http://www.castig.org Teacher at One Month. Faculty at Columbia University where I teach Digital Literacy. I write about coding, the internet, and social impact.

       



196 Stories by Chris Castiglione

Node vs. Django

As someone looking to get into backend development, you might find yourself wondering whether you should choose Django or Node as your framework. In...
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My Honest Review of Fullstack Academy

Buddy Galletti is One Month alumni turned FullStack Academy student. He’s currently enrolled in their 24 week online Bootcamp where he’s learning Node.js, JavaScript,...
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How I Got Hired at GitHub

​Joel Califa is a professional problem solver. He’s a successful designer, developer, team leader, and overall self-proclaimed generalist. His current role is as Senior...
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Why Product Managers Learn to Code

Why are product managers learning to code? This week I chat with product manager (and self-taught programmer) Irma Mesa (@_justirma) about why and how...
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The One Coding Trick that Everyone Should Learn

Everything on the web can be edited in real-time. These days, most people understand the concept of “photoshopped” images (aka. edited, or enhanced images),...
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Should I Launch an MVP? Or Code it Myself?

I’ve built a lot of websites that no one has ever visited.😭 I’ve seen clients spend $10,000 to build a website, and then afterward,...
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What is React, and why should I learn it?

What is React? ReactJS is an open-source JavaScript library developed by Facebook, which is used for building user interfaces – specifically for something known...
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What is Digital Literacy?

Brett Martin (Charge Ventures) and I both teach different semesters of the Digital Literacy for Decision Makers course at Columbia University Business School. In...
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Hot Wallet vs. Cold Storage

  Can you explain the difference between a Hot Wallet and Cold Storage? Hot wallet refers to any cryptocurrency wallet that is connected to the internet....
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