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“Where do I Start?” – too many questions, not enough action. Advertisements

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Glass Ceilings

A few years ago, My former employer once said to me: “I reached my peak in computer knowledge after around 10 years”. And indeed he was quite an incredible programmer. It got me thinking though, Is that peak a reality … Continue reading

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The Full Stack Developer: A Modern Open Source Stack

We’ve entered a golden age of software development. the coder’s world is crowded with expressive languages, robust frameworks and job titles that leaves many starting-out programer-pilgrims deep in supermarket selection syndrome. What should you do?

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syntax and regexp and bears, oh my!

I don’t know how many times I’ve crossed regular expressions thinking: “gee willikers, I oughta learn something about those sometime soon yessireebob good sir yuppy duppy diddilumdeedee… meh…”. It’s not that i think they aren’t useful, I’ve always wanted some … Continue reading

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The Golden Ratio Learning Strategy

Recently I’ve stumbled across a pretty cool game. The name is Inflation RPG. The idea is that instead of growing levels slowly and acquiring gear over a long time like usual rpgs, You only have 30 battles (or battle points) … Continue reading

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The Slightly Great Commission

Yes, I Jared Nagle have been commissioned to build a website!… by my wife. Tis an honourable feat. And thus the first thing on my plate is deciding what technologies i should use to create it. I am greatly interested … Continue reading

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You lost me at CPU…

So I have two things to get off my chest: 1. That burn mark on the bus stop clearly looks like a shark is about to own that blue strip above it from behind the timetable. I’ve been staring at … Continue reading

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