Best podcasts for software developers

Programmers love podcasts. Whether you're driving, going for a walk, or working, it's nice to hear from other folks who love to code and want to get better at it. Here's a list of podcasts for devs.

Framework Friends

Aaron Francis and Andrew Culver compare notes on their experiences as developers in the Laravel and Ruby on Rails ecosystems.

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Remotely Interesting

A rag-tag group of developers from Netlify chat about the web and all the things that get wrapped up in it.

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No Plans to Merge

A comedy podcast masquerading as a show about programming.

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Remote Ruby

Remote Ruby is a podcast is for developers who enjoy talking about web development and the Ruby programming language. Hosted by Chris Oliver, Jason Charnes, and Andrew Mason.

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The Technium

The Technium is a weekly podcast discussing the edge of technology and what we can build with it. Each week, Sri and Wil introduce a big idea in the future of computing and extrapolate the effect it will have on the world. Visit their website.

Full Stack Radio

Hosted by Adam Wathan, this is a podcast for developers interested in building great software products.

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North Meets South Web Podcast

Jacob Bennett and Michael Dyrynda live on opposite sides of the world, but they don't let a 14.5-hour time difference stop them! In each episode they share their journey of building their own software product.

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No CS Degree

Inspiring interviews with successful self-taught and bootcamp developers.

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FSJam Podcast

Conversations about the emerging world of Fullstack Jamstack applications. Anthony Campolo and Christopher Burns explore the development practices of the frameworks, libraries, and services enabling this new paradigm.

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Developers! - mer än bara kod

A podcast (in Swedish) by two female software developers: Madde and Sofia.

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The Basecode podcast

The BaseCode Podcast is a collection of mini-series discussions between Jason McCreary and Jess Archer on practices for writing less complex, more readable code, testing, and building products.

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APIs You Won't Hate

A no-nonsense podcast about API design & development, new features in the world of HTTP, service-orientated architecture, microservices, and probably bikes.

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The Laravel Snippet

Taylor Otwell is the creator of Laravel, one of the most popular programming frameworks in the world. On his podcast, Taylor gives regular behind-the-scenes updates on what's happening in the Laravel ecosystem.

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The Ruby Blend

A Ruby podcast focused on what’s happening in the Ruby development community.

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A Question of Code

A newbie coder and a seasoned veteran discuss the questions that always come up when someone begins learning to code.

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Happy Dev

An interview podcast discussing mental health in software development, with your host, James Brooks.

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DevOps and Docker Talk

Bret Fisher covers Docker and container tools like Kubernetes, Swarm, Cloud Native development, Cloud tech, DevOps, GitOps, DevSecOps, and the full software lifecycle supply chain.

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A podcast about developer career paths hosted by Jacob Herrington.

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Other podcasts to check out:

  • – a podcast for web developers by Wes Bos and Scott Tolinski

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