First off, apologies for the title of this blog post. This week was a bit manic. I’ve spent a lot of time gyming and preparing for my trip to New Zealand at the end of the month on top of everything else, I’ve found that trying to continue my current learning plan was a bit much. I’m still working on a routine that works for … Continue reading This Week in Dev #5 – format = Time.new
Things are starting to pick up, I’ve been working through my Ruby materials and gearing myself up for Makers. So how did I get on this week? Stand up meeting (progress from last week) Continue work on Hashes and Arrays in Ruby I’m moving this task under the work I’m going to do following the Well-Grounded Rubyist book. It’ll save me having to work on … Continue reading This Week In Dev #3 – The Ruby and Maths work continues!
The preparation continues for Makers Academy and I’ve been working at it slowly but surely. I’ve been working on a couple of things this week so let’s get to it Stand up (progress from last week) In last week’s post, I set myself some goals to try and quick-start my learning. This is how I got on. Be more comfortable using Hashes and Arrays in … Continue reading This Week in Dev #2 – First Open Source Contribution!
In preparation for my Makers Academy adventure, I was planning to hit the ground running with smashing my Ruby learning, blogging my progress like a Wannabe Coder/Tech Evangelist and hit the gym 5 times a week. Then the flu struck! EVERY YEAR I SAY ‘YEAH NOT KEEN ON GETTING A FLU SHOT’ THEN THIS SHIT HAPPENS!!! Anyway, after loading up on Lemsip and a couple … Continue reading This Week In Dev #1
In more exciting news, I’ve just been accepted into the Makers Academy bootcamp starting in the June Cohort. Situated in Shoreditch London, Makers is a intensive coding bootcamp that aims to take students from beginners and turn them into junior developers in 12 weeks. Judging by their website, days last from 9am till 7pm and there are challenges and work to do over weekends. The … Continue reading New Journey with Makers Academy