Noel Young Posts

Reading Time: 4 minutes My plan was to run just under 7:30 and earn a silver medal but instead, I managed to obliterate all my expectations and run 7:23:19 – and I still can’t believe it!


Reading Time: < 1 minute Variable and function declarations are moved to the top of their scope whereas the variable initialization and function expression is not.

Javascript Programming Nuggets Uncategorized

Reading Time: 2 minutes I don’t think people – specifically my age and below – are realizing the gravity of the pandemic. Mostly, you’ll be fine, sure… You’re young and your immune system functions…

My thoughts Pandemics

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Programming Nuggets SQL

Reading Time: < 1 minute Implementing code reviews in your software development team is about striking a balance between highly regimented and, as a result, stifling practices and creating a collaborative, productive environment. Highly regimented…

Management Software Development

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Git Programming Nuggets

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Django Programming Nuggets Python

Reading Time: 2 minutes These are not my insights but rather a good explanation on Stack Overflow about the difference between the with() and load() methods for eager loading relationships. Essentially they are the…

Laravel Programming Nuggets

Reading Time: < 1 minute This is a fantastic video by Adam Wathan. Ever thought about how you are going to store something like the State pattern to the database in Laravel where your states…

Laravel Videos

Reading Time: < 1 minute First Impressions… Unboxing my notepad was an exciting experience! I had some anticipation building up waiting for my delivery to arrive as I had done some research and heard only…

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