Learn Product and Code: DNS, WebSockets, and Profile Picture AI
In this episode of Ventures, I (https://www.reddit.com/user/wclittle) continue from last week’s screencast to discuss WebSockets, DNS, and Profile Picture AI. I talk about how you can get involved with the Q1 product and code cohort I’m leading (apply here: https://forms.gle/dtVA1bQ9xATRrPW29), how rare it is to actually be good at “product”, Prota Ventures slack group for investors and entrepreneurs, a deeper dive into how web requests are packed on the server side with Ruby on Rails, and the future of Rails vs. Low-Code/No-Code.
0:08 - Tee-up for the episode (a followup from last week’s episode). To train people in Product and Code. If you’d like to apply, read this and fill out the form: https://forms.gle/dtVA1bQ9xATRrPW29
0:24 - Rarity of being actually good at “product”
0:43 - Teaching product and code - learning in parallel
1:07 - Profile Picture AI → Referral link: https://profilepicture.ai/?ref=mttd2YgdG7X4XIdrOGrAFQkEl1j2
2:20 - More about DNS / (including ChatGPT’s definition of it)
3:48 - What happens when a web request hits the web server.
4:40 - Multiple ways to transfer HTML/CSS/JS to the server. More here about Web Sockets. See: https://hotwired.dev/
6:12 - Thesis: it’s better to learn Rails w/ ChatGPT vs. Low-Code/No-Code