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Coffee Coding Series: Learn How a Mobile App is Built [Video]

By | Apr 15, 2017 at 10:30 am

You’ve probably heard the term “coding” once or twice. But what does it mean? And what does a “web developer” do? Something with the web, sure, but what exactly? Wonder no more. Coffee Coding ‘explains it all. Galvanize has produced a coding series where web…

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CodinGame Makes Learning to Code As Fun As Possible

By | Feb 28, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Gamification has been all the rage in the business world for a few years now. Founders, managers, and everyday entrepreneurs are applying this strategy to everything from customer service to content creation to improve productivity across the board. But while gamification has done wonders for…

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The Simplest Ways Business Owners Can Learn to Code

By | Jan 8, 2017 at 10:30 am

In today’s technology-centric world, even non-technical leaders should learn the basics of coding. If you are running a company that is heavily reliant on technology, I can tell you learning to code is hands-down one of the most valuable skills I have ever acquired. Even if…

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Cedar Rapids

Iowa’s First Tech Accelerator Launches Adult Coding Bootcamp

By | Nov 9, 2016 at 12:50 pm

In the heartland of America, Iowa is known for leading the nomination for the next president of the United State, as well as Hawkeye football, corn, and beef. What many may not know is that it’s also the center of a bubbling startup ecosystem….

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NYC

CUNY Partnership with Revature Leads to Free Coding Bootcamps

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 7:30 pm

The job market is complicated, technology-focused world. Everyone from data analysts to receptionists need to be aware of the latest softwares and platforms in order to keep a company afloat. Unfortunately, there aren’t a lot of affordable programs that allow every day people to gain…

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Miami

Ironhack Churns Out Coders for International Businesses

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 4:40 pm

It’s no secret that the employment landscape is shifting. While college graduates flood the job market and millennials continue to make less than their parents, tech jobs have become the saving grace dwindling economies. The only problem is that you can’t learn this skill…

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One Month Announces Startup Bootcamp Competition

By | Dec 24, 2015 at 10:31 am

There is a startup that exists solely with the mission of arming entrepreneurs with the right education for success. One Month, the first-ever online school for entrepreneurs, provides their students with all of the knowledge needed to start a business in as little as…one month (see what they did…

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Miami

Wyncode Joins NESTA Launch in Support of White House Tech Hire Initiative

By | Mar 12, 2015 at 8:00 am

Wyncode joins nationwide tech education companies to announce the creation of a new trade organization with the mission to establish best practices and create accountability for coding schools. The Miami-based coding school joins App Academy, Dev Bootcamp, Flatiron School, General Assembly, Galvanize, Hackbright Academy, Hack…

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Orlando

Orlando’s Code School Acquired by PluralSight for $36M

By | Feb 2, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Orlando-based computer-programming school, Code School, was bought for $36 million by Utah-based Pluralsight. Code School founder Gregg Pollack said the deal was finalized about two months ago, and that the company will essentially continue operating from Orlando. “I have a computer engineering background,” said Pollack…

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Virginia and Maryland Are the Top States for Programming Jobs [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Jan 7, 2015 at 12:30 pm

This may not come as a surprise to you, but programming is the cool thing to do nowadays. So cool, in fact, that having proficiency in programming was one of the top reasons people got hired for jobs in 2014. And it’s not just popular…

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DC

Women in Tech: Kaylyn Gibilterra from Women Who Code DC

By | Jan 5, 2015 at 8:00 am

The Washington D.C. Metro Area is full of dozens of organizations dedicated to lowering the barrier for women and minorities in tech. DCFemTech, a collective of DC & Metro area women and minority focused organizations is launching a series of interviews with women in…

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11 Questions To Ask Before Hiring a WordPress Developer/Programmer

By | Jan 1, 2015 at 8:20 pm

Developing a website can be compared to solving a jigsaw puzzle. Sometimes the picture looks fine, but when viewed closely, some pieces are not in the right places. A website may function properly for some time, but when a change or any update is…

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Regex: What it is and 3 Sources to Learn More

By | Dec 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Regular expression, also known as regex, regexp or even rational expression, is something that many people might not know but can actually be very useful. regex is a sequence of characters that forms a search pattern or, in more colloquial terms, wildcards on steroids. For…

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The Gift for the One Who Has Everything: Support a Kickstarter

By | Nov 24, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Holiday shopping is about to begin. The ads are everywhere, telling you just how early on Thursday – on Thanksgiving! – you can arrive to battle the Black Friday crowds. Well, don’t do it, I say. Support a Kickstarter on behalf of someone who would think…