Facts About Coding

By | February 2nd, 2017|career, coding, Palm Beach Code School, Uncategorized|

Are you interested in building, designing and coding websites?  Learning to code will give you the skills you need to be a Web Developer.  New Web Developer programs are starting this month at Palm Beach Code School.  Beginners welcome!  

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Web Developer Languages 101

By | May 17th, 2016|coding, Uncategorized|

HTML: (HyperText Markup Language) is the standard markup language used to create web pages as well as to create user interfaces for mobile and web applications. Along with CSS, and JavaScript, HTML is a cornerstone technology used to create web pages. HTML describes the structure of a website semantically and, before the advent of Cascading [...]

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10 Reasons Everyone Should Learn to Code

By | November 16th, 2015|coding, Palm Beach Code School, Uncategorized|

1.  Coding will help you understand the way the world works.  We use code every time we purchase something at the store, pick up our phone and sit at our computer. 2. Coding is the base of technology. 3. Average salary for a Web Developer is $64,000. 4. Coding is not just for men anymore.   [...]

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Students Graduate From Palm Beach Code School

By | May 14th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

On Monday, May 11 our first group of students graduated from Palm Beach Code School after completing our 16-week Web Developer Program. Graduation diplomas were awarded at our Training Facility in Palm Beach Gardens. PBCS Instructor Paul Needham (on left) Graduate Rubens Jean Paul The Web Developer Program is Palm Beach Code School’s [...]

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What’s the Best Programming Language to Learn in 2015?

By | February 19th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Javascript? CSS? Python? Which language should you learn? Surveys are interesting but don’t bet your career on them. If you take nothing else from this article, remember: those who pick a language based on survey data or monetary prospects will fail. There’s one secret to becoming a great developer: just build stuff

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Coding Cupid Publishes Tinder Automatic Love Machine

By | February 14th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Just in time for Valentine's Day, a Canadian engineer and amateur cupid has created a Tinder love machine that can automatically find a face you like and send it alluring love letters. The Tinderbox plugin experiment is built on the the service's API and employs facial recognition to learn a user's romantic preferences before setting [...]

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Why Coding is College And Career Prep

By | February 3rd, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Coding academies like Palm Beach Code School are quickly becoming an affordable alternative to college. This brings a new perspective to a subject that once was viewed as necessary for only a select few. Computer science is finally transitioning from being seen as a specific job training course to being recognized as a key element [...]

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This is a great time for women to learn coding

By | January 29th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

This is a great time for women to learn coding and break into what has previously been a male dominated industry. We are so excited to have nine women currently enrolled in our Web Developer Primer Program, which had it's first class last night. FORTUNE MAGAZINE: How women can break into tech: Don’t be a [...]

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Coding Is The New Black

By | January 23rd, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Coding is the must-have skill of the future. “The value of coding is learning how to use data to drive decisions”, says C.J. Windisch, lead engineer and co-founder of location-based app GonnaBe. We see it everywhere from statistical analysis in baseball to politics with Barack Obama's data-driven election team," Understanding data at that scale requires [...]

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Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world

By | January 20th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Reality is broken, says Jane McGonigal, and we need to make it work more like a game. Her work shows us how. Why you should listen Jane McGonigal asks: Why doesn't the real world work more like an online game? In the best-designed games, our human experience is optimized: We have important work to do, [...]

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