So I’m building a project, and for it I need an API that gets data from another API but I need to pull that data on an interval as to create a historical log of data. …


i enjoy typing in undercase because my microsoft zune is in undercase

so the past week I learned how to create a TCP/IP server in Python, connect to it — listen to it and practice the request/response cycle. honestly it was really boring and I glossed over most of it…


Five days into 2019 and I find myself gleefully smiling at where I am now and the road ahead…

About this same time last year I was quickly wrapping up the pre-work for the Flatiron Immersive program and getting my things ready to move to NYC and begin the program. …


So you spent all day working on a react app and you want to launch it live to show to your mum eh? …


Recently I was asked this question, SEO was something I had heard of.. knew very little. SEO is optimizing a webpage to be picked up by search engines was my definition! …


The title kind of gives it away, but Mobile First Design, is the philosophy of creating applications and websites with mobile design as the starting point. When you’re first diving into becoming a web developer there isn’t a big emphasis on design or UI/UX (User Interface, User Experience).

With the…


I was asked this question in a recent technical interview, so I decided to dive in to the wonderful Google Docs, and other blogs to find out!

Q. What happens when you enter a URL into the browser?

A. Please read below!

First and foremost we have to enter our…


Handlebar.js is an extension of the popular JavaScript library called Mustache.js, coming into the foray around 2009 it was heavily inspired by ctemplate and et.

Think of this as just a language within a language

Coming from learning React, and some Ruby on Rails it’s very similar to the MVC…


MongoDB is a non-relational database solution — document database with the scalability and flexibility that you want with the querying and indexing that you need!

MongoDB is an open source NoSQL database, that uses the document model type. …


What is Twitch?

Twitch was launched in 2011 as a video-game live streaming focused system. The primary focus of twitch was to bring together people to watch other play video games. Both in the casual light, as well as the hardcore and professional.

Over the years, Twitch’s popularity would grow exponentially and in…

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