Evan's Blog

The Voom Software Engineering Interview Process

engineering hiring voom 

Building an inclusive and efficient interview process for a pair-programming team

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Controlling your Magic Painting with your words

javascript meural node.js 

Or, how to control your Meural Canvas with the API and connect it to all the things!

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019

Repeat Rate: What are you Actually Measuring?

marketing product_management voom 

Second-Order Measurements and your Product

Monday, Dec 31, 2018

Data Science vs Analytics

analytics data science product_management 

Data Science vs Analytics are two related disciplines in most startups. I’ve also heard a number of ways to describe the distinctions…

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018

Tips for Building International Products and Companies

product_management voom 

Voom is an Airbus subsidiary working to make booking a helicopter as easy as booking a car… while we build out the infrastructure for the…

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018

Testing javascript applications with Selenium, Async/Await, and Jest

javascript node.js 

The last time I used Selenium, in 2015, I hated it. It was slow, brittle, and difficult to get working. These days, it can actually be fun!

Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018

Goodbye Scoreboard Guru

games product_management 

Feb 1 Scoreboard Guru shuts down

Thursday, Jan 4, 2018

ActionHero V18: Async/Await

actionhero javascript typescript 

Today we’ve released ActionHero v18.0.0!

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017

CloudFlare and Server-Side React: Overzealous Optimization with Auto-Minify

javascript react 

I spent a few hours today sorting out why a new React + Next.JS site was working great locally, but when deployed to production I was…

Monday, Aug 14, 2017