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Day 19 of 60 days coding challenge

I felt really good about today, I improved the frogger game adding multiplayer support and also a singleplayer mode where you level up and it gets harder and harder. I would like to implement functionality so you can play online against others and also be able to choose between singleplayer and multiplayer mode of course …

Day 18 of 60 days coding challenge

I feel that my progress slowdown rapidly after I finished my Basic JS course and miss the rapid improvement. I think it can be explained largely by the fact that the exercises in that course was excellent, just about the right balance of difficulty that made it hard but still fun to solve and without …

Day 17 of 60 days coding challenge

Todays recap: Psuedoclassical Patterns, Superclass and subclasse and psqeudoclassical subclasses chapter from Udacity’s course Object Oriented JS. With that I also started on the final project from the course “frogger”. Read most but not all of chapter 5 “higher order” in Eloqent JS and started on the first challenge.

Day 16 of 60 days coding challenge

Todays recap: I finished the last exercise from chapter 4 of Eloqent Javascript “Deep Comparison”. Besides that I went through Functional Classes, Prototypal Classes and PsuedoClassical Patterns chapter from Udacity. These “classes” is not really classes but described as classes to make it easier to understand for people that might come from another object oriented …

Day 15 of 60 days coding challenge

Todays recap: I finished the “Object Decorator” chapter from the course Object Oriented JavaScript from Udacity and put together an article based on those videos about the Object Decorator Pattern. I managed to create a mocha test and solve the last exercise from chapter 4 in Eloquent JS. “Deep Comparison”.

Day 14 of 60 days coding challenge

I started by watching half of the “Object Decorator” chapter from the course Object Oriented JavaScript from Udacity. Then I reread the chapter about Object and Arrays and worked on the A List exercise from chapter 4 in Eloquent JS, a exercise that was a bit more complicated than the previous ones. Besides that I had …

Day 13 of 60 days coding challenge

Today I read chapter 2 about program structure, 3 about functions and 4 about Objects and Arrays in Eloquent JS. There wasn’t much new as the course I just finished have this book as the course literature. However I liked the small challenges a lot and created a github repo for the challenges to gather …

Day 12 of 60 days coding challenge

Today I got back on track and had a really productive day. I solved challenge 3 which was the last of the challenges for the Basic JS course which means I’m finished with it(almost). The challenge was about building a simplified version of BlackJack in the terminal. Then I read Chapter 1 in Eloquent Javascript. …

Day 11 of 60 days coding challenge

Recap of what I have done today: I started with the continue to struggle with challenge 2 of the basic JavaScript course. I realized I attacked the problem from the wrong angle, though I almost had a fully functional solution it felt wrong to implement a bad solution with ineffective code. So this struggle have …

Day 10 of 60 days coding challenge

This was a rough day as I had my birthday yesterday and thereby my first drop of alcohol since I started this challenge. That was a terrible idea as it destroyed most of my coding ability today…Further more I had to do a lot of essential shopping as I have moved into a new flat …