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Top 5 Tips for Newbie Programmers

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“Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently” - (probably) Henry Ford What an ominous way to start a blog post, talking about failure! But let’s be real: “Understand and accept that... READ MORE

RSpec 3 Cheatsheet

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This is a quick and dirty reference guide to the absolute basics of RSpec 3. My experience has been that beginner programmers don’t get enough practice with testing, and that a lot of... READ MORE

How To Be More Than A Stereotype

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When I was 11 years old I saw a news story about a controversy generated by the new talking Barbie doll. The uproar was caused by one of Barbie’s lines: “Math class is... READ MORE