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re: Flashback Friday: Sh*t DEVs Say Apr 19
So much nostalgia!!! This video still makes me laugh ๐Ÿ˜‚
re: A Guide to Handling Browser Events Apr 19
This is a great overview, thank you Sarah! Always love to s...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 13
Thank you Tammy! I'm glad you liked it ๐Ÿ˜
re: What was your win this week? Apr 12
This week, it became official - I've been promoted to senio...
re: Learning by building, a Background Processing System in Ruby Apr 10
This is fantastic - very clear and easy to understand/follo...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 10
๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ made my day! Thanks Nahuel!
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 9
Thank you very much, Joel! ๐Ÿ˜Š Yes, I do - any chance I get t...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 9
Hi Ahmad - this is correct! For data structures, it does ch...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 9
Hi Tim, good point! However, if you try out [1,2,3] == [1,2...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript Apr 7
Thank you Nick! ๐Ÿ˜
re: Quirk & Mental Health Tech Rules Mar 31
If you're giving food to a starving child for every week t...
re: Being a middle aged junior Mar 31
...they are looking for a product that is easy to sell and...
re: Oops, I did it again: A guide to debugging common JavaScript errors Mar 25
Nice one Ali! We recently started using Prettier on one of ...
re: Get started with Dart (Free Egghead.io course) Mar 20
I'm so excited for this! I watched the first few videos yes...
re: Code-itยฎ Notes ๐Ÿ“ for JavaScript Mar 18
This is fantastic! I could see these being used in a classr...
re: Rails profiling story, or how I caught Faker trying to teach my app Australian Slang Feb 21
Thank you Vladimir! I love test-prof so much - we've used i...
re: What was your win this week? Feb 19
Sure! I'm using Heroku for this though, so a lot of the "ha...
re: What was your win this week? Feb 19
I should note that I've essentially done this with training...
re: What was your win this week? Feb 15
This week, I... learned how to set up SSL, disable TLS 1.0,...
re: There's no such thing as a full stack developer Feb 13
I completely agree that a quite a lot of front-end applicat...
re: What was your win this week? Feb 13
I absolutely agree - I actually found this by googling "opp...
re: How I (Finally) Built an App in Elm Feb 13
This is great! I've been meaning to try out Elm for a while...
re: Who in your life deserves a shout out right now?? Feb 1
This week I want to shout out @jamesmh : ...
re: What was your win this week? Feb 1
This week, I learned about using NOT EXISTS in a SQL subque...
re: Tips for Self-Reviews Feb 1
Yay! Thanks Ali - glad you found them useful ๐Ÿ˜ƒ
re: Tips for Self-Reviews Feb 1
Thanks for your comment! Totally agree - this is the first ...
re: I'm Joseph Jacks, founder and general partner of OSS Capital, ask me anything! Jan 9
Hi Joseph, thanks so much for doing this AMA! Do you have a...
re: What's your coding origin story? Jan 3
OMG FUNKY CHICKENS!! Man, what a blast from the past ๐Ÿ˜‚ I w...
re: Documentation is my gateway to coding Dec 19 '18
Totally! It's like stretching before a run - getting back i...
re: Silly Repos Dec 12 '18
That conversation ๐Ÿ˜‚
re: Silly Repos Dec 12 '18
I also love this one: github.com/EnterpriseQualityCoding...
re: Request for Comments: Quirk, an Open Source Cognitive Behavioral Therapy App Dec 10 '18
Love this. I agree that the mood tracking apps out there ri...
re: What Itโ€™s Like To Work Through A Security Incident Dec 10 '18
Thank you, Chris - super informative, really interesting to...
re: The 2018 year of ladies come back in tech Dec 10 '18
Oh, for sure - gender is a very real thing that has a huge ...
re: Building AWS Lambdas for Real World using Ruby and Serverless Framework Dec 10 '18
This is great! Thanks so much for the overview of the proce...
re: The 2018 year of ladies come back in tech Dec 10 '18
I'd disagree - I love programming and know a ton of non-mal...
re: Retrospective after conducting first-time SCRUM training. Dec 10 '18
Give short and valuable answers. One hundred times, th...
re: What were (or are) your initial thoughts about the technology/software development industry? Dec 10 '18
I grew up with a software engineer for a dad, but only pers...
re: How freeCodeCamp.org uses the JAMstack + a single API server to help millions of people learn to code every month Dec 5 '18
This is great! I've been hearing "JAMstack" for a while now...
re: On GUI-shaming and a mountain of hot takes Dec 3 '18
As someone who used to teach folks how to use git with only...
re: My Ruby Journey: Hooking Things Up Nov 22 '18
Nice work! It's so much fun to dive into the "why" behind t...
re: An Introvert's Guide to Being Sociable: Sending Argumentative Emails Nov 14 '18
I also feel much more confident expressing myself in writin...
re: Say something nice about another DEV member Oct 30 '18
Thank you Jeffrey! ๐Ÿ˜ญThat means a lot โ˜บ๏ธ
re: Write and deploy a SUPER FAST web site in 30 seconds with no framework. Oct 26 '18
I love this! I've never used pandoc, gonna check it out now...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land Oct 8 '18
That's for sure! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ’ฏ
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land Oct 8 '18
That's a really good point! I'd go one step further than bo...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land Oct 8 '18
Hi Cรฉdrick - in hindsight, yes: it would have been worth it...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land Oct 8 '18
Hi Stan, thanks for your comment! I'd recommend using a rea...
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong? Sep 30 '18
I write code for Junior Devs since I'm a Junior myself :) ...
re: You Deserve to be a Software Developer Sep 27 '18
Such a good point. ๐Ÿ‘
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 25 '18
Sorry I missed your comment - I agree, the multiple returns...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 25 '18
Thank you Ali! ๐Ÿ™Œ
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 25 '18
I'm sorry I missed your comment! Glad you liked it ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
Daww thank you! ๐Ÿ˜ Love that gif
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us Sep 19 '18
This is great, Ali! Thank you for doing this โค๏ธ One of the...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
Thank you Charly! ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
Thank you! And agreed ๐Ÿ™ Side note, the history of decisio...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
Thank you Sagar! ๐Ÿ™Œ
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
It's a neat tool - and it's fun what you can learn when you...
re: 10 practices for writing readable code Sep 19 '18
"Data clump" is such a good term. So evocative ๐Ÿ’ฏ I know I'...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch Sep 19 '18
๐Ÿ˜œheeheehee
re: JavaScript Performance using console.time() & console.timeEnd() Sep 11 '18
console.table blew my mind! ๐ŸคฏNeat!
re: A div with cover image that reveals its content on hover, but using a single div and scss only Sep 4 '18
That's a nice effect! ๐Ÿ’ฏThanks for sharing :D
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time Sep 4 '18
I agree completely! I showed a fellow dev one of my old Bac...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming Aug 23 '18
Oooo I'd love to know how you like that program! I've been ...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel Aug 14 '18
Hi Jaime! ๐Ÿ‘‹ I took a look, but I'm not sure where to find t...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel Aug 14 '18
Well, it seems we're in agreement on one thing at least - a...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel Aug 11 '18
Thank you for this! This is exactly the kind of detailed co...
re: Abusing Jest snapshot tests: some nice use-cases ๐Ÿ“ธ Aug 10 '18
Oh, this is a fun exploration! Never thought of using snaps...
re: Slack Integrations Aug 10 '18
Sweeeet! Automating repetitive tasks is so gratifying. Than...
re: Public Speaking as a Developer Aug 10 '18
Yesssss - thank you for so much good information in one pla...
re: Welcome Thread - v14 Aug 10 '18
Welcome, Alex! Good to have you :)
re: How to Be Really Awesome at Your Job and Not Be A Complete Jerk Jul 18 '18
I learned this one the hard way: If youโ€™re amazed at some...
re: Advice from an Ex-Con Jun 26 '18
...punctuation doesn't have the right amount of roundness....
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming Jun 19 '18
Oh, also, one of my big takeaways form art is thinking abo...
re: What Makes an Environment Inclusive? Jun 6 '18
"For me, an inclusive environment is one where, even if yo...
re: How To Build Your First Chrome Extension Jun 4 '18
Thank you for this clear how-to (and for PUPPIIIEEEESSSS ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿฉ...
re: How to properly set up Git on your computer! Jun 4 '18
Awesome write-up!! I wish I'd had all this written out when...
re: That time when programming saved my life May 30 '18
That's awesome! So glad you perservered and were able to no...
re: Choose Your Own Coding Adventure! May 24 '18
This is awesome ๐Ÿ˜€ So many people have asked me this questio...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
I'm glad this resonated โค it's nice to know there are other...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
Awesome, I'm so glad! ๐Ÿค—
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
Hahaha I know that mantra! I found it annoying at the time ...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
Oh man, music is so hard. I have a lot of respect for anyon...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
That's so cool - Literal orchestration! I love the idea of ...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
I totally agree! The only thing that really sets it apart i...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
Well put! Also, I absolutely agree - the the ability to giv...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 23 '18
Thank you Oliviel! I love code as a means of creation ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: You Can't Pay Your Bills with Craft Beers. May 22 '18
...I've worked with an array() of wonderfully talented peo...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 22 '18
Oh man, I totally feel you on that - my dad is a software e...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 22 '18
Oh my gosh, yes!! That's such a good point! ๐Ÿ’ฏI definitely f...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 22 '18
That's an interesting question! The short answer is "Very r...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 22 '18
Yay! (I think so too, but I'm super biased ๐Ÿ˜œ)
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming May 22 '18
Thank you so much for your thoughtful response! That cartoo...
re: A year as Android Engineer May 22 '18
Wonderful! I'm so glad you found a workplace where learning...
re: Recognizing impostor syndrome and fixing it before it messes up your coding interview May 17 '18
Thanks for such a thoughtful write-up! I wish I'd known the...
re: Input Text [Everything You Should Know] May 15 '18
Awesome and thorough overview - thanks for putting this tog...
re: Supplying Placeholder Data by Catching Promises May 8 '18
Oh, my co-worker is super into futures - he keeps pressing ...
re: Supplying Placeholder Data by Catching Promises May 8 '18
For sure! I personally really like Typescript for minimizin...
re: Building Web Components with Vanilla JavaScript May 1 '18
Awesome!! This is the clearest writeup I've read of what we...
re: How do you model your projects? Apr 30 '18
I like drawing diagrams in Omnigraffle! Lots of freedom, an...
re: Who is hiring? (April 2018) Apr 20 '18
Hi James! Right now, we're only able to employ folks in the...
re: Iโ€™m Ben and I am a Rails developer Apr 19 '18
โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ญโค๏ธThank you Ben. I've had many conversations with fellow...
re: Who is hiring? (April 2018) Apr 16 '18
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: Facial Recognition in JavaScript using Tracking.js Apr 6 '18
This is so cool! ๐Ÿ’ฏ Did you have any issues with the library...
re: Explain GraphQL like I'm five. Apr 4 '18
Omg, I love this ๐Ÿ˜‚ awesome explanation!
re: On Staying Apr 4 '18
That's a good point, too! You're right; it's always good to...
re: On Staying Apr 4 '18
I totally agree - good people are so rare ๐Ÿ™‚
re: On Staying Apr 4 '18
You're totally right - sometimes leaving is the best thing ...
re: On Being An Abrasive Woman (In Tech) Apr 4 '18
Jeez, that's awful :( I can relate - it's hard to be told t...
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
Thanks Paul! And that's so cool - I'm glad your boss was op...
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
Thank you Andy! I'm glad it was helpful :D
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
That's awesome!! It's great to hear from someone who's been...
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
Those are some good points, too! I worry about that sometim...
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
Thanks so much for sharing your experience and advice! Havi...
re: On Staying Apr 3 '18
Thank you Ben! :D
re: 9 Promising Promise Tips Apr 2 '18
Thanks so much for this! I never knew about Promise.reject/...
re: I'm Tracy Lee, a RxJS Core Team member and Google Developer Expert, ask me anything![FINISHED] Mar 21 '18
Thank you so much for your answer! So cool to hear how you ...
re: I'm Tracy Lee, a RxJS Core Team member and Google Developer Expert, ask me anything![FINISHED] Mar 21 '18
Hello Tracy, thanks so much for taking the time to talk to ...
re: Who is hiring? (March 2018) Mar 20 '18
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: Nevertheless, Yumi Kim Coded Mar 8 '18
...what some might call "unethical" applications to assist...
re: I'm Charity Majors, Ask Me Anything! [FINISHED] Feb 21 '18
Thank you - that's a very good point! Also high five for ar...
re: I'm Charity Majors, Ask Me Anything! [FINISHED] Feb 21 '18
Hello Charity - thanks so much for doing this! I'm interest...
re: Homographs, Attack! Feb 17 '18
Woah, this is fascinating! I love that Chrome is actively c...
re: Who is hiring? (February 2018) Feb 17 '18
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: DEV QUERIES: Finding out what makes software developers tick โค๏ธ Feb 14 '18
Awww I love this!
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished] Jan 24 '18
Awesome! Thanks :D
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished] Jan 24 '18
Hello again! A question I forgot - shortly before I joined ...
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished] Jan 24 '18
Hello Sandi! Let me start by saying that ever since I sta...
re: Announcing Sustaining Memberships for dev.to Jan 23 '18
<3 <3 <3 <3 !!! You guys rock! This is one of m...
re: Why I Left 3 Consecutive Jobs Jan 23 '18
Thank you so much for sharing this. I didn't negotiate at m...
re: Iโ€™m a Liberal Arts Grad, and I am a Software Engineer at Microsoft, ask me anything! Nov 29 '17
Hello Julie, thanks for doing this AMA! As a fellow non-CS-...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything! Nov 15 '17
Cool! I find this stuff interesting, especially as someone ...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything! Nov 15 '17
That's awesome! It's great that you've gotten to see multip...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything! Nov 15 '17
I'm always interested in entrepreneurship, but the thought ...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything! Nov 15 '17
What did you do before Codeship? Where would you say your j...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything! Nov 15 '17
As a primarily technical company, what's the relative size ...
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything! Nov 1 '17
What's the hardest part about building a community?
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything! Nov 1 '17
Hi Jess! What was it like working at a tech nonprofit, and ...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything! Oct 4 '17
You make some pretty sweet pixel arts and codeses - how muc...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything! Oct 4 '17
Awesome! Yeah, the delegation is something I've struggled w...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything! Oct 4 '17
Hi Jenn! Thanks so much for taking the time to do this AMA ...
re: I'm a Git Master, Ask Me Anything Sep 13 '17
Hi Jason, thanks so much for sharing your knowledge! I was ...
re: A Gentle Introduction To Graph Theory Sep 8 '17
This is wonderful! Thank you so much for putting this toget...
re: What should I do when I get hit on by colleagues? Aug 29 '17
I'm sorry you have to deal with this nonsense - and make no...
re: The What and Why of PostgreSQL Views Jul 29 '17
Oh, cool - I actually didn't know that! Thanks :D
re: The What and Why of PostgreSQL Views Jul 6 '17
Thanks, Walker! :D If you need up-to-the-second results, I'...
re: Moving from a Java Monolith to Microservices at Squarespace Jun 22 '17
Great point at 6:20 - much easier to maintain velocity when...
re: What fonts do you use in your editor(s)? Jun 19 '17
I like Anonymous Pro. <3
re: Share Your Experiences with Impostor Syndrome Jun 16 '17
As a fellow BFA-haver, I also get that sinking feeling some...
re: When do you become a Jack of all trades but a master of none? May 23 '17
I think you're building up a skill in addition to these lan...
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