• James Coglan & Tom Stuart

    Removing query methods saved my code

    About James Coglan & Tom Stuart

    James is a full-stack web developer at London live music startup Songkick. He also works on a number of open-source Ruby and JavaScript projects including the popular pub/sub system Faye.

    James will be joined by Tom Stuart for this taks.

    Tom works in Berlin as a backend developer for Soundcloud and spends a decent chunk of his spare time teaching beginners to program with Ruby. He is a known curmudgeon and often wishes he were a philosophy teacher.

    This talk

    Watch and learn as one lost philosopher and one programmer discover why removing getter methods from your objects makes them easier to use and easier to change – not just in theory but in practice too.