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What we are listening to at XPeppers

Podcasts are a great way to stay up to date on the technologies and methodologies we use every day. Our playlists are always full of episodes from various podcasts:

Software Engineer Radio - a useful resource for all software developers. The topics discussed are very varied and deal with many aspects of our work. From the point of view of interviews quality is undoubtedly the number one.

Scrum Master Toolbox Podcast - Vasco Duarte is able to craft the best podcast about agile methodologies, must have especially if you want to improve as a scrum master or agile coach. Our colleagues Pietro di Bello and Paolo D'incau have been guest of the podcast.

Other podcasts on the agile theme that we feel to recommend: Agile CoffeeThe Happy Melly PodcastLean Change ManagementAgile in 3 MinutesThe McCarthy ShowThe Agile RevolutionITkanban's podcast

On DevOps theme The Ship Show and CenturyLink Labs Podcast are our favourites.

Among the others, in our Overcast you can find:

  • vJug - audio recordings from virtualjug.com
  • The Ruby Rogues - a panel discussion about topics relating to programming, careers, community, and Ruby. They release a conversation with notable programmers and Rubyists each week to help programmers advance in their careers and skills.
  • The Changelog - a weekly conversation that gets to the heart of open source technologies and the people who create them.
  • Being The Worst - audio apprenticeships for the aspiring software craftsman. Currently exploring DDD, Event Sourcing, CQRS, distributed systems, cross-platform, cross-cloud, & cross-language software delivery.
  • Under the Radar - from development and design to marketing and support, Under the Radar is all about independent app development.
  • SharedInstance - a podcast about iOS Development from three iOS Developers based in Cincinnati
  • Software Process and Measurement Cast - Interviews, essays, facts and tips about process improvement and measurement in the Information Technology arena
  • AWS Podcast - Simon Elisha & Jeff Barr discuss various aspects of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) offering. Each podcast include AWS news, tech tips, and interviews with startups, AWS partners, and AWS employees.
  • 21st Century Work Life - remote working, virtual teams and flexible working.
  • High Resolution - video podcast series with 25 masters of the design industry
  • Freakonomics Radio - each week, hear surprising conversations that explore the riddles of everyday life and the weird wrinkles of human nature—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports.