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Oct 21, 2019

This week, for the last podcast episode of 2019, Abbey chatted with freelancer and content creator Jessica Chan - known as CoderCoder on social media - about how she got into tech and started her educational website and YouTube channel.

Jessica grew up around computers, and her mother was a software engineer. But she...

Oct 14, 2019

On today's episode of the podcast, Abbey chats with software engineer Jackson Bates who lives and works in Melbourne, Australia.

Jackson used to be a high school English teacher, but gradually taught himself to code and landed a pretty sweet gig as a React dev, partly by chance. Today he works part time as a...

Oct 7, 2019

Quincy interviews Jeff Meyerson, the creator and host of the Software Engineering Daily podcast.

Jeff grew up in Texas, played competitive poker, and ultimately worked as a software engineer at Amazon.

We talk about how he got into tech, how left Amazon to become an entrepreneur, and the many lessons he learned along...

Sep 30, 2019

In this week's episode of the freeCodeCamp podcast, Quincy Larson interviews Ruben Harris, who runs Career Karma, a social network for people interested in attending coding bootcamp. He also hosts the Breaking into Startups Podcast.

Ruben just finished Y Combinator, a startup accelerator, where he and his team raised...

Sep 16, 2019

On this week's episode of the freeCodeCamp podcast, Abbey interviews senior software engineer and prolific content creator Ohans Emmanuel. They discuss how he got into tech, how he ended up in Berlin, what goes into writing a book, and how he stays focused through it all.

When Ohans was young, he learned a very...