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Maurice Hayward

I interned at NASA, working on statistical modeling and machine learning projects. Now I'm at Ferguson Enterprise, working on applying UX principles to internal tooling!

Location Hampton Roads, VA Joined Joined onΒ  github website

Education

College of William & Mary

Work

UI Developer at Ferguson Enterprise

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You Can Be a Casual Blogger

Writing takes a lot of energy from me, so I only write when...

I haven't been assigned work all week. This is my first job/internship. Should I quit or stay longer?

No! In my internship last year my colleague and I had a sim...

What Your First Web Dev Job Will Be Like

Yes yes yes! This is the truth! From legacy code, refactori...

Software engineering fetishes

I was about to create some overly complicated DRY solution ...

Software engineering fetishes

Very good article! I really like your advice on DRY coding....

Small bits of web UX

this is super helpful! I really like this one, "GET request...

The Ternary Operator vs The Conditional Operator WTF

You brung us back to school 🏫 with this one! πŸ˜‚

How I learned to love unit testing

wow! Thanks for sharing your journey! Personally, I'm sti...

Keeping Your Code Simple

I remember when you sent that tweet out! it also makes th...

You're Doing UX Unconsciously 😴, Now Let's Make It Conscious ⏰ and Intentional πŸ’ͺ ! (Video + Blog)

Amen! The opposite end of the spectrum: All functionality...

Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source

+1

dev.to is now open source

Congats! Y'all been working hard on this! also every time ...

I’m a Front-End Cheater

Oooh I want to create a design system and this is very help...

We're the core maintainers of Storybook, Ask Us Anything!

How do y'all make money and find the resources you need to ...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

ok added your awesome advice!

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

yes! @JR. This is so true. We have to change behavior in or...

How many hours do you normally work per week?

40 hours per week. But I have other important interests so ...

Scoped closures

Thank you! I like the hierarchical organization illustratio...

Electron is fast and lightweight

yeee bro I'm legitimately trying to find information about ...

What's the most annoying ad experience you've ever had?

Video ads that autoplay with SOUND when you visit a site!!!

What tools do you use to make your resume? Could you share some developer resume templates?

There is a very awesome post by @agazaboklicka about how t...

Calculating Standard Deviation on Streaming Data

this was a fun read! The derivation was icing on the cake.

How does your web dev team decide on browser support?

It's really not that hard to support the major browsers ...

How does your web dev team decide on browser support?

While I was writing this, I got an email from my team telli...

How does your web dev team decide on browser support?

My current application is used by our Sale reps nationwide....

Are you an introvert, extrovert, or somewhere in between?

Yes very much describes me. I'm in the middle also. I love ...

Can I see your desktop home screen

The difference wasn't that big to me

Smooshing JavaScript

This is getting more serious! Sarah Drasner @sarah_edo ...

Why are you NOT worried about the robot apocalypse?

I'm not prepared with robots taking my job!

Jessica Parsons Coded, Then Very Thoroughly Explained It to Others

I also encourage you to think about and value the other sk...

The Hardest Thing is to Keep Going

Someday you’ll feel confident saying β€œI don’t know, but I’...

Critique my JS solution to this CodeWars Kata

wow I didn't know [ ...dna] would automatically tu...

Critique my JS solution to this CodeWars Kata

I see no problem with your solution. I like how you iterati...

What impact will Web Assembly have?

For the game developer audience, WebAssembly represents an...

What impact will Web Assembly have?

native gaming on the browser!

Nevertheless, Kim Arnett Coded

Thanks for sharing! Kim Crayton and Hayley Williams are awe...

Nevertheless, Elena Coded

Your article about How we checked road graph correctness wa...

What's your dream job?

YES

What's your dream job?

Being in a position where I can move to a French-speaking a...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

Awesome Job! I really like the way you structured your appl...

EVERYONE, please join us for #SheCoded 2018!

Overcoming Impostor Syndrome

By constantly telling ourselves we shouldn’t or we can’t, ...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

Yes!!!!

DDD 101 β€” The 5-Minute Tour

Your excitement is infectious! Now I want to read these boo...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

Wow, thanks for your perspective! I feel like lowering your...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

Amen!πŸ™

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

I like the idea of asking a lot of questions and fostering ...

How did you first start out learning programming?

interesting advice. I definitely feel that after learning a...

How did you first start out learning programming?

I first started to code during an internship at NASA. My me...

Can I see your desktop home screen

I love me some Ubuntu.

Can I see your desktop home screen

that's good motivational wallpaper

Can I see your desktop home screen

wow, chaotic!

Best gifts for developers?

swag socks!

Just learn a language. Popularity be darned.

:pray: Once you know one language really well, picking up o...

DEV QUERIES: Finding out what makes software developers tick ❀️

My favorite noncoding activity is eating. very relatable

How JavaScript variable scoping is just like multiple levels of government

Wow this explanation was outside the box. haha

CNC2018 5 Blog ideas

I like 2 and 5. 5 especially!

Ideas for 'Blog More' challenge #CNC2018

+1

Blog Post Topics You Would Read

JS testing one sound really interesting

How to write a SOLID dev resume to be 2018 STAR

Wow, this is very creative! You should make this into a tec...

What Am I Doing Wrong?

Awesome Job! All of your hard work will help you in the lon...

Any tips and tricks for code documentation? #discuss

Now that I think about it our audience is mainly other deve...

TIL - Vue.js Event Bus more clearly

cool! I find Redux/Vuex really confusing, but this EventBus...

Career Next Steps

It really is true that most jobs are found through persona...

Project Suggestions

Try Nodejs! Here is their PR Guide, it shows how to submit ...

A Parade of Text Editors

I prefer VS Code, but my current project uses SVN version c...

A Parade of Text Editors

interesting!

I'm the maintainer of Babel, ask me anything!

thanks for putting those videos up on the babel website tha...

JavaScript is almost pythonic

Cool! Also, closure works the same in Python and Javascript...

Explain Closures to me like I am five

You have a robot kit. Inside the kit, you an instruction ...

Grammatically Rooting Oneself With Parse Trees

This was great. You explained the basis of my college compu...

Keep your code dumb

Amen!

(Big) Rewrites

Bertil. Thanks for answering my questions. This was truly h...

Ask me to write about anything.

How to recognize when new software is all hype +1

Ask me to write about anything.

How to make a business case for switching to a new framework,...

Any tips and tricks for code documentation? #discuss

Very good article.

Any tips and tricks for code documentation? #discuss

I really appreciate this detailed explanation. I definitely...

Should I use frameworks or libraries such as Angular, React, or VueJS or not?

I would use VueJS because it's versatile. You can use VueJS...

Quickfire Discussion: I'm a Junior Developer, tell me your top 3 pieces of advice.

Amen on it's not what you know but who you know!

How to create an autocomplete input with plain Javascript

Thank you! I need to do an autocomplete form and I had no id...

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