What tech talks should every software engineer watch?

What tech talks should every software engineer watch?

How calculations shape our reality by Kevin Slavin

(A few ,(most), programming engineers overlook how essential Algorithms are) .

Straightforwardness Ain’t Easy – by Stuart Halloway

The Myth of the Genius Programmer by Brian Fitzpatrick, Ben Collins-Sussman

Keynote: Writing Software by David Heinemeier Hansson

The Essence of C++ by the unrivaled Bjarne Stroustrup

Apple, Apache, Google, Oracle and the Future of Java by James Gosling

Facebook and memcached – Tech Talk by Mark Zuckerberg

How We’ve Scaled Dropbox by Kevin Modzelewski

Twitter: Scaling Beyond 100 Million Users by John Adams

Lessons of Scale at Facebook

Dynamic Languages Wizards Series

(Cracking AWESOME board: Paul Graham , John Maeda, Jonathan Rees, Guy Steele)

NYC Tech Talk Series: How Google Backs Up the Internet . (meh)

Longer form of the over two talks can be found beneath here:

Bjarne Stroustrup: Why I Created C++

Bjarne Stroustrup: Why the Programming Language C Is Obsolete

Bjarne Stroustrup: A Unified Programming Language?

Bjarne Stroustrup: How C++ Combats Global Warming

Bjarne Stroustrup: The 5 Programming Languages You Need to Know

Bjarne Stroustrup: Advice for C++ Developers

Bjarne Stroustrup: How to Code Like Bjarne Stroustrup

Larry Wall: How to Code Like Larry Wall

Larry Wall: Computer Programming in 5 Minutes

Larry Wall: 5 Programming Languages Everyone Should Know

Larry Wall: Why Perl Is Like a Human Language

Hobbits Would Make Great Programmers

Apple Tries to Be the Arbiter of Good Taste