Sam and Ryan chat about the benefits of keeping your development environment stateless, using tools like Mirage in Ember and database seeds in Rails. They also brainstorm some data-querying APIs that explicitly acknowledge the existence of both sever-side and client-side models.
4:25 – Causes of burnout other than overwork
9:02 – Finalizing Mirage 1.0
10:42 – Keeping your development environment stateless
21:00 - Unified APIs for backend and frontend data queries