Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You

19 videos
Electronics for Everyone with AdaFruit's Limor Fried - Hanselminutes
41:25
Electronics for Everyone with AdaFruit's Limor Fried - Hanselminutes
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E795
1 year ago

Limor Fried is an electrical engineer and owner of the electronics company Adafruit Industries. She started Adafruit in her MIT dorm room and has never stopped since then!

Mentorship vs. Sponsorship + Storytelling
46:03
Mentorship vs. Sponsorship + Storytelling
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E21
1 year ago

I had the pleasure of speaking with our Microsoft Learn Student Ambassadors about what's beyond mentorship. What's the difference between mentorship and sponsorship? What's the role of the senior engineer as the college to an early in career engineer?...

Azure Static Web Apps, Website, GitHub, SSL & hosting FREE!
22:17
Azure Static Web Apps, Website, GitHub, SSL & hosting FREE!
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E20
1 year ago

Setting up a website, domain, SSL, hosting for FREE Today we setup an Azure Static Web App, deploy, host, and set DNS all in one un-edited shot

WSL2, Visual Studio Code, Windows 10, Ubuntu/Linux + more
17:32
WSL2, Visual Studio Code, Windows 10, Ubuntu/Linux + more
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E19
1 year ago

In this video we are blurring the lines between operating systems and showing you the future of software development using Visual Studio Code, WSL2, Ubuntu, the Windows Terminal, Oh My Posh, and the Remote Extensions for VS that enable a Windows Developer

Basic Home Networking 101
33:22
Basic Home Networking 101
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E17
1 year ago

Basic Home Networking 101 - We will talk about IP addresses, general Networking, setting up Wi-Fi, DHCP, DNS, and general troubleshooting!

Effective Remote Teaching with intention and creativity
32:07
Effective Remote Teaching with intention and creativity
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E16
1 year ago

Teaching at University in the middle of a pandemic with intention and Microsoft Teams with special guest Dr. David Kellermann from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia. Dr. David Kellermann joins Scott for a conversation and amazing demo

The Cloud and Cloud Architecture Explained
38:38
The Cloud and Cloud Architecture Explained
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E15
1 year ago

Most folks are just using the cloud as "a virtual machine in the cloud." This is an easy but somewhat naïve perspective. Let's talk about persistent cloud storage, the VMs that sit on top of that, and the software that sits in top of that and try to...

Overwhelmed with Programming? Here's small things to help
18:30
Overwhelmed with Programming? Here's small things to help
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E14
1 year ago

Overwhelmed with Programming? Is it your physical space or your digital space? Let's talk about deliberate practice, intentionality, but let's also explore small focused things we can do to improve our "Developer's Inner Loop" as well as some hotkeys,...

How do you use the Command line? PowerShell, cmd, bash?
34:52
How do you use the Command line? PowerShell, cmd, bash?
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E13
1 year ago

How do you use the Command line? PowerShell, cmd, bash? This gentle 101 video explains the command line in THREE SHELLS at the same time. The DOS/Windows Command prompt (cmd.exe), PowerShell, and bash on Ubuntu Linux. Thanks to...

Stack/Heap Allocation, Frames, Call Stacks, Recursion
36:38
Stack/Heap Allocation, Frames, Call Stacks, Recursion
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E12
1 year ago

Ok, they taught you this, but it was confusing! This covers Stacks! * Stack (as in data structure) * Stack Allocation (as in memory allocation) * Stack Frame/Call Stack * Recursion and Stack Overflow

Kubernetes and Container Orchestration 101
31:20
Kubernetes and Container Orchestration 101
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E11
1 year ago

We've learned about docker and containers, we've seen how they can do one thing well. What happens if they are connected and work together? How do we move from one container to n containers? Why is this useful? This 30 min, clear no-cut video will get you

What is the Cloud? Soft and Fluffy Edition
22:32
What is the Cloud? Soft and Fluffy Edition
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E10
1 year ago

A gentle and clear explanation of cloud computing. This 20 min video talks about the components of a computer, starting with a Raspberry Pi, Laptops, Phones, Desktops, then moving up to a massively powerful Azure Stack Edge rack mounted device, until...

Ports and Processes! What Process has that Port open?
18:44
Ports and Processes! What Process has that Port open?
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E9
1 year ago

Port already in use? ERR! What app has that Port open? What's the relationship between ports and processes? What if I use Windows? What about Linux? Can I manage my ports and processes at the cmd line? bash? All this, and more, one take, all demos.

Containers? So What? Docker 101 Explained
31:12
Containers? So What? Docker 101 Explained
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E8
1 year ago

Containers are confusing. They are a buzzword that everyone is saying but no one understands. Why use them? Why are they better than virtual machines? How are they different than just using a machine regularly? Let's build a Dockerfile FROM Scratch and...

Git Push --Force will destroy the timeline and kill us all
17:05
Git Push --Force will destroy the timeline and kill us all
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E7
2 years ago

Git Push --Force will destroy the timeline and kill us all! Ok, not really. But you really want to understand what's going on before you attempt it. Please be careful out there in these git streets. http://computerstufftheydidntteachyou.com/...

Git Rebase vs Merge explained
24:30
Git Rebase vs Merge explained
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E6
2 years ago

How do you use Git Rebase vs Git Merge? Is this the hardest part of Git? Let's see if Evil Mr. Spock and Scott can explain Git Rebase without pain! http://computerstufftheydidntteachyou.com/...

Git Pull Requests explained
21:09
Git Pull Requests explained
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E5
2 years ago

Pull Requests are a lie! WHAT!? Scott talks about how Git Pull Requests work and merges one in live in this the second episode of our spontaneous training on Git 101! http://computerstufftheydidntteachyou.com/...

Git 101 Basics
33:49
Git 101 Basics
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E4
2 years ago

This video talks about how to think about Git source control! Git 101 Basics http://computerstufftheydidntteachyou.com/ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0M0zPgJ3HSesuPIObeUVQNbKqlw5U2Vr

What's a Carriage and Who's Feeding it Lines? CRLF
10:24
What's a Carriage and Who's Feeding it Lines? CRLF
Computer Stuff They Didn't Teach You – E1
2 years ago

What's a Carriage and Who's Feeding it Lines? CRLF http://computerstufftheydidntteachyou.com/ https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0M0zPgJ3HSesuPIObeUVQNbKqlw5U2Vr Thanks to Carlos Schults for his work on the English and Portuguese subtitles!...