Development Machine Environment Build & Language Stack Installations – Browsers & IDE’s

In this video I put together some basic IDE’s and browsers I install. In the case of browsers that includes more than a few. For the case of IDE’s it’s my standard arsenal of Jetbrains IDE’s and Visual Studio Code. For the previous step in this series, check out the Base OS Load post.

Development Machine Environment Build and Base OS Load

When choosing an operating system to work with there are a number of factors to take into account. Some of these factors include; What language stack and tooling will you need to use?
What focus beyond software development will the machine have?
What apps and tooling do you already have?

Top 5 Ways to get the coding basics down!

Another question came up during a recent Twitch stream that I wanted to elaborate on. Read on for the curated … More

Using Python’s Flask to Build a Basic API, Creating the didactic-engine-flask

I’ve worked with Python almost entirely from the maintenance programmer perspective. That is, I take other code written already, make edits, add features, and then redeploy it. I’ve created exactly zero greenfield applications in Python. That changes today however, with the creation of the didactic-engine-flask app! I’m creating this app with the purpose of covering the topics needed to get a good reference application built with Python using Flask. This will be one of many posts, each stand alone in intent. With that overarching goal in mind, time to get coding.