Subject

Interview

Data Science and Bucatini all’Amatriciana

Six Questions for Jesse C. Daniel, author of Data Science with Python and Dask

Jesse Daniel is a software developer (Python, Scala, JavaScript, C#) who leads a team of data scientists at a media technology company. He has taught Python for Data Science at the University of Denver.

Teaching 100,000 People to Code

Six Questions for Tanmay Bakshi, author of Hello Swift!

Tanmay Bakshi is a fifteen-year-old Canadian coder who works in AI and ML. He has addressed over 200,000 people at international conferences, schools, universities, and corporations, and has delivered keynotes at the United Nations, Linux Foundation, Apple, IBM, and more. Find him at @TajyMany on Twitter and Tanmay Teaches on YouTube.

The Java Jigsaw Puzzle

Six questions (+1 bonus question) for Nicolai Parlog, author of The Java Module System

Nicolai Parlog is a developer, author, speaker, and trainer. His home is codefx.org.

Design and Develop

Six questions for Paul McFedries, author of Web Design Playground: HTML and CSS the Interactive Way

Paul McFedries is a web designer, instructor, and the author of more than 100 books. You can find him all over the internet, including his own website.

Going Cloud-Native

 

Six Questions for Cornelia Davis, author of Cloud Native Patterns 

Cornelia Davis is Vice President of Technology at Pivotal Software. A teacher at heart, she’s spent the last 25 years making good software and great software developers.

Fun & Games

Six Questions for Kevin Ferguson, co-author of Deep Learning and the Game of Go.

Kevin Ferguson and Max Pumperla are deep learning specialists skilled in distributed systems and data science. Together, they built the open source bot BetaGo. They also both count Max, the hero of the movie Pi, as a major influence. “He’s a talented mathematician who slowly loses his mind over the stock market and has an intense relationship with his power tools. That’s essentially my short bio,” says Pumperla.

Testing, Testing

Six Questions for Edd Yerburgh, author of Testing Vue.js Applications

By Frances Lefkowitz

Edd Yerburgh is a JavaScript developer and Vue core team member. He’s the main author of the Vue Test Utils library and is passionate about open source tooling for testing component-based applications. He’s currently working as a software engineer at the BBC in London

Beyond Beyond Spreadsheets

Six Questions for Jonathan Carroll, author of Beyond Spreadsheets with R

By Frances Lefkowitz

Jonathan Carroll is a data science consultant providing R programming services. He holds a PhD in theoretical physics.

When Functional Programming Meets C++

Six Questions for Ivan Čukić, author of Functional Programming in C++ 

Ivan Čukić has been coding since 1998, and is now a core developer in C++ at KDE. He teaches modern C++ and functional programming at the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Belgrade.

By Frances Lefkowitz

All About DApps

Six Questions for Roberto Infante, author of Building Ethereum Dapps

By Frances Lefkowitz

Roberto Infante is software development consultant who specializes in finance. He currently works on financial risk management systems and on blockchain technology.

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