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Welcome Thread - v138

Welcome Jurrasic Park

Welcome to DEV!

  1. Leave a comment below to introduce yourself! You can talk about what brought you here, what you're learning, or just a fun fact about yourself.

  2. Reply to someone's comment, either with a question or just a hello. 👋

Great to have you in the community!

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Overmind Wiki

Solo dev here with a story as old as time - I quit my job after saving up about 16 months of runway. So I've got a healthy amount of time to try, pivot, and try again.

My current best bet is Overmind - a knowledge-sharing app for projects and teams.

I truly don't know exactly what I'm doing, so hoping to learn from the community as much as possible.

Wish me luck!

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laidah

You've got this! Good luck!

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matjs

Good luck! I hope you can do it, keep updating us about your progress :)

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Veli Uysal

Good luck!

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Abdul Saboor

👋

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Prem Singh Rathore

Would you like to share your plans for the future?

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borgesguerardidev

that's awesome. wishing you all the best, you absolutely got this! best of luck.

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Marco Damaceno

Hey! Marco Damaceno from Brazil! I'm a developer since 2010 and always learning.

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Michael Tharrington

OOoo Jurassic Park GIF — love it! 👏

Anywho... welcome to everyone new and not-so-new to DEV. 👋

Hope y'all enjoy it here!

If you're wondering how to get started with posting a post, then consider checking out this article here.

If you're wondering anything else, don't hesitate to reach out and ask. 😀

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TG-DevOps

Hello All,

I am veteran IT professional, having experience more than two decades of application Dev Ops, now learning new languages and frameworks started with Python, Django and now working on Odoo Framework and applications.

Hope to have good time in this wonderful and supportive community of developers.

Happy coding.

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Ravi Krishnappa

Happy to see someone with similar past and present. Hope to chat with you soon to laugh at all those high tech things we did in the past and at current trends in web application technologies, Python, Django, Odoo and well maintained ERP and CRM software

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bageorge

Hello All,
I came to this space through a link on Ansible by Mr. Mwenda Harun Mbaabu. I am an old timer who saw the evolution of client server from early thick clients to the last century 2-tier/3-tier J2EE model. Now I am learning the same in Cloud especially development. deployment and monitoring cloud native applications in the most popular containerized form.
Wish me good luck

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Anton • Edited on

Hello Everyone,

My name is Anton and I have recently joined the dev.to community.
Already created 3 posts and will be happy to do more soon.
My dev stack: HTML, CSS, JS, PHP, MySQL + VueJS

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Felipe Gustavo Braga

I was at "medium" and someone told me:
Hey, why do you do not use dev.to?
and i: ???? dev.to?
someone: Yes! A very good blog plataform.
and here I am.

I'm a brazilian junior developer.
skills: Django, React, NextJS and a lot of non sense things

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Maxine Meurer • Edited on

Hi, I’m Maxine!

I joined the DEV community earlier this year, as a way to learn from others and start my own technical blog.

I absolutely love DEV, the community is superb. Almost everyone here is friendly, informative about something, and/or looking to collaborate.

I also really enjoy the listings section, as it gives you a great chance to meet new developers.

Thanks for maintaining such an awesome site!

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TheDevXInitiative

Hi everyone,

We are the DevX Initiative bought to you by the Blockchain project Concordium.

The DevX Initiative is a support program for developers who want to grow in the Rust Ecosystem.

devxinitiative.org/

We will publish a blog post on here introducing ourselves and our ethos soon. We're looking forward to connecting with you all.

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laidah

Hi, I am QA engineer. I've started my blog here just yesterday but I am full of inspiration and dedication.
This is my way to expose my journey of learning Golang and microservice architecture . Hope I can show that making mistakes and not knowing things - is ok. Tha is the best way to learn.

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AleeCodes

Hi, My name is Alee. I just joined today. As of now I'm trying and struggling to build as many projects as possible and become better.

My portfolio is one of them and soon it will be live. I would love to get ideas and tips from senior devs out here coz I really need it 😅.

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Matt Ellen • Edited on

Welcome to the site. Write a post about your portfolio when it's live and I'm sure people here will be glad to give you ideas.

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Jefferson Soares

hello,

My name is Jefferson Soares, i am web developer, i have experiences in javascript and PHP languages, actualy i working with front-end development using reactjs, sass and design system, in alsome works i am use nextjs, gatsbyjs and graphQL.

I am passionated about web development and how to transform people's lives positively, i’m currently studying TypeScript, NodeJS, TDD, DDD and Server side rendering.

Website: soaresdev.com
Linkedin: linkedin.com/in/jeffersonsjunior/
Github: github.com/jefferson1104

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MozzarellaMonster

Hi there!

I'm a newbie to programming with a huge desire to learn all about Computer Science and game development! I'm currently learning Python and Computer Science through Codecademy.

My dream job is to work on game development and I hope to land a remote developer job soon! I'm also a huge horror fan!

Thanks for reading!

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Slope

As a beginner myself, I hope you get there as well. Good luck on your programming pursuits!

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Evrard

Hello, Iam Evrard, self-educated since 5 years.
I used Java, nodejs and angular and now python from 2years. I like it.

I got here via google. I found the community cool. I wanted to register.

Currently, I work on personnal set of html/css components to speed-up frontend of my projets. if it's not too rotten, I would surely share to the public. I remake almost all components from zero and design new.

So, sorry for my bad english.

;-)

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Brandon Charest

Hello all,

Iv been coding professionally for ~5 years now. I consider myself a lifelong learner and always looking to learn something new.

I have been thinking about the benefits of starting to blog about programming where I can not only share my learning but also things I find useful/interesting. I think this would be a great way to not only increase my own learning but perhaps someone else will find the information useful as well.

DEV seems like a great area to begin and I look forward to meeting the community.

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Wenming Zhou

Hi there 👋, I've just landed 🛬 the DEV community and I'm so excited about the exploration 🧭. It is definitely a great place for me to create and share thoughts 💭 as well as learn from every talent like you 😁!

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Not WYN

I'm a beginner here! Love coding but don't have much experience. Currently, I‘m working in blockchain industry, but not as a developer. Will always keep learning. Please feel free to communicate with me:)

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Kees de Vreugd • Edited on

Good day all,

I wanted to know the difference in performance between set.has() and array.includes() in JavaScript and Google was kind enough to bring me here.
As I suspected, set.has() is way more performant, if you're interested.

I'm working in the Maritime Industry, responsible for the safe operation and technical integrity of 20+ seagoing vessels.
Writing code, creating and learning algorithms, is my hobby (almost an unhealthy passion) and although I'm getting quite proficient in JavaScript and just started to learn Python, I still consider myself a noob. Still having difficulties wrapping my head around generators, go figure.
So, I'm sorry to say, I won't be able to contribute much. Just eager to learn as much as possible. You look like a friendly bunch to me, so I'm sure I'm forgiven.

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Mage

Hey DEV community!

Mage is an AI tool built for developers. We'd love to engage with this community and provide any helpful resources along the way.

You can check out some of our blogs on Medium: m.mage.ai
Web: mage.ai

Thanks!

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Tommy DANGerous

Fire!!!!

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Drilon

Drilon here from North Macedonia, im 26 and learning ReactJs

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Khalil Ahmad

Hy,
I am khalil ahmad. And I have basic knowledge of C++, Java and python. And now I am learning web development.

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mtefer

new dev here! I just got around this community because of an article that pop up on my google news, talks about devOps. I went through and read all after that i created account and ended up here.
By the way i am a new Java fullstack developer for one of the biggest banks. On top of that I have good experience in mulesoft.So i am here to learn more.

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DJ BROID JASON BOURNE

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Steve Tomi

Steve here. Am a student, studying Agricultural economics which is totally not connected to programming which makes me a total Noob, sometimes am like "what am I doing here" but the thing is, Programming is something I have learned to love and my interest in this area is ever burning. I would really appreciate every help I can get from articles and answers to my questions as I go part time in coding stuffs.
Thanks

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John Durrant

Hello, I'm John...

I've have been in various Software Engineering and Managerial roles and am currently documenting my thinking about the various factors that make the experience of being a Software Engineer a joyful one, or at least the best it can be.

I'm pulling all of my thinking together into a website which will include protocols for 'People First' Engineering as well as blogs and podcast interviews with Engineers.

I'll be sharing some of my thinking here and am interested in thoughts, feedback and suggestions to improve our collective understanding on how to navigate the 'people' side of Software Engineering.

Website: peoplefirstengineering
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/company/people-first-...
Substack: peoplefirstengineering.substack.com/
Instagram: instagram.com/peoplefirstengineering

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Slope

Hi, I go online by Slope, and I've recently begun properly learning how to program! After picking up some of the basics, I've decided to start working on a project called Onebook (a bookmark manager) to learn more. It's a lot of fun (and headaches), and I hope to continue doing this!

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Mikhail Shchelkunov

Hi,

Mikhail Shchelkunov from Russia. I'm the founder of Flipabit (flipabit.dev)

With Flipabit, you can create your own mobile app for free and without code. Of course, if you know how to code, you can add advanced functionality.

Stack: Qt, QML, JavaScript, Java, Objective-C, C++

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Aderson Bertim

Hello guys, I'm Aderson, from Brazil, learning JS, a fact is the best community and helped me so much in a lot question about devtools, programming languages and i have so glad to making part of this community!!!

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Balint Gyimesi

Hi Everyone,
I’m a SW dev with 20+ years of experience working for medium to very large companies. Haven’t worked for a startup yet but very interested in keeping the “startup culture“ going in any organization. Left Google after almost 10 years for a variety of reasons but the growing overhead and lack of flexibility was certainly part of it. Curious about where this community is headed, so I’m here :)

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beduturgus

Hey, I'm web and cloud developer with 4 years of experience. In the past was quite focused on building things, but recently got interested in community side of software. Looking to share ideas and contribute on topics like node, aws, devOps and engineering in general.