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Let’s talk about browser extensions, or more specifically how to build your first Chrome extension. I went to a class a few weeks ago where we had a lot of fun creating this very silly extension with a few lines of code. I thought I would share it, so you all can try it out and maybe even expand on it.

What is a Browser Extension

Wish me luck, I’m diving into JavaScript!

For my own reference, I thought I would write about interesting tidbits I’m learning, or topics I’m struggling with along the way. I hope this will also be of some use to others who are leaning JavaScript as well.


I went to a really interesting Meetup the other day called Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for Tech Leads. The talk was led by Jamie Strachan, who was a developer for 15 years and now manages a team of developers at Info-Tech Research Group. In battling his own depression, he was introduced to the book “Feeling Good” by David D Burns, where he discovered CBT.

Although not a tech lead myself, I was intrigued by the topic. Coming from a Neuroscience background and spending countless hours in various psychology classes, I wanted to see how Jamie was using CBT to help…

Himashi Hettege Dona

Aspiring Front-End Web developer/shower singing enthusiast

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