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The Pragmatic Engineer

1. The Pragmatic Engineer

A blog about software, engineering management, and career development based on Gergely's experience at high growth startups like Uber, Skype, and Skyscanner.

TRENDING POST:
Inside the Layoffs at Klarna

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4,258
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Julia Evans' Blog

2. Julia Evans' Blog

Julia writes about Ruby and systems programming, and often creates illustrated zines that explain Linux concepts.

TRENDING POST:
Some ways to get better at debugging

2,043
points
Dan Luu's Blog

3. Dan Luu's Blog

Dan Luu writes about software engineering, working in startups, and the tech industry as a whole.

TRENDING POST:
Futurist prediction accuracy

1,550
points
Coding Horror

4. Coding Horror

Jeff writes about software development, though his latest series focuses on building a PC from scratch. He's known as the co-founder of Stackoverflow and Discourse forum software.

TRENDING POST:
Falling Into The Pit of Success

933
points
Inigo Quilez

5. Inigo Quilez

Inigo writes about fractals, graphics, math, shaders, and demoscene. The blog provides articles, tutorials, code, and presentations related to all of these topics. Inigo has also worked as a VR Architect, a Film Tech Artist, and Visual Effects Specialist.

TRENDING POST:
Inigo Quilez

324
points
John Arundel

6. John Arundel

John (aka Bitfield) is a Go mentor and author of the 'For the Love of Go' book series. He writes tutorials and articles on various aspects of Go, including comparisons with Rust and Python, and details of the proposed generics support in Go. His clear, friendly, helpful articles are aimed at beginners and anyone who wants to level up their Go skills.

TRENDING POST:
For the Love of Go (2022 edition) — Bitfield Consulting

288
points
 Coding Militia

7. Coding Militia

With .NET as the main topic, a blog about development in general, going through programming languages, paradigms, patterns, distributed systems, architecture and whatever else comes to mind.

TRENDING POST:
Beware of records, with expressions and calculated properties

144
points
Jason Lengstorf

8. Jason Lengstorf

Jason writes about building strong teams, healthier working lives, effective habits, & more. Learn actionable strategies written from real experience.

TRENDING POST:
Turn 1 piece of dev content into 10+ — use the buffalo stick

144
points
Chelsea Troy's Blog

9. Chelsea Troy's Blog

Chelsea covers numerous topics across software engineering, from API design to machine learning, Python, and professional development. She's also a public speaker and activist.

TRENDING POST:
How I do (and don’t) prepare a talk for a tech conference

109
points
Enterprise Craftsmanship

10. Enterprise Craftsmanship

Vladimir is writing mainly about Domain-Driven Design and testing. His posts are very informative and teaches you a lot about main concepts of DDD. He shows the examples in C#, but the concepts can be applied to any language. People who are interested in DDD and testing best practices may find the blog interesting.

TRENDING POST:
How to Unit Test an Abstract Class

80
points
The blog at the bottom of the sea

11. The blog at the bottom of the sea

Graphics, math, code. Well explored and well explained. According to the blog, it covers topics like Programming, Graphics, Gamedev, Exotic Computation, and Audio Synthesis.

TRENDING POST:
Calculating Discrete Sums With Umbral Calculus

75
points
Patricia Aas' Blog

12. Patricia Aas' Blog

Patricia is a programmer who has worked mostly in C++ and Java. She had experience working on large scale browsers and embedded systems. She is also one of the organizers of the #include<c++> community and helps to improve the inclusion and diversity of the C++ community.

TRENDING POST:
Survival Tips For Women In Tech | Patricia Aas - Programmer

73
points
Luca Palmieri's Blog

13. Luca Palmieri's Blog

Luca writes Rust and software development at large. His blog hosts the chapters of "Zero To Production In Rust", a book on backend development in Rust. You will also find updates on Open Source packages he maintains and/or contributes to, such as wiremock-rs, cargo-chef, linfa, and more.

TRENDING POST:
Error Handling In Rust - A Deep Dive | A learning journal

61
points
Tiny Projects

14. Tiny Projects

A website about completing tiny programming projects. Ben stores his ideas for apps, websites, games, and businesses in a list on his phone and tries them out one project at a time. He recently finished 6 months tiny projects.

TRENDING POST:
Mailoji: I bought 300 emoji domain names from Kazakhstan and built an email service | Tiny Projects

60
points
Cindy Sridharan

15. Cindy Sridharan

Cindy's blog is pretty wide-sweeping. She writes about everything from distributed systems, operating systems, and build systems to peer-reviewed papers, tool reviews and favorite tech talks to broad highlights of the last decade in tech. Cindy's writing is clear with fresh perspective.

60
points
Understand Legacy Code

16. Understand Legacy Code

A blog about Legacy Code and how to deal with it. He regularly shares techniques, tips and tricks to tame the legacy mess you've inherited. Written by Nicolas Carlo who lives and works in Montreal, Canada. He also founded the Software Crafters Montreal community which cares about building maintainable software.

TRENDING POST:
The key points of Working Effectively with Legacy Code

56
points
Normcore Tech

17. Normcore Tech

Vicki writes nuanced articles about tech, society, and the Big Picture. Her writing is informed by her experience as a data science consultant working with Python, Spark, and SQL.

TRENDING POST:
What we talk about when we talk about The Algo

54
points
Rachel By The Bay

18. Rachel By The Bay

Software, technology, sysadmin war stories, and more. One of the most well-known and prolific writers in the systems space, yet blogs semi-anonymously.

TRENDING POST:
Project managers, ducks, and dogs marking territory

40
points
AbdulFattah Popoola's Blog

19. AbdulFattah Popoola's Blog

Articles on building high performing teams, software development and technical leadership. The blog writes includes various topics spanning from spinning up new SaaS products, running services at scale and techniques for solving difficult problems. There are posts describing hard lessons from leading teams through tough turbulent transitions, multiple business pivots and showing kind leadership over autocratic approaches.

TRENDING POST:
Book Review: Slack, Getting past burnout, busywork, and the myth of total efficiency

28
points
Domenico Luciani's Blog

20. Domenico Luciani's Blog

Domenico writes about backend development, mostly focusing on best practices. Sometimes he also writes about his own side-projects, small accomplishments and what he learns at work. The focus is on tools and techniques you can apply to any programming language.

TRENDING POST:
Domenico Luciani - The Fifteen-Factor App

23
points
Skerritt.blog

21. Skerritt.blog

Computer Science explained simply. Skerritt explains concepts like set theory for competitive programming, designing effective peer-to-peer networks, and algorithms in Python.

TRENDING POST:
How Does Tor Really Work? The Definitive Visual Guide (2020)

21
points
Daniel Little's Blog

22. Daniel Little's Blog

A blog about software development with a focus on writing Functional Programming, and Culture. Recently he's written about how hypermedia can help you design web API's and how to do it in a type safe way with TypeScript. He's also covered practicing continuous deployment in a practical way.

0
points
Jamees Bedford

23. Jamees Bedford

Jamees writes about topics ranging from engineering management to meditation. Articles to help software engineers and technically minded people become more productive, successful and happy.

0
points
Dvir Segal's Blog

24. Dvir Segal's Blog

The blog about software engineering and engineering management. It covers topics like how object orienting programming can make you a better developer, and leading in a company without formal authority.

TRENDING POST:
OzCode a new way to debug your code

0
points
Celestine Omin's Blog

25. Celestine Omin's Blog

Cee writes about software, management, freelancing, product, and everything in between.

0
points
Ana's Blog

26. Ana's Blog

Ana writes about software development, mostly with ruby. Lately, her posts have been focused on querying with rails and postgreSQL. TDD, clean and performant code are other preferred topics.

0
points
Grijjy's Blog

27. Grijjy's Blog

Grijjy write throughly researched posts on a wide variety of topics around Delphi development. Recent posts include a custom XML DOM using 8 bytes per node, allocation-free collections, using Metal on macOS, several posts on managed records, and more.

0
points
STEM hash by Iram Lee

28. STEM hash by Iram Lee

STEM hash by Iram Lee is a blog about science, technology, engineering, and math. He focuses on Computer Science and Software Engineering. His goal is to explain these topics in an easy to understand way for everyone.

TRENDING POST:
How to Find the Nth Prime Number - STEM hash

0
points
Pragmatic Objects

29. Pragmatic Objects

Elegant Objects is a book about object-oriented programming, and Sergey's blog is a pragmatic adaptation of the concepts outlined in the book. He writes articles about object-oriented programming and design, with recent articles about object equality and the pitfalls of making classes final.

0
points
emTr0.dev | Developer, gamer, tech enthusiast.

30. emTr0.dev | Developer, gamer, tech enthusiast.

Developer blog posts focused on the JavaScript programming language. Guides, books and resources. Future posts will cover Fullstack JS, React and React Native, desktop, web and mobile development.

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Sébastien Dubois's blog

31. Sébastien Dubois's blog

Sébastien writes about front-end development, back-end development, TypeScript, software architecture, IT security, IT infrastructure as well as management and leadership. Both for newcomers and experienced developers.

TRENDING POST:
Saving and restoring your mental contexts to improve mental health and productivity

0
points
Making Smaller Circles

32. Making Smaller Circles

Luthfur explores various aspects of software product development. Topics include the creative process, bootstrapping, understanding customer needs, mobile development and specific techniques for building large scale data systems.

0
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