Code, Shiny Things, and Other Random Shit I Like

jamesreinknecht.com

React Is Badass, and Apple hates your garbage app.

AKA: Stop being cheap, don’t hire dubious overseas developers. If your app sucks because it was written in a template by a Mud Farmer in East Elbonia, They will kill it, because you are ruining the App Store one crappy app at a time.

https://insights.dice.com/2017/12/12/apple-killing-terrible-apps/

When will companies realize that offshore development rarely, if ever pays off?

In other news: I’m working through my Udemy course on React, and the further I get the more I love. I was inspired by this young lady’s Medium articles:

https://medium.com/@lydiahallie/advice-from-a-19-y-o-girl-software-developer-88737bcc6be5

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/successfully-teaching-yourself-how-to-code-f6aac23db44a

TL;DR:

Get off your ass. Try and do 2 hours of a training course every day. Udemy stuff is cheap as nuts. Why not learn it?

Here is the course I am working through right now:

https://www.udemy.com/react-the-complete-guide-incl-redux/learn/v4/overview