Archive for the ‘Thoughts’ Category

Doing it Wrong with Git

April 10th, 2013 2 Comments

This post is for people who have used git before, but aren’t really sure what they can do besides push/pull. If you have never used version control, I would definitely recommend git! Here is a simple NetTuts tutorial for getting set up. Git Phobia I frequently hear people say they “don’t use git, but should,” [...]

7 Things to Know Before You Start Learning Objective-C

February 7th, 2013 4 Comments

I recently started taking a class on Software Development for Mobile devices. Naturally we started with iOS development, but I was surprised to find myself appalled at the look and feel of Objective-C. After all, I love all of my Apple products. What the heck is up with this hideous language? Over time, Objective-C has [...]

Things I Am Absolutely Going to Do in 2013

January 2nd, 2013 1 Comment

Here is an ambitious list of things I am absolutely 100%, for realsies going to do this year. Seriously. Write at least 50 blog posts. Learn the crap out of JavaScript. Watch this video series on Code Igniter. Build my first major project in a PHP framework (probably Code Igniter). Build at least 10 games [...]

Has it really been 7 months?

May 17th, 2012 4 Comments

Here’s what I’ve been up to, for anyone listening out there. November-December: Mom’s 60th birthday bash, my first niece (Fallyn!) was born, Thanksgiving in NYC, Christmas in Chicago. January-March: Data structures class, Website for Real Estate Agent and local restaurant April: Hawaii! May: Trying to get into some PHP and maybe some android development. Also, [...]

Halloween Costumes and Web Design

October 29th, 2011 No Comments

I have to admit, I’m a little bit Halloween obsessed. I usually start planning my Halloween costume in July, and as soon as October hits, begin most conversations with “So what are you being for Halloween??”. What does this have to do with web design? Hold on, I’m getting there! I recently started another blog [...]