Anybody entering or currently in the computer software industry would seriously benefit from listening to probably my favourite podcast: Soft Skills Engineering. The non-technical skills of being an engineer often fall by the wayside, so Dave and Jamison tackle listener questions about them in a hilarious and genuinely insightful way. Check it out!
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Every Genius Bar Conversation #2 Show more
Customer: "I got this phone 6 months ago and the battery barely lasts till midday, Apple is a scam these days!"
Me: "My tests show your battery is fine, but you've got about 30 safari tabs open, 56 apps that need updating and your system software is over 2 years old. I think that might be the problem."
Customer: "Nah mate, this is planned obsolescence!"
Fuck, why didn't I think of that?🙄
Every Genius Bar Conversation Show more
Customer: "So what are you studying?"
Me: "Computer Science."
Customer: "Oh wow! So this must be like, your dream job!"
Me, resetting their password: "Uhh yeah, sure."
Just had somebody return their day old #iPhone Xs Max because dust was collecting at the edge of their screen protector. Are you KIDDING me?
( software engineer && musician )
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