Toolsday is a 20-ish-minute podcast about the latest in tech tools, tips, and tricks on Tuesdays at 2! (Our alliteration game is so strong). The podcast is brought to you by Chris Dhanaraj and Una Kravets.
July 19, 2016
What’s the “correct” way to write code? We can’t say for sure, but these standards and linters can. This week we explore the options.
July 12, 2016
CSS frameworks / design systems/ pattern libraries — so many names, so little time! We revisit the topic with so much more knowledges.
June 21, 2016
We chat about how we use completely different hardware to do our work
June 15, 2016
We had Helen Holmes, UI designer of Firefox Dev tools to teach us some tricks we didn't know existed!
June 7, 2016
The tools we love and use that we forgot or just didn't fit into any other category.
May 17, 2016
We poke around, ruminate, and explore Service Workers.
May 10, 2016
How can we make sure people are able to access data on poor connections? Hear about offline-first this week with Hoodie's Gregor Martynus.
May 4, 2016
Some of the things you'll need to set up a MacBook from scratch, and some fun quirks that will make your life easier day to day.
April 19, 2016
For our 20th episode, we do a recap of our favourite tools that we use everyday.
April 12, 2016
This week we talk about web accessibility concerns — what the heck all those acronyms are, and how to test for compliance.
March 29, 2016
Animation brings the web to life! Today we talk about (mostly CSS) animation — how it works, tools, and resources.
March 22, 2016
March 8, 2016
Achieved in CryEngine 3 — wait no, Unity, wait no, Phaser?
March 1, 2016
This week we're talking CSS layout — from CSS 1 to current best practices to what's coming down the pipeline.
February 16, 2016
We all agree performance testing is important, but how do you track it over time? This week Taylor Jones tells us how.
February 9, 2016
There are 412 options for static site generators. This week we discuss (mostly three) of them.
February 2, 2016
We picked our top five ES6/7/2015/2016 upgrades and talk about how they make our lives so much easier.
January 19, 2016
Our guest Jon Ballands chats with us about the IBM Swift Sandbox, and building it with Node & Express.
January 12, 2016
With frameworks being so hot right now, we talk to Iheanyi Ekechukwu about Ember
January 05, 2016
This week we talk about React and why it's so darn hard to get started with!
December 22, 2015
Chrome DevTools is the topic of the week, which we've simply deemed "awesome".
December 15, 2015
This week's episode is about the past, present and future of CSS Pre and Post-processors.
December 8, 2015
Absence makes the heart grow fonder? Let's talk about remote collaboration and the tools that make it possible.
November 24, 2015
Sublime or Atom? Wait, WEBSTORM? We talk about our favourite developer environment tips and tricks.
November 17, 2015
We discuss the challenges of creating scalable styleguides with guest Brian Han
November 3, 2015
College? Where we're going, we don't need college (or do we?).
October 27, 2015
We'll talk about modules and module loaders! Everything from AMD to common.js and spend a bit of time going over Browserify and Webpack.
October 20, 2015
Grunt, Gulp, Broccoli, Brunch, Mimosa, oh my! So many task runners, so little time. In this weeks episode, we explore each of these delectable breakfast items/task runners.