9 posts tagged with "Programming"

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Hello! I was recently trying to plan a project to work on so I could keep my skills sharp and learn some new stuff. Searching for something new to try, I came across a very cool backend framework inspired by the likes of Ruby on Rails. It's called AdonisJS, and if you want to get…
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Hello! Today I'd like to talk a little bit about the latest project I've been working on again. Background For a quick bit of background, it's my last project at Flatiron, and they wanted us to make something with React and Redux this time, using Rails in API mode as a backend…
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React Hooks What are they? React Hooks are a collection of functions that can be used from within a React function component to do things like modify state, run code during lifecycle events, access context, or perform other useful actions. Hooks were first introduced in React 1…
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So, I have another project I'm supposed to show off. Don't mind if I do! I haven't yet hosted it, as there are some finishing design touches I still would like to implmenent. I'm still proud of my current result though! This time I made... (drum roll...) An instrument tuner…
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My latest project at school is one that I was initially a little intimidated by when I first (mis)read the requirements. There I was, fresh out of Sinatra-land, with hardly a spare moment to rest, and now I was supposed to build another Ruby web app, only... bigger? My meme…
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I had a slightly low mood over the winter (who didn't), and at a point it began to get old. While in this state, I started to wonder how I was going to manage putting together my next project. While I really enjoyed building the last one, it is difficult to code while one's mind…
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When finding coffee gets complex Recently at school, I was assigned the task of designing and building a Ruby application that meets the following requirements: It can be interacted with by the user via a command-line interface It fetches data from a remote source using an…
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Hello! Today I thought I'd share some super-handy-dandy tools I've found useful during my short time as a fledgling web developer. Specifically, we're gonna take a look at some really cool CSS generators. A CSS "generator?" Yes! These are graphical web apps you can access from…
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Hello and welcome! Hey, thanks for checking out my blog! In this first post, we're gonna see one way to build a simple social widget component in React! Why? Because I need something to populate my post list, that's why! But also because it is a fairly easy and fun thing to build…