Our goal is to deploy a React web app to Firebase by the end of the workshop. We will use Facebook’s create-react-app tool to create the skeleton of our app. It should only take about 30 minutes to install everything below. Install a web development IDE For the workshop, I will be doing everything in […]Read more "React Workshop Installation Notes"
Microservices are one of the hot buzzwords floating around these days, along with the cloud, IoT, and anything as a service. First, let’s explain the term. A microservice is a service with one and only one, very narrowly focused capability that a remote API exposes to the rest of the system. A microservice isn’t a website […]Read more "Microservices with Node & Restify"
I recently passed the AWS Certified Developer – Associate exam. Quite a few of my friends are also planning to take the exam and were curious about what I did to pass. So here is everything I did. Read the Exam Guide Everything begins by reading the exam guide. It will tell you what kind […]Read more "Passing the AWS Certified Developer – Associate Exam"
Kickoff 2017 by learning new web and mobile skills. I’ve been working with the good folks at PeopleSpace in Orange County and the Code District in LA County to provide affordable weekend workshops for busy developers looking to keep their skills current. All of my workshops have been re-written based on feedback from prior sessions. They are […]Read more "Upcoming Weekend Workshops"
A friend of mine asked me an interesting question Friday that I thought I should share. Where did Webpack put my source code? When we build Angular 2 apps using the Angular CLI, Webpack comes pre-configured. So, we don’t exactly know where it is putting things. If you are developing in Chrome and open the developer […]Read more "Where Did Webpack Put My Source Code?"
In order to maximize our time together for learning the MEAN stack, please take care of the following before the workshop. The total time to install of the software should be less than an hour. If you have question please contact me via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Install a web development IDE For the workshop I will […]Read more "Preparing for the MEAN Stack Workshop"