Career

WTF is Big O Notation?

Understanding Big O has many real world benefits, aside from passing a technical interview. In this post I'll provide a cheat sheet and some...
Rob Conery
9 min read

Imposter’s Handbook, Season 2 is Released

Over the winter holiday break (on Christmas Eve, to be precise), Scott Hanselman and I released the next volume in the Imposter's Handbook series....
Rob Conery
2 min read

Mod and Remainder are not the Same

A remainder and a modulus look so very similar, but they are not the same thing and worse, are treated differently by different programming...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Working Smarter, Not Harder, Part 1

This last month has been intense. I'm writing the second volume of The Imposter's Handbook with Scott Hanselman, I moved back to Hawaii,...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Calling Your Own Shots

Going out on your own as a solo developer can be terrifying! That's why I made this 1-hour video: to share with you the...
Rob Conery
2 min read

Dumb CS Problems And Your Next Job

Going through a coding interview is not fun. The questions you're asked can come off as pointless - there's a reason you're asked these...
Rob Conery
8 min read

Writing A Book: The Imposter’s Handbook

There is so much I don't know about Computer Science. I figured I'd share that with you
Rob Conery
4 min read

Yet Another Fork In The Road

I both love and hate when things go upside down in my career. A little panic mixed with the intoxicating effect of opportunity.
Rob Conery
2 min read

Your Own Private Heroku with DigitalOcean and Dokku

image credit: http://chaosdx1.deviantart.com/art/Badass-Unicorn-408588843 Dokku, Like Heroku But Not Dokku is one of those projects that I’ve been hearing about, but haven’t had the time...
Rob Conery
1 min read

Tekpub Has Been Acquired

First Things First: You If you’re a Tekpub subscriber don’t worry: you’re still a Tekpub subscriber. AND a Pluralsight Subscriber. Here are the details:...
Rob Conery
3 min read