If you apply for a programming job, you may be asked to complete a take home code challenge, “pair program” with another developer, and/or sketch out some code on a whiteboard. A lot has been said of the validity and fairness of these tactics, but, company ethics aside, what if you just need a job? […]
With a background in Psychology, Computer Science and Cybersecurity, Art Direction & Design, Chanelle Henry has an intense passion for problem-solving and creating methodologies; helping outline, encourage, and propel the UX Process. Currently serving as a Director of User Experience at Bluewolf, she uses creative and innovative solutions to execute ideas to consult with everyone […]
– I built a course to get your first job in web development, or upgrade from Junior to mid-level. How to be a successful ruby on rails developer, and how to overcome the advanced beginner syndrome. We also discuss how to be more like Aaron Patterson as a developer. And TRUST ME, we all could […]
The future of online learning will be determined by our comprehension of its challenges and opportunities. From lessons learned to ongoing data-driven educational experiments, how are we thinking differently today—now that we know what we know? Sanjay Sarma, (Moderator); Vice President for Open Learning, MIT Susan Singer, Division Director, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science […]
Interested in finding out what REST really is, why it matters and its comparison to SOAP web services? Join our Google Developer Expert, Eugene Mutai, as he takes us through why REST really matters. Google Developers Africa is our new community for Developers in Africa – to connect, share ideas, learn about events and ask […]
How to use Heroku CI Parallel to save time. Heroku CI quick start: Heroku CI Parallel Test Runs Beta: How to split tests in a dynamic way across parallel CI nodes with knapsack_pro Queue Mode and how it works: Learn more about optimal test suite parallelisation:
Learn how to continually measure and optimize the performance and availability of your Java, .NET and Ruby on Rails applications. Understand how you can quickly locate and rectify common performance issues such as CPU spike, memory leaks, slow database calls, etc.
In this video Alessandro Rodi shows how to use Hot Module Reloading in Rails to speed up our frontend development process.