Git your differences settled

Published: 2017-03-17

Dealing with git merge conflicts and trying to figure out which side of ======== was the new code vs old code is a huge pain the ass. So big, that I'm sure it's not just me that dislikes dealing with… Read more

n00b News- CSS Only Sticky Footer

Published: 2016-09-08

Warning: Internet version 10+ only. I've started adding a footer to my Origin Code Academy projects that links to my Github, LinkedIn, and webdev website. I'm used to having a sticky footer done for… Read more

What I Wish I Knew Before Programming Bootcamp

Published: 2016-08-29

Since this blog is aimed at future students of programming bootcamps (maybe Origin Code Academy), I figured I'd go backwards in time a little and write about what the bare necessities are before… Read more

Proper hardware

Published: 2016-08-12

New monitor day! There was a spare monitor up for grabs at class today so I grabbed it. We all come to class with just a laptop (though some more dedicated or experienced souls brought their own… Read more

Student Attrition

Published: 2016-08-11

We've had our first dropouts this week. That's not true, we had some the first day- but 4 never showed up (paraphrase: ( text: Origin Code Academy's) founder Jeff said that… Read more

End of the Day, End of the Week

Published: 2016-08-07

Well hot damn, that was a hell of a first week at Origin Code Academy. As one of the students with some previous experience, I became the unofficial teaching assistant. I finally know what my old CTO… Read more

n00b News- Adding Texture to your Site

Published: 2016-08-04

The first week at Origin Code Academy is mostly focused on JavaScript basics. A lot of our first projects look very much the same, especially once our teacher introduces CSS frameworks to us… Read more

My First Day at Origin Code Academy

Published: 2016-08-01

Strap in, this will be a long one. I remember from grade school that first days are usually an intoxicating mix of excitement and anxiety. I'd have thought that being 30 would put me past that, but… Read more