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re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work? Nov 12
Ha! My thoughts exactly! 😂
re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work? Nov 12
No worries, my kids make sure that I forget about work with...
re: Multi-cursor in Visual Studio Code Nov 11
Wow, thanks for these, they will definitely come in handy! ...
re: Advice on .ly domains. Nov 1
I thought it was a reference to the DEV.TOgether stickers? ...
re: Did you earn your Hacktoberfest t-shirt? Oct 31
Order placed an shipping confirmation received :)
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 19
Ask and ye shall receive :) I'll see if I have time over t...
re: dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego Oct 18
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week Oct 17
What a great idea!
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 17
Yeah, a plugin is just a JavaScript file that gets run when...
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 17
Thanks!
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 17
Lol now that you mention it, when I envisioned the function...
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 17
Oh, the pleasure was mine 😀
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 16
😂 No, I made it Al Da'as Atzmi, though I'm sure Reb Munro ...
re: Explain XKCD To Me Oct 16
Thanks! Let me know how it works for you...
re: Collaboration on Open Source Projects: What Works and What Doesn't? Oct 15
Don't have anything to add, but I'm looking forward to watc...
re: How's your Hacktoberfest progress? Oct 10
Where do you see your progress? I can't find it anywhere on...
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases? Oct 9
Wish I remembered... :(
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases? Oct 9
Yup! I was really impressed when I heard that. If I ever g...
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases? Oct 9
I had a friend who went to a bootcamp (sorry I don't rememb...
re: Announcement from the DEV Community Founders ❤️ Oct 4
This is awesome! Can't wait to see what's in store as you g...
re: I'm planning to ditch my MacBook and move away from laptop computing Aug 31
Wow! I started thinking that I'm the only developer without...
re: Stop! Don't blindly take that coding challenge. Aug 27
Hmm I wonder why... 🤔
re: What are common myths about software careers? Aug 15
re: What are common myths about software careers? Aug 15
I heard some developers still believe tabs are better than ...
re: What is your ideal coding hour? Aug 10
Night after the kids are in bed. So 10 pm until...
re: Learning Code While Working a Full Time Job Aug 10
This is great! I also learned to code while still keeping ...
re: Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source Aug 10
It's here. Can't say I get what the commenter got so excit...
re: Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source Aug 9
:runs to look up the spec for Comment#id_code_generated: 🤣
re: If DEV were an acronym, what would it stand for? Aug 3
So... DEV Engaging Virtually? 😈
re: Why Your Technical Blogs Belong On Dev.to Aug 2
Awesome post! I started off on Medium as well and I still ...
re: What Defines a "Junior" Developer? 🤷🏻‍♀️ Jul 29
I like the way @rkoutnik defined it during his talk on dev....
re: Mobile remote toolkit Jul 20
Great list! I'd add a wireless mouse (and maybe keyboard i...
re: Pets in the remote workplace Jul 20
One of my favorite parts of working remote is getting to se...
re: What will you want to read? Jul 20
It depends, when I just come to dev.to because I want to re...
re: The Introvert's Guide to Tech Conferences Jul 19
Thanks! As an introvert who's just starting to attend more...
re: Why I love hiring Junior engineers Jul 17
Amen 🙌🏻
re: The dev.to codebase will go open-source on August 8 Jul 11
🙌
re: I've noticed a lot of improvement in error messages across several libraries lately, is this Elm's influence? Jul 8
I've heard a few great talks on the topic of improving erro...
re: Changelog: Mentor Matchmaking! Jul 6
This is amazing! Thanks @jess
re: Can't get engineering interviews? Try the side door. Jul 3
+1 for Twitter! I only became active once I started learni...
re: I was billed for 14k USD on Amazon Web Services 😱 Jul 3
Wow! Scary story! To GitHub's credit, I know that if they ...
re: Explain ORM oneToMany, manyToMany relation like I'm five Jun 29
One to many: For example a blog post and comments. Every ...
re: What good habits are you trying to adopt? Jun 27
Not reaching for my phone when I'm around my family. I'm a...
re: A Slow Death by For Loops Jun 26
Unfortunately, sometimes those decisions are made for you b...
re: Web Caching Explained by Buying Milk at the Supermarket Jun 26
Wow! Great analogy!
re: Follow Friday! (v2) Jun 22
Okay, at this point it's getting creepy... 😜 Kidding. Ben ...
re: Follow Friday! (v2) Jun 22
I try to blog on a beginner level about many different cool...
re: What are some good questions for a "State of the Web" survey? Jun 20
The results should be interesting. I don't mind taking an ...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 19
But that would make for a much shorter blog post... 😉
re: Technology Must Know When to Say "I Don't Know" Jun 18
I used to teach third grade. I used to love when a kid as...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta) Jun 18
There already is a "public" room where anyone can interact,...
re: What are your programming blogs? Jun 18
I may be biased but I like my blog RabbiOnRails.io. I try ...
re: The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week Jun 18
Look ma, I'm famous! 😄
re: Technology Must Know When to Say "I Don't Know" Jun 17
This is a bug in many humans as well. The quality I respec...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta) Jun 15
That is true, didn't think of it from that perspective. Th...
re: Changelog: Announcing DEV Connect! (Beta) Jun 14
Whoa! This is awesome! I like the mutual follow requiremen...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 13
in that case, see some of the other clever comments to the ...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 12
Ruby has it as a function 😉 ruby-doc.org/core-1.8.7/Intege...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 12
😂 Though if I asked you for all the odd numbers up to 100 ...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 12
💯 In general, I would say optimize for developer time over...
re: What The For Loop? Jun 12
Thanks!
re: What The For Loop? Jun 12
True. That's the problem with many of these technical inte...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In Jun 12
Lol yeah, I happened to know that answer. You can see the ...
re: What do you think about interactive resumes? Jun 10
They're a nice gimmick and pretty cool, but pretty useless ...
re: Besides me, Who else Uses Windows for coding? Jun 4
My current work uses the WAMP stack (Windows, Apache, MySQL...
re: Explain GitHub Like I'm Five Jun 4
GitHub is like Instagram but for code, if Instagram let oth...
re: Developer recruitment: how to read job adverts May 22
Ugh, my CTO is now expecting me to take on web design tasks...
re: Why do employers check job candidates' GitHub profiles? May 18
Do they? I always hear that, but in about a year of interv...
re: The best Easter Egg you ever did leave May 13
Not much of an easter egg, but all of my projects write my ...
re: What hobby/skill do you wish you pursued more regularly? May 7
Flying. I love anything aviation and always dreamed of bei...
re: A recruiter sends you a job proposal with "URGENT" in the subject. What do you think and how do you respond? May 2
Math FTW!!!!
re: Stop! Don't blindly take that coding challenge. May 2
So true! My breaking point came after doing a code challen...
re: First Ever DEV Contest: Build a Realtime App with Pusher May 2
Unicorn included?
re: First Ever DEV Contest: Build a Realtime App with Pusher May 1
$250 at the DEV.to shop, that's enough to buy every item on...
re: First Ever DEV Contest: Build a Realtime App with Pusher May 1
Oooohhh, now to come up with an idea... 🤔
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 26
Point taken.
re: How do I get experience when I have no experience? Apr 22
Great suggestions on where to get some experience. I just ...
re: On Becoming a Technical Writer Apr 20
Thanks! For someone with his first interview for a Technic...
re: I’m Ben and I am a Rails developer Apr 17
Ruby Conferences will do that to you. I was at RubyConf la...
re: What's your favorite useless repo/package/website/etc? Apr 16
nocode hackertyper is fun for showing off to your friends ...
re: What's your favorite useless repo/package/website/etc? Apr 16
Yup, came to post activate-power-mode :)
re: Your Questions Are Dumb; Ask Them Anyway Apr 15
Great post! There's a Talmudic proverb that says "One who ...
re: Write a function that outputs a pleasant text color hex given a background color hex Apr 13
This is when I need the 🤔 reaction back... 😂
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 13
Yes, when a newbie comes to me and they are all discouraged...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 13
Yes, I noticed the article was written by a woman, and if I...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 13
Wow. So you see a study that seems to imply that women dea...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 12
...they are not only being accused of creating a hostile e...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 12
And a fine job the lot of you did! Though I wouldn't class...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 12
If Stack Overflow isn't for junior and mid level Devs I do...
re: Advanced devs and beginner devs can co-exist harmoniously. It's not rocket science. Apr 12
Thanks for this post. I used to think the toxicity of SO w...
re: What do you do on a daily basis for your job? Apr 11
Web Developer: Field incoming tickets with bug reports/fe...
re: Add SMS Notifications to Your Rails App Using Twilio Apr 10
Awesome! Let me know if it's helpful.
re: Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech Apr 8
Thanks for this post. And some of the comments just serve t...
re: Is coding a work-for-free popularity contest? Apr 5
Yeah, it's a tough one. While it looks like the industry i...
re: Better passwords in Ruby applications with the Pwned Passwords API Apr 4
There's the coolest gem ever!
re: Changelog: Suggested follows on onboarding! Mar 30
Phew, was wondering where that came from. Guess I gotta ge...
re: How to Find Your Mentor Mar 29
This is excellent! People think mentorship has to be this ...
re: Blogging as a Developer Mar 28
Also worth noting that dev.to allows you to use a canonical...
re: Why doesn't CSS move faster (like JavaScript)? Mar 28
I think the underlying question is not why is CSS moving sl...
re: Smooshing JavaScript Mar 27
That is a really cool logo! I'll have to visit someday :)
re: I'm developing software and I don't Google any more. Mar 26
Welcome to the Duck side! I switched a few months ago and ...
re: What did you do in the first quarter of this year? Mar 26
Mainly VSCode
re: What did you do in the first quarter of this year? Mar 26
I started a new job. Got more comfortable with PHP. Fixed...
re: What are some fundamentals of security every developer should understand? Mar 25
GitHub is pretty good with that, if they detect that one of...
re: [PoC] Partially random passwords: or how to protect users passwords from keyloggers with partially random passwords Mar 22
All the attacker has to do is wait for the person to log in...
re: Explain MVC like I'm five Mar 18
I wrote a blog post to explain it using a great analogy: We...
re: Smooshing JavaScript Mar 12
I just liked the visual of two arrays getting zipped togeth...
re: Smooshing JavaScript Mar 11
Yeah, I met Sean Griffin and his Ruby at rubyconf last year...
re: Smooshing JavaScript Mar 11
Yeah, I heard Ruby learned a lot from Perl so followed the ...
re: Smooshing JavaScript Mar 11
I'm all for adorable names. One of my favorite Ruby method...
re: Why are you NOT worried about the robot apocalypse? Mar 9
Because the more intelligent AI becomes, the more it will b...
re: Deploy your app with Heroku Mar 8
Yup, my entire portfolio (including my portfolio site itsel...
re: What's your dream job? Mar 6
Yup, sounds just like the type of toxic work culture I'd li...
re: What's your dream job? Mar 5
Waiting to find it first 😉
re: What's your dream job? Mar 5
A job at a company with a strong remote-first philosophy th...
re: Can I see your terminal? Mar 1
The // ♥ is the default prompt in Flatiron School's IDE (a ...
re: How would you go about resigning as a Junior Developer? Mar 1
but the one thing that keeps me held up is the thought of ...
re: Nothing in Software Development is Obvious Feb 26
Telling someone something is obvious is a lot less fun than...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In Feb 22
I had an interviewer on a tech interview ask me why manhole...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In Feb 21
I'll be looking out...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In Feb 21
...We've recently tweaked our interview process to be a bi...
re: Describe the Best Interview You've Been In Feb 21
My favorite ones were the ones that felt more like a conver...
re: Building a Command-Line Interface with Ruby Feb 20
Ahh, I remember my first project with Flatiron. The sinki...
re: What's your best dev pick-up line? Feb 15
Wanna run sudo mount --bind on my system?
re: What's your best dev pick-up line? Feb 8
Me: hey, we should go out sometime. Them: (hesitating a bi...
re: A Candid Look at My First Day as a Developer Dec 31 '17
Thanks for writing this up! As someone who will be startin...
re: 5 Unusual Test Questions I Got While Interviewing for Web Dev Roles Dec 29 '17
lol, some great replies there!
re: 5 Unusual Test Questions I Got While Interviewing for Web Dev Roles Dec 29 '17
Once saw someone tweet that they'd respond to such a questi...
re: How to receive and respond to text messages in Ruby with Hanami and Twilio Nov 29 '17
I can't say I understood enough of what's going on to be ab...
re: How to receive and respond to text messages in Ruby with Hanami and Twilio Nov 29 '17
It was awesome! Got the SMS app running. One small hitch:...
re: How to receive and respond to text messages in Ruby with Hanami and Twilio Nov 29 '17
Thanks for this! I've been looking for a chance to take Han...
re: How does it feel to be a junior developer Nov 27 '17
Thanks! :)
re: How does it feel to be a junior developer Nov 23 '17
Awesome article! Gives me confidence as I'm working on get...
re: What does a thinking face mean in dev.to? Nov 19 '17
I generally use the thinking face on dev.to to indicate tha...
re: Resumé++ Nov 3 '17
I have a Markdown resume pinned to my GitHub profile.
re: Epic code comments Oct 30 '17
I added my contact info and my picture in ASCII art to my p...
re: Parenthetically Speaking Oct 28 '17
Thanks for sharing!
re: Parenthetically Speaking Oct 27 '17
Yup, that's what my algorithm basically does :)
re: The Privilege Of Learning Oct 25 '17
True, it's definitely easier today than the days when compu...
re: The Privilege Of Learning Oct 25 '17
Thanks for that Adam. While hard work can't be discounted...
re: The Privilege Of Learning Oct 25 '17
That is true, we should make education more accessible to A...
re: The Privilege Of Learning Oct 25 '17
We all have this bias where we feel like our success is des...
re: The Privilege Of Learning Oct 24 '17
Thank you! blog.yechiel.me :)
re: What do you Google EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. and never just memorize? Oct 19 '17
CSS attributes Rails generators ActiveRecord queries Synta...
re: You can now display your most awesome GitHub repos on your DEV profile Oct 16 '17
Great feature! It seems like it's only pulling in the firs...
re: It’s All In The Timing: Timing Attacks For Dummies Oct 16 '17
I don't know the technical answer with 100% certainty, but ...
re: It’s All In The Timing: Timing Attacks For Dummies Oct 16 '17
Someone mentioned the lock-picking analogy to me on Twitter...
re: Get Your (Fizz)Buzz On Oct 2 '17
Oh wow! I was NOT expecting a COBOL solution ;) Guess that...
re: Get Your (Fizz)Buzz On Oct 2 '17
Nice, I never thought of scaling it in that direction. I l...
re: Rails: Radio Buttons In Nested Forms Sep 14 '17
At that makes more sense :)
re: Beginning The Coding Job Search Sep 14 '17
Great rundown! Thanks for putting this together and sharing...
re: Rails: Radio Buttons In Nested Forms Sep 14 '17
I'm not seeing that. According to the documentation the se...
re: Rails: Radio Buttons In Nested Forms Sep 12 '17
Hope it was helpful.
re: Digging Up Old Gems Jul 18 '17
Yeah, maybe unreliable wasn't the best term to use. I guess...
re: De-Bloating My Developer Portfolio Jul 14 '17
Great piece! Makes me feel better about my minimalist portf...
re: What was your most frustrating experience dealing with "non-technical" people? Jun 14 '17
Relative newbie here, one of the more frustrating things fo...
re: What was your most frustrating experience dealing with "non-technical" people? Jun 14 '17
Spinning your chair can fix a surprising number of problems...
re: Welcome to the MVC Restaurant Jun 9 '17
Glad I could help! Separation of concerns is so important!
re: Am I still a Junior Developer? Jun 9 '17
I like the irony of how Juniors are afraid to ask while Mid...
re: Welcome to the MVC Restaurant Jun 8 '17
As a relative beginner myself I don't know how much insight...
re: Welcome to the MVC Restaurant Jun 8 '17
Thank you!
re: Testing The Waters Jun 5 '17
Exactly! I have nothing but praise for Flatiron's curriculu...
re: I Clicked On A Facebook Scam To See What Would Happen Jun 5 '17
Once in a while I reply to the email scammers claiming to w...
re: What are your favorite non-programming books? Jan 16 '17
If I was stuck reading only one book for the rest of my lif...
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