Whiskey Web and Whatnot

Whiskey Web and Whatnot

A show discussing whiskey, web development, and a wide range of whatnot. By the folks at Ship Shape (https://shipshape.io).

Recent Episodes

Polaris, Starbeam, and the Future of Ember with Godfrey Chan

June 30, 2022

In 2022, the future of Ember is taking shape thanks to developers like Godfrey Chan. Alongside Yehuda Katz and other engineers, Godfrey’s working on a new edition of Polaris. The project has three main goals: to align Ember …

Reacting to React, WWDC22, and Bun.sh

June 23, 2022

Robbie has spent years trying to improve his experience in the terminal. Fortunately, he’s learned a few things about customization along the way. Meanwhile, Chuck and Robbie have thoughts about Apple’s new products, the pur…

A Battle of Two Worlds and Mentorship Above Milestones with Cory Brown

June 16, 2022

It’s not often that a blog post sets the internet on fire. But a recent post by Cory Brown about async/await led to an uproar and even messages of pity from Hacker News. Who knew a simple post about pattern preferences would…

A Framework for Ember TypeScript with James C. Davis

June 9, 2022

In 2017, James C. Davis moved to Charlottesville, Virginia to work at a non-profit tech company that used Ember in their original Saas platform. While James had dabbled in Ember previously, an ask to reimplement the front-en…

Mystery Maker's Monday, Testing, and GraphQL

June 2, 2022

They say if it’s not broken, don’t fix it. So why are we running tests on tests on tests that aren’t business-critical? There’s an art to testing beyond just striving to get 100% coverage. In fact, over-testing can actually …

Leading From the Top, Creating a Community, and Balancing It All with Tracy Lee

May 26, 2022

Great things come in unexpected places. For Tracy Lee, an ex-boyfriend’s T-shirt sporting the Ember Tomster is what tipped her off to software development. Following curiosity and a three-week bootcamp, Tracy was hooked and …

About the Hosts

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Robbie Wagner


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Chuck Carpenter