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Weekly readings 02/28/17

TOOLS OF THE TRADE: Computer Science Distilled, Chapter 2: Complexity: https://css-tricks.com/computer-science-distilled-chapter-2-complexity/ Check Out Our New Guide to Learning JavaScript: https://code.tutsplus.com/articles/check-out-our-new-guide-to-learning-javascript–cms-28187 Top JavaScript Frameworks & Topics to Learn in 2017: https://medium.com/javascript-scene/top-javascript-frameworks-topics-to-learn-in-2017-700a397b711 Not An Imposter: Fighting Front-End Fatigue: https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2016/11/not-an-imposter-fighting-front-end-fatigue/ JavaScript: 2016 in … Continue reading

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Best reads – Archive

I’ve decided to start a collection of my favorite weekly readings – some I tweet, but I’d like to manage these references so I can return and read them. This first entry is an archive of previous readings/links/tutorials that I’ve … Continue reading

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Create a form where “Submit” appears only when user agrees to all terms

I saw several scripts that allowed the “Submit” button to appear when one check box was checked, and modified it to appear only when ALL check boxes were checked. It’s a pretty simple change. Javascript $(function () { var $checks … Continue reading

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Smells like affordable education

Sweet!!! Check out the jQuery Summit November 19.

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Running up that hill

After my very first ever Flash class, this is my masterpiece. I’d describe it as “quaint.” Click on the image to behold it’s full majesty. 😉

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Get your Tuts over here

I just joined the TUTS+ network. It really is a total steal. $9/month or $78/year for a wealth of great web tutorials for me to geek out over. I mean, the former is the equivalent of your lunchtime bistro sandwich … Continue reading

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Getting to code all about you

I have neglected you blog for too long now. It’s autumn – my favorite season along with 95% of the population. Why is it my favorite season? I am not entirely sure – perhaps it only boils down the the … Continue reading

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A.S./B.S./C.S. Update

So, the unfortunate drawback of being spontaneous is sometimes that you have to accommodate those that plan ahead! (ahem) The C programming class I was interested in at SMC was full, as were it’s alternatives. As much as I like … Continue reading

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Smells like academia…again.

So I registered at Santa Monica the other day and have enrolled in one class thus far which is part of the CS curriculum. I was initially jazzed about taking the C programming class, as it is a prerequisite to … Continue reading

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How valuable is that B.S.? Part III

Third installment via The Enfranchised Mind What good is a CS degree? Published by Brian There’s been a lot of nattering about the usefulness, or lack thereof, of a college-level CS degree to a programmer. The most recent of which … Continue reading

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