Bootcamp, iOS Development, Lambda School, Projects, Swift

Building an iOS app using an API

Here's my plan to build an app that uses the cocktail DB API which can be found at https://www.thecocktaildb.com/ . I choose this API because it's free, I don't plan on posting this app on the Apple Store so they allow free use for educational purposes. It also has different endpoints and this is great… Continue reading Building an iOS app using an API

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Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 9 & 10

After the super challenge that was our first build week, I thought I could use some relaxing studying but it didn't happen these past two weeks. We jumped right into new content. We got to work on iOS Networking Basics. We got started with closures, followed by a new way of using enums and then… Continue reading Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 9 & 10

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Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 8 – BUILD WEEK 2

I didn't think that I would be able to build my own app while completing only 6 weeks at a bootcamp but I was. I had a great team and together we accomplished so much.

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Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 7 – BUILD WEEK 1

Half of Build Week has gone by and my group and I are pretty close to having a viable MVP product. We can now start adding more features and working on a better UI, UX experience.

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Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 3 & 4

By the end of this sprint I felt like I was walking on a nice paved street when all of a sudden I just fell into a hole and couldn't climb back up. Let me explain what happened. The sprint started off at a good pace we built on what we learned the previous two… Continue reading Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 3 & 4

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iOS Development – Perform Segue

I am a firm believer that to better understand something, you should try to explain it to others. So this is my attempt in explaining the perform segue function. I know the big picture of what it is and what it does, but the inner workings of it had me mystified.

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Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 1 & 2

If you are considering attending a bootcamp, Lambda in particular follow me as I blog about my experience there. I am doing the iOS development course and have just finished my first 2 weeks there. Read to find out how it went.

Bertelsmann Tech Scholarship Challenge, Python, Udacity

Python Functions

Using a function is like writing separate smaller programs that we can then reuse over and over again. I will show you how to create your own python functions.

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Python Control Flow: Loops

Unlike humans who get bored easily, computers are great at repetitive tasks. They do them fast. We have to have an easier way of having a computer do a repetitive task instead of writing the same line of code over and over and over. We use loops to do this.