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January 27th, 2022: What did you learn this week?

It's that time of the week again. So wonderful devs, what did you learn this week? It could be programming tips, career advice etc.

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Feel free to comment with what you learnt and/or reference your TIL post to give it some more exposure.

#todayilearned

Summarize a concept that is new to you.

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Anneta Wamono

I did a technical test at the end of last week that, in my opinion, didn't go very well. From that experience, I learned how long it takes for me to tackle programming tasks. It'll help me gauge my timing for whenever the next test rolls around.

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Jason F • Edited on

I have decided to create a new portfolio using Gatsby. I've never used Gatsby (or any SSG) before this week, but have some experience with React. Having a great experience so far!

What did you learn this week, Nick?

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

Nice

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babafemij-k

I dipped my hand into React and I learnt about the very basics. Like the difference between imperative and declarative programming, JSX, components and the virtual DOM.

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BekahHW

I learned about End to End Deep Neural Networks. A little bit of a deep dive into convolutional neural networks and recurrent neural networks. My brain is still recovering. lol

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E.Michael

I learned how to use python for data science ill probably be diving into machine learning soon

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

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Abi

Just started my coding basics

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

Let's go!

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Vaibhav Khulbe

I decided to hop back on mobile app development again after 3 years. 🥺

So I started with Android. First I did the basics of Kotlin language, then I make a very basic app and now I am learning advanced topics like networking. storage etc.!

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Atul Prajapati

you can do anything vaibhav, just start it

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Vaibhav Khulbe

Hehe yes already started, lots to come! Thanks.

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Toke Malaolu

Hello everyone, #beginner here...
This week I learned about Internal & External CSS on Scrimba

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Atul Prajapati

keep it up toke,

All the best for next steps

you can ask your all questions and issues related to web

We(DEV) will love to help you :)

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

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Atul Prajapati

Learned and created a single page responsive product landing page

take a look, share your ideas and suggestions to improve the look and feel!

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

Yeah!

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Mukund Raghav Sharma (Moko) • Edited on
  • Revised DFS + BFS for both adjacency matrix and list, Recursive tree algorithms, binary search, linked lists.
  • Dived deep into the implicit malloc implementation based on this.
  • Read and re-read the Garbage Collection Design doc from the Book of the Runtime from here.
  • Learnt about how the Pinned Object Heap is tuned from here.
  • Started the .NET Memory Expert course from here.
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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

Awesome!

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Vicente Reyes

Started learning InfoSec on freeCodeCamp

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Nick Taylor (he/him) Author

Awesome!

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Andrew Brown 🇨🇦

I thought I learned K8s until I tired to run my own cluster LOL.

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Posandu 🇺🇦

Learned that Nick Taylor loves GIF's 😂

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