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Wow, it’s been almost four weeks since I started coding! Been neglecting this space for a bit (sorry Bryan! I know I was supposed to update this at least once a week) but in my defence, I was busy coding 😛 I’ve been working on an app that helps me remember events/occasions and I’ve gotten […]

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My Xcode Experience – Day 3 – where square brackets aren’t just normal brackets

I have been busily attending xcoding classes and programming faithfully every night for 2 hours this past week. This Wednesday, we had Daniel, Steve and Kong (of course) explaining many basic concepts that most programmers probably take for granted, such as ‘variable’, ‘class’, ‘subclass’. We also had some programming exercises to explain operators and concepts […]

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My Xcode Experience – Day 1

Programming is not a skill, it’s a habit! Give yourself a challenge for a minimum of 30 days to build your habit. This is the challenge that Kong issued us at our first meetup on Monday. A group of 20 keen learners and mentors met at Blk 71 to start our iOS coding journey. We’ve […]

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Coding is the closest thing we have to a superpower right now

I’ve started to learn coding! It’s something I’ve always wanted to do and I’ve been greatly encouraged by Bryan. It’s a magical world man! How I’m learning: I’m spending at least 2-3 hours every evening reading up and compiling / debugging code I’m using online tutorials and writing out the code (by the way I’m […]

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Half Marathon – Checked!

I just completed my first half-marathon (read: 21.1 km) on Sunday and am feeling mighty proud of myself. Thanks to my sloth-like nature, this is quite an achievement. I really don’t really like to run, and it’s amazing that I managed to survive my 2.4km runs in school considering how little training I had (thank […]

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Evernote SG Devcup Meetup Notes

It was an awesome Devcup meetup yesterday and I took some notes (well furious tweet-style quick notes) to remember some of the awesome apps that Troy from Evernote introduced. Pretty inspiring and interesting ones out there too. So here’s a recap of last night’s session, pardon the rambling bits at times! ^^ Troy started off […]

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