Programming

Ruby vs. Python: What’s the Difference?

Which is better Ruby or Python? I’ve used both Ruby and Python in my work — and while they’re similar, they’re also different in...
Mattan Griffel
3 min read

Swift Tutorial: Optionals for Beginners

Swift Optionals Optionals are a powerful feature of the Swift programming language. They can be difficult to understand and use effectively. Let’s review the...
Chris Castiglione
4 min read

The Best Text Editors for Beginners

What text editor should I use? What is a text editor, and why does it matter which one I use? Text editors are programs that...
Chris Castiglione
6 min read

What is iOS Development?

Swift is the language used to make apps for iPhone, iPad, and Mac OSX (desktop) apps. Why Swift? Well, You don’t really have a...
Chris Castiglione
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What is Web Security?

Key Takeaways Web security is protecting your website from hackers before it gets broken into. If you’re a web security expert, you have the following...
Chris Castiglione
48 sec read

Why You Should Learn jQuery Before JavaScript

I’ve put in over 200+ hours teaching HTML, CSS and JavaScript in the classroom. With each new class of incoming students inevitably someone will...
Chris Castiglione
1 min read

Some People Say Ruby Is Too Complex for Beginners…

Is Ruby the right programming language for beginners? One of the biggest criticisms I hear lobbed against learning Ruby as a beginner language is...
Chris Castiglione
3 min read

3 Ways to Know If A Developer Is Good

If you don’t necessarily have a technical background and you’re thinking about bringing in a developer, how do you assess them? How do you...
Mattan Griffel
3 min read

Refactoring: Stop Worrying and Code, You Can Fix It…

Do you write perfect code on the first try? When a writer decides to produce a novel they don’t sit down and plunk out perfect...
Chris Castiglione
2 min read