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April 27, 2017 by Tulio K. Cardozo

Living a Dream, In Prison

This is a weekly series about hope and redemption from behind prison walls, and from people who have overcome adversity to create a successful life after prison.

January 11, 2017 by Steve

Using Environment Vars in Node/Express

It is essential to learn how to use Node environment variables. They can make your life so much easier, and they really are simple to use.

October 4, 2016 by Connor Larkin

Communicating With Mars Using Hexadecimal Numbers

I am inspired to write about a topic from the movie The Martian. This is where an astronaut re-engineers a robot to communicate with home. But, because of the robots limitations, he must communicate in hexadecimal. So, how did he do it?

September 23, 2016 by Chris Schuhmacher

Your Next Technical Interview Question – Seals & Penguins

I'm going to walk you through a coding assignment I was tasked to perform during a technical interview. The problem is an offshoot of the infamous Fizz Buzz that every beginning programmer has probably seen. Hope you enjoy!

September 12, 2016 by Steve Lacerda

JavaScript Design Patterns

This post is designed to help anyone who is as confused as I was regarding JavaScript design patterns, or object oriented design. Hopefully, after the lesson, you will better understand what prototypes are and how they are used.

September 1, 2016 by Jason Jones

Building Responsive Web Apps

The purpose of responsive web design is to promote a rich user experience for users on all platforms. This means, that you will be learning CSS responsive web design through grids and media queries.

August 3, 2016 by Harry Hemphill

How To Build Responsively – Media Queries

Responsive web design can be broken down into three segments: flexible layout, media queries and flexible media. This is a simple tutorial for those who have a basic understanding of flexible layouts, but are learning about media queries.

July 27, 2016 by Aly Tamboura

Speeding Up Data-Vis Applications Using d3 and JSON

d3.csv and d3.tsv call methods for retrieving data from standard spreadsheets/databases are time expensive and cumbersome. Thus, I have setup a step by step process on how to speed up calls.