Join us for a weekly online meetup organised by Skills Matter.
What is Thursday's Matter?
Thursday's Matter is a virtual meetup on the topics that truly matter to today's developers.
Join us every Thursday when we'll be joined by an expert from around the globe. Each week we'll explore topics such as functional languages, mobile development, agile methodologies and machine learning.
THE FORMAT A 40-minute expert talk followed by a Q&A session.
Communication & Influence for Techies: An Unconventional Look at conversations
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Come and discover an unconventional look at conversations, and the vital role it plays in your career and leadership.
Understand the 4 levels of listening, the power of our stories, and how to have difficult conversations with ease?leadership stories conversation
Vue.js and TypeScript: Working Together like Peanut Butter and Jelly
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Haskell: Why and How the External STG Interpreter is Useful
Featuring Csaba Hruska
The external STG interpreter is a from scratch implementation of the STG machine in Haskell. It can export the whole program memory state and call-graph to files that makes easy to find memory leaks and perf issues.haskell stg-interpreter pandoc ghc-wpc
Accessibility Testing: Why and How to Involve People with Disabilities
Featuring Samuel Proulx
In this talk, Sam Proulx, Accessibility Evangelist at Fable, makes the case for why testing with people with disabilities is critical to any accessibility effort, and describes what you can do in order to make this testing quicker, easier, and more effective.quality assistive-technologies test-driven-development testing accessibility-testing
Continuous Delivery in VUE using GitLab Feature Flags
Featuring Kristian Muñoz
Join us as we welcome Kristian Moñoz who will share how the use of Feature flags supports continuous delivery.
TPP: From Dumb, to Specific, to Generic
Featuring Javier Chacana
In this 40-minute hands-on workshop, Javier Chacana will introduce the Transformation Priority Premise (TPP) —a formal system to guide test-driven developers into choosing the best next test and the best possible implementation at that particular moment.programming quality transformation-priority-premise test-driven-development
Featuring Rob Richardson
thisbehave as it does? How does variable scope work? Why do we have such comical behaviour when comparing mixed types? In this talk, Rob Richardson pulls back the covers to explore how JS truly works.
Test Lead in an Agile Transformation
Featuring Mike Harris
In this "Testing Story", Mike Harris shares the lessons learned from a successful agile transition where he played an active role as Test Lead. As a result of the transition his team developed better quality software, and released software more quickly to their customers.agile testing