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Technology encourages creativity, problem solving

In the ever-expanding world of the internet, it is increasingly difficult to keep children away from technology. In this column, featured on the Daily Herald, the author, Misty Ivie, advocates for three helpful strategies she encourages parents to try, instead of banning technology completely. 161 more words

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Little Weatherman (Raspberry Pi)

I check the weather on my phone every morning to find out if I should haul my coat with me on my morning bicycle commute. But why spend all that effort in the 21st century, where technology is cheap and coding is the new knitting (well, kind of…). 139 more words

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Creator's Corner: Will Lam | Programming with Rails | Week Three

Week 3: Deploy Rails!

The last few weeks have been really challenging in that we’re forced to learn at an accelerated pace – all the important parts in a span of 2 weeks or 5 classes. 546 more words

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Instructor Intro: Dr. Susan Sim | Educational Architect

My first job in computers came through serendipity. One summer, I was working as a research assistant to a sociologist. When I came to work in the morning, I would find that many of the lab computers had crashed overnight.  208 more words

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Bro. You like my #selfie??

Hello again!

It’s been a minute since I last posted here, a week and few days to be exact. I knew that if I were to stop posting, I would get off track and head to the deep end again. 304 more words

Student Of The Code

Functional Programming in JavaScript- Currying

Currying is used to transform a function with many parameters to a function with less parameters. This is accomplished by binding some arguments of the main function so it can be reused when the function is called again. 170 more words

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