Anne's Blog

Recent Posts

Random Acts of Programming Kindness

03/20/15

To you people who share how you did some little bit of this or that in AngularJS, MVC.Net, or some other technology, I have one thing to say: Thank You.

Do I Really Need to Understand All That?

03/06/15

My computer has a power supply, without which it would not function. I don’t understand its inner workings, but I know what it's responsible for and how to plug it in. Is that enough?

How Hard Can it be to Pass an Integer?

02/24/15

Sending a variable to a Web API turned out much trickier than expected. If the stars align, it can go direct via Request URI or POST body, but if you want a sure thing, gift wrap it in an object.

Bringing Up IRIS

02/13/15

From zero to fully-functioning web application in 3 weeks, user authentication, role management, file upload, and pretty front end included.

Forward March! Well Mostly Forward...

02/07/15

After a week spent working relentlessly on my ticket tracker assignment, I've made a lot of progress, despite a few trips down the garden path

Persistence is a Key Field

01/31/15

If at first (or second or third) you don't succeed, comment it all out (just in case you decide it wasn't so bad after all) and write it over - a.ka. if the front door doesn't work, try the back.

Click, Click….Shazam!

01/23/15

It’s the end of Coder Foundry Master Class week 3, and I’m beginning to appreciate what you can accomplish with just a few clicks in Visual Studio

Welcome To Boot Camp!

01/19/15

Updating my tech skills one distance learning course at a time was too slow, so here I am at Coder Foundry’s boot camp. The first two weeks have been a lot like drinking from a fire hose.