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Welcome Thread - v23

Hey there! Welcome to!

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Leave a comment below to introduce yourself to the community!✌️

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Discussion (70)

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Jon Luke Harvey

Hello everyone. I am Jon Luke and I am currently an IT student with a focus in Security. I am learning Java at the University and on the side I am learning python. I found from Twitter and thought I'd check it out!

I enjoy hacking, electronics, and well basically anything with computers. Feel free to ask me anything! :)

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Boris Jamot ✊ /

Welcome !

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Hello everyone. I'm Mukhtar Azeez from Nigeria. I studied economics in school but programming is now my newly found love,I've learn up to php and a bit of JavaScript,also trying to learn python.I will also love to be an Ethical Hacker. Your career advices and help on how how to maneuver my ways would be gladly appreciated!
I joined via Twitter and am glad to be here.

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Peter Elbaum

Welcome! Feel free to reach out with any JavaScript questions.

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Nick Taylor

Welcome to @vip_ade !

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Welcome! Interesting thing that at first I studied economics too! Then I left that university and got CS degree in another. Follow your passion :)

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Keith Lee • Edited on

Hi. I discovered from my 'corporate' Twitter feed (SW engineer at Gumstix and help out with marketing as gadget guru). I wrote my first 15-minute text based adventure in QBasic at the age of 9 and never looked back. I'm into HDL, HAL, OS, C/C++, making, learning and teaching.

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Ben Halpern

Wow, would totally read a post about what it was like to write the adventure game.

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Keith Lee

I could do that...

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Andy Zhao (he/him) • Edited on

Hello all! Welcome to! I'm Andy and I learned how to code from a bootcamp and eventually found my way to working on!

If you're new here, here is a great guide on us:

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Ghaleb Al-Nakhlani

The is a must read I will definitely go through it.

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700brains • Edited on

Hi, my name is Gerald am from Nigeria i stumbled on these wonderful site from an article that was written on these platform. So i went around and noticed that these is a place to be. Am learning Python, am not actually good but am trying. Hope in having a great experience with all of you great minds. Thanks

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Richard Haines

Hello everyone! Im two years into my programming career (well, 2 years at school, 7 months on the job). Started with C# then JavaScript and in turn React and fell in love. I work with react and typescript in my day job as a front end dev and have some side projects in ASP.NET Core and React Native. I like programming books and have a main coon named Alfie. :)

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Howdy everyone! I have a background and a passion for(when not spending time with family) working on electronics and trying my hand at scripting/programming. I have a decent footing in Powershell and am learning Python. Right now I work as a backup network/sysadmin and am the senior break/fix tech for a school district.

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Ben Halpern

Good luck in learning Python, great language.

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The Eco-Girl

Hello everybody! I am new to programming and currently dabbling in Python. I am passionate about Wildlife Conservation and Carbon Management and want to create tools for both.
Any tips on projects/people to follow are welcome.

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Juan F Gonzalez

On that note, IBM with its Call for Code initiative provided several tools and code examples for disaster prevention and nature conservation. Something you might want to take a look at.

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The Eco-Girl

Thanks a lot for this info!
I am looking into it right now

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Paul Pajo #Insulin4All {#HODL} • Edited on

Hello everyone. Paul here from Metro Manila Philippines. Used to teach web development in PHP and did one class in Javascript. Learning more about React and Pytorch. Also was part of the alpha batch of Justin Moon's buidlbootcamp on Bitcoin Programming. Here via - I've seen before but never really signed up - Helen Anderson's post got me curious and here I am!

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Hello, world!

I'm going to school and making a game. I like software engineering.

Is this thing like a dev-only twitter or something?

//apologies if this is a repeat, my post wasn't showing after an edit and a page reload
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Abhishek Jha

Hello you all super human being! I'm Abhishek, a full stack developer. Started my career as a Visual Basic Developer, coded in almost all the popular Open Source frameworks like Mambo, Joomla, Drupal, Magento ete. Currently, Laravel is a framework I code mostly for backend and I use ReactJs/ Angular for Frontend.

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Junior Michael Seri

Hi people!

My name is Junior. I'm learning Python, SQL, Tableau and Front-end development. I am interested in Data, knowledge and design. I'm self-teaching to work in Data science/analytics and Front-end development.

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Hello community! I started making games on the TI-83 to make class more interesting back in middle school. I took a break in college and my 20's to become a rocket scientist. Turns out it only sounds cool. Now I'm getting back to my roots via a Thinkful bootcamp with a focus on the MERN stack. Hope to see some of y'all out in the wild!

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Hello everyone. I'm a IT major over at MNSU with an interest in Web Development and cross platform Mobile Development.

I've enjoyed reading posts for a while now and figured I should probably make an account. I'm sure I'll learn learn a lot here from all of you.

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Ghaleb Al-Nakhlani

Hello devs,

I am Ghalib. just joined a few moments ago to reply to an interesting article I was reading it and couldn`t resist replying. I have been reading a lot for the past month and found this community interesting and resourceful. Finally, I have decided to join to share my thoughts and learn from the Developers in

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Muhammed Enes Şahin

Hi everyone! my name enes ı am currently student computer engineering in Erciyes Universty.I am interested javascript tecnologies, node.js react vs.I try to improve myself constantly. I think a nice platform for this

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Fahid Nasir

Hello, I am Fahid and I am working as a Software Architect in a Company making VR Platform mainly focused on entertainment.

I've been using for a long time to learn. I hope could give something in return to this great community.

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Thomas William McClean

Hello, I am Tom. I am a Software developer on the Microsoft stack (8 years). I am currently using VueJS, .NETCore Web API, Azure, SQL, Bootstrap, CSS etc.

I love building random projects - heres the project I am building at the moment in the stack I mentioned above -

My two great loves in life are Technology and Football, and I see myself as a bit of a futurist.

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Keino Eliud • Edited on

Hello everyone! I'm Keino Eliud a student(software engineering) and currently learning C/C++ and Java I love hardware and enthusiastic about embedded software development. My mission in is to learn from the experts (how to become a better engineer). I love developer's digital communities.

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Hassan Schroeder

Hello, devs! My name's Hassan and I've been building web sites and apps since 1993 using a variety of backend languages. Currently working on a healthcare-related application using Elixir/Phoenix. Always learning. Happy to discuss programming (functional or otherwise), web history, dogs -- lots of things 😀

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Alin Andrei • Edited on

Hi there!

My name is Allan, I am a front-end enthusiast developer from Romania. I am a newbie in terms of programming, working with the Angular framework so JS/TS focus lately.

I enjoy programming and I am interested in learning more about game development and home automation - Python and C++

I like old cars and good wine, living my best time.

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Max Ong Zong Bao • Edited on

Hi everyone, I'm Max currently building Web Apps and APIs for MicroSec a IoT Security startup that focus on building end to end security solutions for IoT devices.

Would love to talk to anyone who are interested on Startups and Python.

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Hi all !
I'm Sebastien and i work for near one year as manager in a web perf team for an e-commerce website.
I'm very interesting by the google metrics (CRUX and PSI) to monitor our improvements.

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Marissa B • Edited on

Hi everyone! I'm Marissa, a software engineer in the frozen flat tundra of Fargo ND. When I'm not at work (anyone else use Thingworx?) I'm often working on various web dev side gigs. On summer weekends you'll find me running the tower computers for the timing system at the local drag strip.

I've been reading here for a while and finally got around to making an account. Everyone seems pretty cool and I'm looking forward to sharing neat ideas.

My current main side project is a suite of tools for DMs for D&D. It's small but it's cathartic to work on something different from what I do at work.

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Tirth Bodawala

I am Tirth Bodawala & am a full stack developer with 8 years of experience. I love to work on my open source project ReactPWA and am here to assist and learn ReactJS :) #introduction

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Nalongsak Luangkhot or "Loong"

Hello everyone! I'm Loong from Singapore! I'm a final-year undergraduate student, and a self-taught coder. I love Web Dev, and JS! I'm currently interning as a junior dev working on a web app! Very exciting time!

Here to meet new people and learn new things! Feel free to hit me up!

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Harshad Bhandure

Hi All

I am using the Facebook Graph API to post the link on the Facebook page.

For that, I have generated the "page access token" which is used as the parameter when hitting the API to post the link on the page.
It is working fine.

is it okay to push the access token in git repository by the security perspective or is there any better way to implement it such as getting the access token from the backend using the API call?

Can anyone please help here?

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Andrew Bauman • Edited on

Hi, I'm a scientist (chemical, biochemical) who has always worked with various streams of data covering a range from various types of spectroscopy and mass spectrometry to data from longitudinal drug studies. Eventually, the data rate/volume became so high with improved instrumentation and other efficiencies that I needed to learn programming to scale my work. I currently do work related to health, including data engineering, data science, machine/deep learning in the health, infectious disease, and weight loss spaces (chatbots for the latter case). I'm very interested in ML/DL projects as well as improving my dev/data ops and signal processing skills. My main language is python, though I have some proficiency in R. Just to keep it real (grew up on the command line in pre-hard drive era of computers), I use VIM as my IDE :).

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Sam Amogs • Edited on

Hello everyone. I'm Samuel Okolo from Nigeria. I studied Mechanical Engr. at school. But today, I am deeply in love with the 21st century trend which I believe is programming. I've learnt up to PHP and I'm presently working on a project with Laravel 5.7; and you know what? It's fun doing the project. I also have the plan of learning Python/Django after my Laravel projects.

In addition, I have the dream of learning Ethical Hacking and Android Development in the nearest feature too.
Your career advice and help will be gladly appreciated.
I joined via Twitter and am glad to be here.
Best Regards.

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Bahman Alidadi

Hello everyone. I am Bahman Alidadi and I am an expert backend developer by PHP and Django and Node js.
I can design and develop web application and I can design database structure very well;
I live in Iran currently and work remote by companies;

Feel Free to ask me anything! :)