Category: software development

Software Development is a field with a lot of opportunities and an acute shortage of people to fill the vacancies. The cost of training as a software developer is prohibitively high. Below is a list of a few online resources to up-skill as a developer without breaking the bank. 1.YouTube YouTube is a great place […]

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With such a high demand for software developers,comes with the rise in self-taught developers. Most self-taught developers feel inadequate,compared to  the graduate developers . So today i will point out a few things you can do to go past your inadequacies and be  a strong developer. 1.Have a Growth Plan “You can’t hit a target […]

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Big O notation (with a capital letter O, not a zero), also called Landau’s symbol, is a symbolism used in complexity theory, computer science, and mathematics to describe the asymptotic behavior of functions. Basically, it tells you how fast a function grows or declines. Landau’s symbol comes from the name of the German number theoretician […]

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  This post is a continuation of my previous article. 2.Feasibility Study Feasibility study is an assessment of the practicality of a proposed project or system. In simple terms, a feasibility study involves taking a judgment call on whether a project is doable. The  criteria to judge feasibility are cost required and value to be delivered. A feasibility study […]

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What Is A Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)? The Software Development Life Cycle, SDLC for short, is a well-defined, structured sequence of stages in software engineering to develop the intended software product.A framework that describes the activities performed at each stage of a software development project. SDLC has a series of steps to be followed to […]

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Does the 10000 hour rule apply to developers?? The 1000 hour rule which is credited to Malcolm Gladwell,an English-born Canadian journalist, author, and speaker. The principle holds that 10,000 hours of “deliberate practice” are needed to become world-class in any field. In his book,Outliers,he contends that Bill Gates became world class by putting in his […]

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Every year towards my birthday I review my previous year to check how far I’ve gone with respect to my goals and plans. I also take time to create reading list for the year ahead. Today i would share some of the books that i will be devouring in 2017. The books that interest me […]

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What Is Dependency Inversion Principle(DIP)? In object-oriented design, the dependency inversion principle(DIP) refers to a specific form of decoupling software modules. Dependency Inversion Principle or DIP has two key points: 1.Abstractions should not depend upon details; 2.Details should depend upon abstractions. The principle could be rephrased as use the same level of abstraction at a […]

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The Interface Segregation Principle(ISP) deals with the disadvantages of “fat” interfaces. The Interface Segregation Principle(ISP) states that no client code object should be forced to depend on methods it does not use. Basically, each code object should only implement what it needs, and not be required to implement anything else. The ISP was first used and […]

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