Key Takeaways

  • When designing algorithms, demand the weakest capabilities (e.g. iterable vs. indexable).
  • When designing containers, provide the strongest capabilities (e.g. indexable vs iterable).
  • Build decorators on top of containers, iterators, and functions.
  • Utilize the benefits of being lazy (i.e. yield).
  • Always look…

What did you do this past week?

This week I worked on the final presentation and worked on a bunch of final projects and assignments for other classes. It’s been pretty busy these last few weeks of school, so I’ve just been trying to catch up and meet deadlines.

What’s in your way?

Currently, there is not much in my way…

What did you do this past week?

This past week I finished up working on Phase 2 with my teammates. I also had a couple of big projects and assignments due in some other classes so I worked on those a lot.

What’s in your way?

Not much is in my way currently. I do want to investigate why I am…

What did you do this past week?

This past week I have been pretty busy with projects and assignments. I worked on a lot of frontend aspects and implementing some tests for Phase 2 of our project.

What’s in your way?

Currently, my team is trying to use the Google Maps API to pull more media for our instance pages. …

What did you do this past week?

This past week I spent some time looking into Phase 2, setting up our PostgreSQL database on AWS, and prettifying some of our frontend components.

What’s in your way?

Currently, we need to populate our database with the data from our three models. We need to figure out a way to display a subset…

What did you do this past week?

This past week I have been working on finishing Phase 1 of our Software Engineering project. I worked on setting up the website on Amazon Web Services, developing the home page, and helping finish up the About page.

What’s in your way?

Now that Phase 1 of our project is complete, we have resolved…

What did you do this past week?

This past week we resumed classes after a week of no classes from the snowstorm. I learned more about Python operators, wrapper functions, and functions that take functions as a parameter. This week I also met with my project group and we finalized our proposal.

What’s in your way?

Currently, we have divvied up…

What did you do this past week?

This week I started and finished the Collatz project! I also finished an assignment for my iOS development course as well as an assignment for my Data Mining course.

What’s in your way?

Nothing in particular. I am currently waiting to be assigned groups so I can start working on the second project. …

What did you do this past week?

This past week was pretty busy with classes and homework. I did get to spend some time outdoors, enjoying the short season of spring that Austin has to offer.

What’s in your way?

Time. I think managing time for all my classes and friends and family is definitely one of the most challenging things…

What did you do this past week?

This week, in class I learned about …

  • Toolchains (set of programming tools used for software development)
  • Assertions
  • Unit Test Frameworks

Outside of class, I played tennis and spikeball — trying to enjoy the beautiful weather.

What’s in your way?

I need to pull the Docker image so I can get my environment set…

Jyoti Luu

I am a senior at The University of Texas at Austin studying Computer Science. I am interested in Full Stack Development in web and mobile applications.

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