JavaScript: Scope

Before we start Before we even start with JavaScript’s scope, we need to have a shared understanding. JavaScript is often described as a interpreted language because of it’s dynamic typing, however, many developers are unaware that it falls better into the compiled language category. Believe it or not, JavaScript actually needs to be compiled in … 

 

KidsCraft: Developer Diary #0

In my previous post, I went through a high-level view of an upcoming app in production (with the squad), KidsCraft. However, I never really explained my MOTIVATION for starting such a large scale project. But before I can do that I need to give you a quick introduction about myself. Quick Introduction I am software … 

 

KidsCraft – Prototype #1

Introduction KidsCraft is a visual app to help children with autism or anyone with speech impairments to communicate easier. KidsCraft is geared at speech therapists, behavior interventionists, and other professionals who work with children with autism. Based on Picture Exchange Communication system (PECS), KidsCraft gives the user a set of “cards” organized into categories. The … 

 

About Me

My name is Thomas Nguyen and I’m a software developer. I am interested in using software to help children in need. Currently, I’m a CS student graduating in 2018 and I’m currently looking for a software development role. I have a strong interest in web development and experience with JavaScript, React and HTML/CSS. In my …