Interviews

I sometimes give interviews about open source, Homebrew, Git, GitHub and other things. Here are some examples:

Riding the Homebrew Wave

Open Source Startup Podcast, 28th May, 2024

What Open Source Maintainers Should Know About Mental Health

debug:mind, 28th May, 2024

Homebrew Turns 15

“Homebrew Turns 15” stream, 21st May, 2024

Open Source Friday with Mike McQuaid and Homebrew

GitHub’s Open Source Friday, 3rd May, 2024

Episode 356: Workbrew

Mac Admins Podcast, 18th March, 2024

A coffee with Mike McQuaid, Workbrew CTO and Homebrew project leader

Tech Informed, 15th March, 2024

Homebrew Unleashed: Diving into the Fast and Efficient Packaging Process

Ruby Rogues, 13th March, 2024

Brewing up something for work

Changelog and Friends, 20th February, 2024

External Forces At Play in our Digital Future

State of Open Con, 6th February, 2024

State of Open: The UK in 2023 Phase Three “Skills or Bust” report

OpenUK, 22nd November, 2023

The best books for becoming a great open source software engineer

Shepherd, 1st October, 2023

Reactions to Apple’s new vision

Changelog and Friends, 9th June, 2023

Mike McQuaid’s clean, ergonomic setup in Edinburgh, Scotland

Hacker Stations, 8th April, 2023

Homebrew with Mike McQuaid

The Developers’ Bakery, 27th March 2023

Pop open a cask: Homebrew version 4.0.0 is here

The Register, 27th February 2023

Mike McQuaid of Homebrew on Sustainably Working on OSS Projects

SustainOSS, 15th April 2022

The Art Of Saying “No” As A Leader.

Exaltitude, 9th February 2022

Mike McQuaid (GitHub)

StaffEng, 6th April 2021

Homebrew! Part Deux

The Changelog, 6th March 2019

Interview with Mike, a software engineer who works remotely at GitHub

Remote Habits, 20th August 2018

When should you open source your software?

IDG Connect, 13th April 2018

7 years of open source: GitHub, Puppet, DataStax, Severalnines

ComputerWeekly.com, 25th October 2017

Homebrew with Mike McQuaid

The Manifest, 16th August 2017

The Future of Open Source at OSCON 2017

The Changelog, 28th July 2017

GitHub launches Open Source Friday

OpenSource.com, 27th June 2017

GitHub declares every Friday open source day

VentureBeat, 27th June 2017

How to avoid technical debt in open source communities

ComputerWeekly, 23rd May 2017

Comment GitHub contribue à l’essor du développement en open source

“How GitHub contributes to the development of open source development” (article is in French). Numerama, 23rd May 2017

GitHub launches app marketplace

ITPro, 22nd May 2017

GitHub Marketplace goes live

TechNative, 22nd May 2017

Homebrew MacOS package manager gets easier to use

InfoWorld, 4th May 2017

Looking Back on Homebrew’s First Year with Conservancy

Software Freedom Conservancy blog, 2nd February 2017

Homebrew and Package Management

The Changelog, 7th October 2016

But What About The Stars?

Ruby on Rails Podcast, 4th October 2016

Interview with Mike McQuaid about Git in Practice

InfoQ, 4th March 2015