Programming Basics For N00bs



The event is "free" but there are a limited number of seats available. To secure your spot you must rsvp via Eventbrite. 

Have you mastered HTML/CSS basics and wondering what's next? Code Crew is happy to announce an introductory session on the basics of programming. The workshop will cover the relationship between hardware and software, and the commonalities of various programming languages.

In addition, participants will reinforce some of these main concepts using the JavaScript library jQuery. 


Prerequsites

• Laptop Computer

• Download a Text Editor (Sublime Text)

• Basic HTML/CSS


Instructor

Kenneth Su is the founder and developer of GatheringUP.com, a data aggregation site for Central Park and the surrounding area. Ken comes with over ten years of experience and has developed software in C, Java, Perl, PHP and Javascript. His resume contains an impressive list of large financial firms, a stint oversea's and a startup (before startup's were cool). As a digital jack-of-all trades, Ken is here to de-mystify technology.


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  • Ken

    Thanks for attending the course everyone. I hope you all enjoyed it. During the course, I was demoing my site http://www.gatheringup.com. If you don't want to join with your Facebook account, you can now download the app from the Apple store. Search for "Uptown NYC". Thanks!

    September 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm a recent graduate of Dev Bootcamp, a 9-week web development intensive in Chicago. If anyone is considering attending a bootcamp-style coding school, or learning to code in general, I'm happy to share the pros and cons of my experience.

    3 · September 8, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hey, I'm at AlleyNYC now, in the 'War Room'. My first time attending this meetup, so didn't realize that there were different rooms for different events. Happy to meet with anyone and everyone at 5pm after the meetup. PM me if needed. :-)

      2 · September 15, 2013

    • Jason K.

      Rick when you guys are done shoot me an e-mail, I'll have gmail up

      September 15, 2013

  • Caterina

    Having a software issue- on my way to the apple store instead....please have another session soon!

    September 15, 2013

  • Carlos S. A.

    Any chance of a live stream for remote attendees?

    September 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is it necessary to pring out/bring the ticket? Looking forward!

    September 11, 2013

  • Dirk

    My first meetup!

    2 · September 4, 2013

  • Michael H.

    Is there any chance you can host the next JavaScript event after work hours... Say from 6-7pm?

    1 · August 28, 2013

    • Felicia

      Yes. We will definitely look into doing something like that.

      August 29, 2013

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