty ironic seeing how Gmail was launched on April 1st...
re: What was your win this week?
I'm here for the gif πŸ˜‚
re: Design Ideas: 16 Week Writing Streak Badge
16 sounds like a great opportunity to switch to hexadecimal...
re: What was your win this week?
Not nearly as bad as I envisioned it πŸ˜‚
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I... Spoke at my first Meetup! It was at Flati...
re: March 26th #CodersTeach chat roundup: Salary negotiation!
Wow, thanks for the great recap! I know Saron makes a stor...
re: March 26th #CodersTeach chat roundup: Salary negotiation!
re: Why Parents Make the Best Coworkers
That is not what she said at all, she is literally just poi...
re: Why Parents Make the Best Coworkers
re: Have you ever quit a job without anything else lined up?
No, but I definitely wanted to. My first financial goal on...
re: First rejection
I see people from my bootcamp graduating and getting jobs ...
re: Welcome Thread - v31
Welcome Luca! Yes! I'm sure that would be helpful!
re: Who is hiring? (As of March 2019)
Pivotal | Software Engineer | NYC/SF/Palo-Alto/Toronto/Denv...
re: Jack of the Stack
Love it! And they stack so I can say I'm a developer -G...
re: Show off your first app!
My first web app was FlyLog, a logbook for student pilots w...
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
If I didn't make it into the roundup directly, at least a c...
re: I'm Yechiel, and I'm not an ally.
No worries! Allying means to always be learning and never t...
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Thanks! Glad you found it useful! πŸ€—
re: I'm Yechiel, and I'm not an ally.
Thanks! That means a lot to me πŸ™‚
re: I'm Yechiel, and I'm not an ally.
Yes. I believe we can teach by example. When you see someo...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
Well I'm one of the newest on the team, so I obviously can'...
re: I'm Yechiel, and I'm not an ally.
Thanks, I actually struggled a lot on how to verbalize it, ...
re: What companies are great places to work at for women in tech?!
As a guy I don't know if I should be talking, but I current...
re: Which .dev domains have you registered so far?
Just yechiel.dev The joy of having a name where you can pr...
re: What was your win this week?
One of our pipelines that was red all week finally went gr...
re: The Three Skills (Plus One) You Should Be Learning As A Developer
Glad you found it helpful!
re: A Window Into Developer Relations
So you're a Rabbi-turned-Evangelist. That's gotta raise so...
re: Passed my final assessment yesterday!
Congrats! I knew you'd make it!!!
re: Can I see your terminal?
The settings for the prompt are usually in a file in the ho...
re: How to Start a Conversation Without Saying a Word
OMG! This is the post I needed and didn't know! From the o...
re: What Bootcamp did you attend and would you recommend it?
I did Flatiron School's online course. I wrote two posts ab...
re: What was your last dev related Google Search?
My latest search was for "regex railroad diagram" If you d...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
Sure! With pleasure! Feel free to reach out if I can help ...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
Yes, I generally try to remember to leave a Glassdoor revie...
re: I dis-agree to all Google's Terms and Policy
Check out this post for a list of Google alternatives. So...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
In the US most jobs are "at will", meaning that the employe...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
A friend of mine had a similar story. He wasn't ghosted, b...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
Ha!
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
Lol this sounds like it was them who ghosted you...
re: Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?
Oh gosh! That's terrible! Were you working somewhere else ...
re: What kind of dev gift are you looking for these coming holidays?
Anything from the dev.to shop, but especially the NASA them...
re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work?
Ha! My thoughts exactly! πŸ˜‚
re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work?
No worries, my kids make sure that I forget about work with...
re: Multi-cursor in Visual Studio Code
Wow, thanks for these, they will definitely come in handy! ...
re: Advice on .ly domains.
I thought it was a reference to the DEV.TOgether stickers? ...
re: Did you earn your Hacktoberfest t-shirt?
Order placed an shipping confirmation received :)
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Ask and ye shall receive :) I'll see if I have time over t...
re: dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
What a great idea!
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Yeah, a plugin is just a JavaScript file that gets run when...
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Thanks!
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Lol now that you mention it, when I envisioned the function...
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Oh, the pleasure was mine πŸ˜€
re: Explain XKCD To Me
πŸ˜‚ No, I made it Al Da'as Atzmi, though I'm sure Reb Munro ...
re: Explain XKCD To Me
Thanks! Let me know how it works for you...
re: Collaboration on Open Source Projects: What Works and What Doesn't?
Don't have anything to add, but I'm looking forward to watc...
re: How's your Hacktoberfest progress?
Where do you see your progress? I can't find it anywhere on...
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases?
Wish I remembered... :(
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases?
Yup! I was really impressed when I heard that. If I ever g...
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases?
I had a friend who went to a bootcamp (sorry I don't rememb...
re: Announcement from the DEV Community Founders ❀️
This is awesome! Can't wait to see what's in store as you g...
re: I'm planning to ditch my MacBook and move away from laptop computing
Wow! I started thinking that I'm the only developer without...
re: Stop! Don't blindly take that coding challenge.
Hmm I wonder why... πŸ€”
re: What are common myths about software careers?
re: What are common myths about software careers?
I heard some developers still believe tabs are better than ...
re: What is your ideal coding hour?
Night after the kids are in bed. So 10 pm until...
re: Learning Code While Working a Full Time Job
This is great! I also learned to code while still keeping ...
re: Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source
It's here. Can't say I get what the commenter got so excit...
re: Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source
:runs to look up the spec for Comment#id_code_generated: 🀣
re: If DEV were an acronym, what would it stand for?
So... DEV Engaging Virtually? 😈
re: Why Your Technical Blogs Belong On Dev.to
Awesome post! I started off on Medium as well and I still ...
re: What Defines a "Junior" Developer? πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™€οΈ
I like the way @rkoutnik defined it during his talk on dev....
re: Mobile remote toolkit
Great list! I'd add a wireless mouse (and maybe keyboard i...
re: Pets in the remote workplace
One of my favorite parts of working remote is getting to se...
re: What will you want to read?
It depends, when I just come to dev.to because I want to re...
re: The Introvert's Guide to Tech Conferences
Thanks! As an introvert who's just starting to attend more...
re: Why I love hiring Junior engineers
Amen πŸ™ŒπŸ»
re: The dev.to codebase will go open-source on August 8
πŸ™Œ
re: I've noticed a lot of improvement in error messages across several libraries lately, is this Elm's influence?
I've heard a few great talks on the topic of improving erro...
re: Changelog: Mentor Matchmaking!
This is amazing! Thanks @jess
re: Can't get engineering interviews? Try the side door.
+1 for Twitter! I only became active once I started learni...
re: I was billed for 14k USD on Amazon Web Services 😱
Wow! Scary story! To GitHub's credit, I know that if they ...
re: Explain ORM oneToMany, manyToMany relation like I'm five
One to many: For example a blog post and comments. Every ...
re: What good habits are you trying to adopt?
Not reaching for my phone when I'm around my family. I'm a...
re: A Slow Death by For Loops
Unfortunately, sometimes those decisions are made for you b...
re: Web Caching Explained by Buying Milk at the Supermarket
Wow! Great analogy!
re: Follow Friday! (v2)
Okay, at this point it's getting creepy... 😜 Kidding. Ben ...
re: Follow Friday! (v2)
I try to blog on a beginner level about many different cool...
re: What are some good questions for a "State of the Web" survey?
The results should be interesting. I don't mind taking an ...
re: What The For Loop?
But that would make for a much shorter blog post... πŸ˜‰
re: Technology Must Know When to Say "I Don't Know"
I used to teach third grade. I used to love when a kid as...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta)
There already is a "public" room where anyone can interact,...
re: What are your programming blogs?
I may be biased but I like my blog RabbiOnRails.io. I try ...
re: The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week
Look ma, I'm famous! πŸ˜„
re: Technology Must Know When to Say "I Don't Know"
This is a bug in many humans as well. The quality I respec...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta)
That is true, didn't think of it from that perspective. Th...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta)
Whoa! This is awesome! I like the mutual follow requiremen...
re: What The For Loop?
in that case, see some of the other clever comments to the ...
re: What The For Loop?
Ruby has it as a function πŸ˜‰ ruby-doc.org/core-1.8.7/Intege...
re: What The For Loop?
πŸ˜‚ Though if I asked you for all the odd numbers up to 100 ...
re: What The For Loop?
πŸ’― In general, I would say optimize for developer time over...
re: What The For Loop?
Thanks!
re: What The For Loop?
True. That's the problem with many of these technical inte...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In
Lol yeah, I happened to know that answer. You can see the ...
re: What do you think about interactive resumes?
They're a nice gimmick and pretty cool, but pretty useless ...
re: Besides me, Who else Uses Windows for coding?
My current work uses the WAMP stack (Windows, Apache, MySQL...
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