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I'm actually going to stick with TypeScript, but learn it to a more in-depth level. I use TypeScript for my Angular projects, but I would like to be able to also create Node APIs in TypeScript. So that's what I'm looking to learn in 2019
Going deeper is always a good decision!
Same here, @stephenradams
. TypeScript is amazing :-)
My challenge for 2019: 100% TDD
Go is awesome! It was my first new language 2018. I made a game-prototype with it, and some smaller programs like a favicon-to-ascii-converter.
Also, end of last year I did a bit Elixir, and really liked what I saw! Did some advent-of-codes with it and went through Dave Thomas' course. Let's see if I'll have a use-case someday.
2019: Swift, Math/CS-Fundamentals, maybe Elm
This year started with Swift/Cocoa for me. I wanted to redo an Electron-App I made for image-perspective-correction natively. It took me much less time (as JS-dev) than the Electron-version and it's so much faster! It was fun to learn Swift and right now I'm going through a MacOS-Dev-course.
Additionally I really really need to work at least a bit on CS-fundamentals. There's a Math-for-Devs book I peaked into and I'm planning on working through it. I have an OK basic knowledge but I'm mostly self-taught.
Re. fundamentals, I'd recommend getting to know how the computer and operating system work from scratch. I've seen many newcomers who lack that knowledge hit a wall in terms of what problems they can solve and how much they can advance as developers. The work of Tanenbaum is a classic.
And thanks again, it's a very good book. I'm just at page 60 and already it helped connect lots of bits of knowledge I had previously to the bigger picture.
As part of my perhaps too ambitious goals for 2019 I am going to attempt to get through 6 courses on Udemy. Among them are courses in Go and Rust. I am mainly a Ruby developer at work so I wanted to learn something for system programming as well.
Can you tell what courses are you going to take in Udemy?
I am also taking this one but I'm not quite sure if this is a development course :)
Well I finished the last year learning flutter becuase I got bored using ReactNative. So Flutter uses Dart as programming lenguage so the last year I didn't have enough time to learn it.
Well in my 2019 trello todo list I've "Learn Dart" I bought a course in Udemy but the main goal is release my first app creatted with flutter.
Learning while having a project you're passionate about = success
I would like to learn Go or Rust, but struggle with what I'd use them for. I could do python but I object to its positional structure
Yeah, personally I’ve never learned a new language without a concrete project that I wanted to start with as soon as I get the basics.
Actually I've been reading a great article on here about Go and a companion chrome extension that might be just the ticket
My next language to learn is gonna be Go lang
I'm still learning angular
Try to learn solidity
I'm taking on Dart (Flutter to be exact) this year :) going to rewrite one of my existing React Native apps to Flutter to learn it
Precisely this year I don't want to learn any new language, I want to boost my current skills :)
That’s great! Anything you want to focus on in particular?
I don't really know yet, I only can tell that I want to improve my js world knowledge, better rest express apps and better and fast angular builds. Ah well, and finish college, 1 exam left. :)
Learning Kotlin with Spring Boot while doing a side project with some work friends. Been working with Spring Boot Java for about 6 months now and Kotlin is a nice change of pace for a side project.
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