Apr 29, 2019
Tim Myers is a developer from Denver. In the 1990s he finished high school and immediately enlisted in the US Army. When he got out, he started coding. He was working as a developer at an accounting firm when he got into a drunken brawl and ended up injuring somebody.
Tim was convicted of 2nd degree assault and got a 12...
Apr 22, 2019
In this episode, Abbey interviews social engineering expert Rachel Tobac and learns how she transitioned from teaching to infosec by way of one exhilarating competition.
Growing up, Rachel’s family didn’t have normal dinner table conversations. Her father was in medicine, so their chats revolved around strange...
Apr 15, 2019
On this week's episode of the freeCodeCamp podcast, Quincy interviews Shawn Wang (@swyx). We talk about "learning in public" and his transition into tech from finance, where he left behind a job that paid him US $350,000 per year.
Shawn grew up in Singapore and came to the US as a college student.
He worked in finance,...
Apr 8, 2019
In this week's episode, Abbey interviews Ariel Leslie, a software developer with an interesting background (she was once a knife salesperson, among other things!) who lives and works in Colorado.
While she can't discuss all the details of her super-secret job, she fills us in on how she got to where she is now. You'll...
Apr 1, 2019
Guest: Adam Hollett, developer at Shopify: https://twitter.com/admhlt
Host: Quincy Larson, the teacher who founded freeCodeCamp: https://twitter.com/ossia
On today's episode of the freeCodeCamp podcast, Quincy interviews Adam Hollett. He's a software developer at Shopify in Ottawa, Canada.
Adam started building basic...