Weekend Update: July 25, 2015 – JS, User Stories, Projects

It’s been a busy couple of weeks! I finally finished JavaScript: the Good Parts. I got some good insight into some of the better ways to use JS and how to not use the bad parts. I’m adding the book Eloquent JavaScript and the CodeSchool course JavaScript Best Practices to my JS learning track. Haven’t been using much JS at work lately but...

Chris Bryant / July 25, 2015 / career development, comic books, javascript, programming, updates / 0 Comments

Resuming a Career

About 15 years ago, I started working as a web developer. I taught myself some HTML, picked up some JavaScript and ASP, did some projects using PHP and MySQL. CSS was just coming into use, the mobile web was implemented with WML and WAP, and Web 2.0 was emerging. I worked for a handful of small web hosting and internet...

Chris Bryant / July 12, 2015 / career development, computer science, education, programming / 0 Comments

Making Progress

So I started this blog, and haven’t yet got into a habit of posting regularly, but I’m going to change that. Of course, any new undertaking takes time. A lot of them fall to the wayside. Everyone has stalled or abandoned projects, or grand plans that never quite get anywhere. I think the thing to do is: just start. Yeah,...

Chris Bryant / April 28, 2015 / career development, education, programming, writing / 0 Comments