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

Updates for the Week: July 13, 2015

I didn’t get as much done last week as I wanted, but I did make some good progress. I finished JavaScript Road Trip Part 3 on CodeSchool, which really pairs well with Javascript: The Good Parts. They both get into some concepts and features beneficial to developers who have a basic level of experience and want to dive deeper and gain a better understanding of...

Chris Bryant / July 14, 2015 / amazon, blogging, education, javascript, programming, updates / 0 Comments

Programming Plans for the Week: July 6, 2015

Finish reading Javascript: The Good Parts Finish JavaScript Road Trip 3 on CodeSchool. I really enjoy the CodeSchool courses. They have several great free courses plus you can get the first month of the paid version for $9 and take as many courses as you want! Finish the blog post I started like a month ago, and planned on posting last...

Chris Bryant / July 6, 2015 / computer science, programming, updates / 0 Comments

Weekend Update: July 3, 2015

Things I plan on doing this weekend Learn how to write Alexa Skills for the Amazon Echo. I got an invite and ordered mine a couple of months ago, then received it earlier this week,. It’s a lot of fun and definitely useful, but I think it will be really great once Amazon allows 3rd party skills via the app. I...

Chris Bryant / July 3, 2015 / beer, comic books, hobbies, programming, updates, writing / 0 Comments