THAT company policy, blindfolded development, and sharpening saws

In this episode, Jake and Michael discuss that company policy take, developing code in isolation from the system it's being developed for, and the tradeoffs between using a blunt saw and taking the time to sharpen it.

This episode is sponsored by Workvivo - the employee communication platform to excite, engage and connect your entire company.

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Migrating infants, user-controlled task settings, and evolutionary development

In this episode, Jake and Michael discuss the arduous task of moving an infant into their own room, how we're going to handle user-controlled task settings in thenping.me, and when to reach for more advanced tooling as you build out a Laravel application.

This episode is sponsored by Workvivo - the employee communication platform to excite, engage and connect your entire company - and was streamed live.

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Integrating phone systems, rapidly building apps with Tailwind UI, and dynamically updating Blade components

In this episode, Jake and Michael discuss integrating with hosted phone systems, quickly scaffolding out applications with Tailwind UI, and dynamically updating Blade components with AlpineJS.

This episode is sponsored by Workvivo - the employee communication platform to excite, engage and connect your entire company - and was streamed live.


Utility-first commonality, retrofitting Tailwind CSS, and updated wants

Jake and Michael discuss the natural commonality of utility-first CSS, retrofitting Tailwind CSS to a bespoke website build, and further explore Jake's experience with broader software roadmaps within an organisation.

This episode is sponsored by Workvivo - the employee communication platform to excite, engage and connect your entire company - and was streamed live.

Rolling up, building static sites, and user wants

Jake and Michael discuss rolling up assets in legacy projects, building static sites with Vite and Statamic, and realising the hopes and dreams of your applications' users into actual development work.

This episode is sponsored by Workvivo - the employee communication platform to excite, engage and connect your entire company - and was streamed live.

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Junior tech support agents, modern PHP complexities, and Pi-holes

In this episode, Jake and Michael discuss Michael's new role as a junior tech support agent, whether or not modern PHP development is too complex, and the power and majesty of Pi-hole.

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Shaping Up, launching thenping.me, and configurable notification channels

Jake and Michael discuss Shape up from the folks @basecamp, their relief in launching thenping.me (at last), and talk about configurable customer notification channels

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