Computer Science

Learning API design

If like me, you are embarking on a new learning journey on the topic of API design and development, and you have no idea where to start. Don’t stress I have got you covered.  Here are some resources I have used to get going, it’s a mix of videos and Read more…

By Manny, ago
JavaScript

Async HTTP Requests

Working with the web you will have to at some point get some data from some where. You might like to call an API. Here is an example of a classic XML HTTP request. There are more modern ways of retrieving data, like using fetch() api, thats cool… I will Read more…

By Manny, ago
Computer Science

fizzbuzz – JavaScript

Fizzbuzz Programme, is a program that prints the numbers from 1 to 100. For the multiples of three print “Fizz” instead of the number and for the multiples of five print “Buzz”. For numbers which are multiples of both three and five print “FizzBuzz”

By Manny, ago
Podcast

My favourite podcasts

I love podcasts, I’m addicted for sure here is a list of some of my favourites. If you have any cool podcasts please share in the comments below, thanks. ZADevChat https://zadevchat.io/ Za Dev chat is local South African series where Kenneth Kalmer and friends div into the technicalities of software engineering. I was Read more…

By Manny, ago
JavaScript

Reverse a string algorithm with JavaScript

Ever wondered how many different ways you can write a reverse string algorithm in JavaScript? You can use a combination of helper methods built into JavaScript: split(”); The split method separates the string into substrings, which are separated by a given separator. The separator can be a blank space, comma or Read more…

By Manny, ago
JavaScript

JavaScript map array helper method

Map is used when you want to modify data in some list or array and return a new modified array from that original array. I’m really enjoying cryptocurrency and all the fanfare that comes with it, so let’s use an array of crypto prices in our code example. Let’s: iterate Read more…

By Manny, ago