All Posts

Building APIs

API stands for Application Programming Interface, and it’s one way for applications to communicate and share information with each other.

written in APIs, Rails, Tutorial Read on →

Practice Makes Perfect

This post originally appeared on the Blue Box blog

Contrary to popular belief, there is no such thing as “on the job training.” The skills that differentiate senior and lead developers from the herd don’t come from sheer number hours spent simply doing the job. You will pick up a lot of exposure to concepts, techniques, and processes that way, but without focused, deliberate practice, you’re just spinning your wheels.

written in Career, Education, Training Read on →