Loops versus Performance

In almost every programming language, loops are so simple and obvious that they are one of the first topics to be picked up while teaching that language — JavaScript being no exception. What if I told you that in many cases, you can simplify your code and speed up your UI by avoiding loops?
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Coding as a Hobby

Lately, some of my friends have been asking me how they can get started with coding. None of them being computer science grads or professional software developers, it intrigued me that they were taking an interest in programming.

While I was discussing this with them, one of them made an interesting point: coding doesn’t necessarily have to be your occupation. It could be just a fun mental exercise, to keep the logical half of your brain functioning well. Continue reading “Coding as a Hobby”