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A Developer Portfolio: What it Is and How To Get One

Developer portfolio

One vital lesson that budding developers learn (sometimes to their horror) when they graduate and start looking for a job, is that experience means just as much as employment history. Because so many developers are learning the craft at bootcamps and short courses rather than through university degrees, the industry has become more accessible than […]

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An introduction to the Unix terminal – part 1

An introduction to the Unix terminal – part 1

A huge majority of the users of Microsoft Windows often won’t dare to venture near the command prompt; for them, a symbol of the dark days of DOS. In the world of software development, the terminal is an indispensable part of working with the OS and developing advanced software. This tutorial will introduce you to using the […]

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VirtualBox Installation Tutorial

VirtualBox Installation Tutorial

This tutorial will guide you through the steps of virtualising Ubuntu within your current Windows installation. (If virtualisation is new to you,  Get the low-down on the concepts here) VirtualBox – the free choice   There are a number of great virtualisation packages on the market. Oracle’s VirtualBox takes the cake because it’s free, compatible […]

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