In this episode, Andy Davis talks to Mat Ryer. He’s currently an author, programmer, and gopher and currently the Principle Engineer at Veritone. On the show, Matt chats to Andy about Go, why it’s different from other languages, and its advantages. They also discuss gamifying the coding process and talk about open source online communities.
Matt is a creative and agile hands-on leader who knows how to deliver world-class products and services. He is the author of Go Programming Blueprints.
01.01 What made you want to learn Go
03.09 The Go revolution.
12.05 Google’s Go agenda
14.50 Have you met any of the people who wrote Go?
17.39 Collaborating with online communities
19.39 Gamification of the coding process
22.30 Measuring performance for code writers
25.09 Micromanaging teams? Don’t do that!
27.32 What is ‘line of sight’ coding
33.33 Go generating momentum in the tech market
38.19 Where is Go going?
41.47 What keeps you motivated and what are you striving for?
45.34 Talking about open source online communities