Recent Episodes


# 219 Brown Bag: Node.js - SSH to a mySQL Database

6/29/2015

Level: Beginner

Author: Dave Schinkel

Tags: Node.js

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This is a very informal brown bag I did at work. I go over showing some output from a mySQL database. I use Webstorm to show some example spiked code using some node middleware to create an SSH tunnel to a mySQL database (which lived on an Ubuntu server) and then I paint some records to a Jade template running over Express.js.

# 218 Setting up A Web Development Environment On OSX - Part 1

2/17/2015

Level: Beginner

Author: Dave Schinkel

Tags: OS X HomeBrew

Views: (1987) Watched: (905)

In this episode, you'll get your feet wet as you are new to developing on the Mac OS X and learn how to get around in OSX Yosemite. You'll learn how to skin the terminal with a downloaded Solarized theme. You'll learn how to install HomeBrew Package Manager as well as the HomeBrew Cask extension and use these tools to make your life easier. You'll see how to use HomeBrew and Cask to easily and quickly install Git, Node.js, and Chrome Browser... all through the command line, instead of the manual pain of having to go to the browser, download and install these packages and/or programs.

# 217 Simple Navigation in iOS

11/29/2014

Level: Beginner

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Objective-C

Views: (1914) Watched: (1068)

In this episode, you'll navigate between View Controllers via Segues and unwinding Segues. You'll use a Navigation Controller to navigate between views and get navigation controls "for free". And finally we'll use UITabBarController to easily create a different navigation experience between many View Controllers.

# 216 Native Swift Networking with Alamofire

11/7/2014

Level: Intermediate

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Swift

Views: (2317) Watched: (1134)

In this episode, you'll pull Alamofire as a Git submodule. You'll add Alamofire to an existing Swift project. We'll also take a look at creating a simple Alamofire request and receive a JSON Response. And finally we'll use Alamofire to track upload/download progress

# 215 Using AFNetworking v2 with Swift

10/14/2014

Level: Intermediate

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Swift

Views: (2675) Watched: (1426)

In this episode, you'll learn how to bring the AFNetworking CocoaPod into a Swift Project. You'll learn how to manually create an Objective-C Bridging Header. How to call "Swift-ified" AFNetworking API. And we'll end with parsing an AFNetworking JSON Dictionary using Swift

# 214 Swift and Objective-C: Better Together

10/4/2014

Level: Intermediate

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Swift

Views: (2130) Watched: (1256)

In this episode, you'll learn how to call Objective-C from Swift through a Bridging Header. You'll learn How to call Swift from Objective-C from the Automatically Generated Header. And you'll learn two ways to declare your Swift objects so that they can be constructed in Objective-C classes

# 213 Introduction to AFNetworking v2.0

9/25/2014

Level: Beginner

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Objective-C

Views: (2351) Watched: (1423)

In this episode, you'll learn how to get AFNetworking set up in your project. You'll learn how to use AFHTTPRequestOperation. You'll learn how to declare success and failure blocks for AFHTTPRequestOperation, how to populate an Objective-C object from an NSDictionary, and finally a brief Introduction to Objective-C Block Syntax

# 212 Intro to Swift Programming - Part 2b

9/22/2014

Level: Beginner

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Swift

Views: (2753) Watched: (1926)

In this episode, you'll learn how to Create a Detail View. You'll learn how to use Segues to navigate between the Master and Detail ViewController. You'll learn about passing data to the Detail ViewController during the Segue and finally how to resolve Auto-Layout Issues in XCode 6

# 211 Intro to Swift Programming - Part 2a

9/19/2014

Level: Beginner

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Swift

Views: (2578) Watched: (3730)

In this episode, you'll start from the Master-Detail Project Template. You'll learn how to use a TableView to display data. You'll how to make custom Swift Classes and Structs. and finally we'll work with more Swift Syntax

# 210 Intro to CocoaPods

9/15/2014

Level: Beginner

Author: Peter Shearer

Tags: Objective-C

Views: (2593) Watched: (2182)

In this episode, you'll learn how to Install CocoaPods and how to include CocoaPods in iOS Objective-C Project. You'll learn about finding and adding a CocoaPod dependency. And finally you'll learn about using Cocoa Pod dependencies in your project.