Runar Ovesen Hjerpbakk

Science-based software development

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Scott Hanselman - @shanselman

Microsoft has changed!

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The old org. chart.

On old programmers, really old programmers: “They have forgotten more about software development than I’ll ever know”.

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We stand on the shoulders on the ones who came before us. Today, multiple problems are already solved. Scale your website using a slider.

A good cloud doesn’t care about language choice. If starting today, learn JavaScript and a systems language.

“If I can hear your HD, I don’t trust you”.

We live in the time of global dashboards.

VMs are disposable. Let the cloud do the work.

“My car is my backup phone battery”.

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“We want an application platform” The browser becomes a VM.

Note to self: don’t run Java.

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JavaScript, useful since the AJAX-days.

Always right click and look for “About Flash”. Flash doesn’t count.

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You can do amazing things with JavaScript. JavaScript is an OS.

“JavaScript will eat the world”.

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It’s a samurai on the cover. It’s because JavaScript is loosely typed!

“CoffeeScript is what Ruby folks wished JavaScript was like”.

“TypeScript is what C# folks wished JavaScript was like”.

But learn JavaScript first. “No one writes JavaScript anymore. They write jQuery”.

VanillaJS :)

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