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Why Lighthouse Labs Teaches Full-Stack Development

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Mar. 06 2018
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Corey Leung

One of the most common questions we get asked at Lighthouse Labs is “why teach full-stack development”? While other bootcamp programs focus on either front-end or back-end, we are steadfast in our commitment to teaching the concepts of both. We believe that a full-stack education provides the best foundation for Junior Developers to have long and rewarding careers no matter their specialization.

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Founder Spotlight: Lighthouse Labs Co-Founder Jeremy Shaki

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Feb. 22 2018
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Corey Leung

The team at SwitchUp recently sat down with Jeremy Shaki, the Co-Founder and Chief Talking Officer of Lighthouse Labs, to learn more about his views on coding bootcamps, the future of technology and the current coding career space.

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Teacher Feature: Roland Tecson

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Feb. 14 2018
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Corey Leung

Roland is an iOS instructor at our Vancouver campus who has been doing some amazing work in the community.

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Git Workflow Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Corey Leung

Check out our Git cheat sheet for the tips on how to use Git to track projects and workflows.

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JavaScript v.6 Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Corey Leung

Check out our JavaScript V.6 cheat sheet for the latest ES6 tips.

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CSS Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Corey Leung

Check out our CSS cheat sheet for tips and hints to help you beautify your site

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Swift Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Corey Leung

Check out our Swift cheat sheet for tips on how to use it to get the most out of your iOS app.

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What You'll Learn In Our Intro to Front-End with JavaScript Course

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Nov. 17 2017
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Corey Leung

The Intro to Front-End with JavaScript course teaches the foundations of front-end web development using the most current technologies. Read more about this exciting Lighthouse Labs course.

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Farts and Starts: The Story of Sam Meech-Ward’s First Successful App

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Sep. 07 2017
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Corey Leung

Every iOS Developer dreams of having one of their apps do well on the Apple App Store. However, sometimes the most successful apps comes from the most unlikely ideas. Case in point, for our Head iOS Instructor Sam Meech-Ward, this dream became a reality with the release of his Burp and Fart Piano. Born from the mind of an 18-year old in 2010, the app has now seen six iterations and over 1.43 million downloads. We recently chatted with him to discuss the success of the app and some of the biggest lessons learned from the creation and upkeep of it.

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