Chris Enns

Chris Enns

I edit podcasts so you don't have to.

Appears in 92 Episodes

Terminal Coffee Updates, and Dax Analyzes Adam (again)

Adam is tired, Dax tries to help analyze Adam in a surprisingly kind way, struggling to fend off grifters, Terminal Coffee updates, and Rspack news.Want to carry on th...

Open Source Drama, Streaming Productivity, and the State of JavaScript

Adam and Dax both got hairdids, Adam learns how a tattoo is installed, why can't we be more productive while live streaming, bringing out our different personalities i...

Matt Pocock on Voice Coaching, Communication, Gaming, and Teaching How to Code

Matt chats with Adam and Dax about becoming a voice coach and how that's translated to creating courses and writing books for people wanting to learn TypeScript and co...

Dan Abramov on Working at Bluesky, React, and the Social Internet

Dan Abramov chats with us about getting hired at Meta, making the move to Bluesky, centralized vs decentralized, product work vs framework work, Bluesky's development ...

How About Mostly Technical?

Adam and Dax were guests on the Mostly Technical podcast and so we're rebroadcasting that conversation on our feed for your listening pleasure. We take on the Laravel ...

What Does “Full Stack” Mean? w/ Taylor Otwell and Ryan Florence

Taylor Otwell and Ryan Florence join us to talk about whether "full stack" is a term worth using in 2024, how Laravel differs from Rails, why there isn't a real JavaSc...

New Banana Ice Cream, Coffee Partners, Google IO and OpenAI, and Opportunity Costs for Engineers

Can you tell that Adam's moved his desk? We talk about how Adam's making banana ice cream, time travel possibilities, the opportunities afforded us as software enginee...

Parenting is Exactly Like Owning a Dog—And What's the Point of Being Alive?

Dax has parenting advice for everyone, Adam worries about the point of even living, college as a scam, and theories on the anxious generation.Want to carry on the conv...

The Origins of Terminal.Shop

Are Dax and Adam (and the rest of the Terminal.shop crew) drug dealers? We're talking about the coffee industry, what Terminal.shop is built on, the origin story of Te...

Reacting to Miami + Launching a Company in the Terminal

Everyone's recovering from React Miami and the party at Dax's - oh and we launched a company for buying products like coffee in the terminal! Want to carry on the conv...

The Last One Before React Miami

Adam's flying as you read this, and he's definitively not still sick. We're talking about Adam's internet being hacked, updates on our secret project, Cloudflare news,...

Is AI Just 5 Crypto Bros in a Trenchcoat?

How long do you think Adam's crazy expensive Apple monitor will last? Dax tries to pass off all his front end tasks to Liz, Lambda fixed a streaming bug, Adam catches ...

Determining Success for a Startup, Bundling & Unbundling, Big vs Small Dev Teams

Adam tries on a chain for Florida, Linear fixes GitHub Issues issue for Dax, big vs small vs medium dev teams, how long do startup devs actually have to develop, how m...

SST Ion Update, Benefits of SQLite, Adam Goes Zed, Dax Goes Mac, and Getting Old

Dax talks about the launch of SST Ion, a video he shot to promote it and get ahead of the q's people ask, what the migration path is like, should companies still do a ...

PlanetScale, Devin and AI Future, Cameo, and Picking Movies for Adam

A brief list of topics discussed in this brief episode: New Jersey follow up from last episode, PlanetScale layoffs and performative twitter responses, free tiers aren...

Part 2 With Ken Wheeler - AI Farming, Adam Feels Nothing, and Dax Has Terrible Internet

Dax's internet is bad, but so are all the internet providers. Should Ken buy a farm as a backup plan to when AI takes over? And does Adam ever feel anything at all? Wh...

Where Did Dax Move, Adam Learns About Grills, and a Chat with Ken Wheeler (Part 1)

Dax is on the move, Adam learns about grills, and Ken Wheeler stops by for a two episode conversation arc. In this episode we're comparing weather, what we do in a hot...

AI Coworkers, Dax's Twitter Rules, Planetscale Insights, and Adam's Health(care)

The SM7B is everywhere. Adam and Dax can't wait for their AI coworkers to arrive, but should you be concerned about your job with AI? And what does E/ACC mean? Adam as...

Are Software Developers Like Movie Producers, or Are We Software Engineers?

Adam and Dax recognize they love monotony and physicality in work, and so are making plans for a post software career, Adam needs your help picking out a good movie to...

Dax's Vision Pro Review, Cloud Pricing, Rebuilding Plex, and Moving to an AI Utopia

Adam's brain gets thrown off course, software rot vs serverless life, subscription payments vs one time payment myths, framework devs vs app devs, Adam figures out wha...

Do We Need More Haters? Why is SST Using Bun? And Does Adam Need Drugs?

Can you control your body with your mind? What about your stomach and food? Adam's got more questions about Dax's tweets, SST is changing to Bun, Adam's tired of all t...

New Money vs Old Money, Dax Explains a Tweet, and Should Adam Skip Svelte and Go Solid?

Why don't food companies sponsor podcasts? How rich does Adam need to get to build his own compound? Adam debates skipping on Svelte Melt and going all in on Solid wit...

Dax's Viral AI App, Being a Role Model, Clerk Raising $$, and Hacker News Fears

Adam wants to know more about Dax's AI app for movies. Is LinkedIn working for anyone these days? Are Adam and Dax role models? How YC adjacent are you? And what does ...

React, Reading, and Rituals

What's with the current discourse around React and RFCs? Adam's worried about his consumerism, and the possible significance of rituals in everyday life. Dax has start...

Realtime, Dev Tooling, AWS Pain, and Sleep Resets

Adam's lifestyle choices and sleep patterns, technical issues with CloudFlare, AWS and AI, real-time, push-based updates, the challenges faced by dev tool companies an...

Living Forever, Home Server Fun, Inheritance and Capitalism, and Adam's SST Wishlist

An episode recorded in the weird space in the first week of the new year. Dax downgrades to 1 grape instead of 12, Adam almost died (again), Home Assistant and Homebri...

We're Back! Ion, Twitter Monetization, The Triangle Company, and Weather Updates

What's happening with the new version of SST, Ion? Twitter has changed with monetization, Dax's thoughts on the triangle company, the debate between single-page applic...

Bonus: Kombucha Influencers

Dax convinces Adam that the Kombucha he bought is exclusive so Adam is forced to buy it.Want to carry on the conversation? Join us in Discord.Links:Radiate KombuchaTop...

We're Stopping Until January and Moving to LinkedIn

Moving tech Twitter to LinkedIn, cleaning up Contacts.app, the hype and dread cycle of AI announcements, why Adam hates weekends, why are LLMs so dorky, and the idea o...

Why Do People Hate Aurora Serverless?

Adam's wondering why people hate Aurora Serverless? What's happening with AWS rumors and Preinvent / Reinvent? Dax thinks Pulumi is the best infrastructure as code too...

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