11: Focused Down Learning
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- Code by Panic
- Twitch Programming
- Closures Are Not Magic think!
- How Do Promises Work?
- Dark Corners Of Unicode
Friend of the show Bill Columbia asks
"How to balance always learning new things, but still getting stuff done?" - Bill Columbia
- A good CTO would make this easier on you and lay some of the groundwork for learning & implementing new things
- Use your most productive/efficient hours of day to learn new things
- Write down some concrete goals before jumping into the water
- Read the actual docs, not just blog posts others have written
- learn the smallest possible thing that will be immediately useful to you
Other pretty awesome Spec.fm shows that you should check out
- Developer Tea - A podcast for developers designed to fit inside your tea break.
- Design Details - A show about the people who design our favorite products.
- Immutable - A short, weekly show about design and development hosted by Sam Soffes & Bryn Jackson.
- Vicarious - Everyday escapism from three designers' point of view.