Let’s Talk about Algorithms

Algorithms are simply statements of logic chained together, but where they get really powerful is when machine learning is implemented in them as well. These are the types of algorithms we mean when we discuss how social media platforms can attempt to influence our engagement.   Full Transcript Below: Cody: …

Get to Know Alexandra

Alexandra joined Bixly after working with Bixly on a website that allowed teachers to use interactive curricula online in the classroom. She also enjoys literature and oil painting in her free time. Full Transcript Below: Alexandra: I ended up falling in love with the tech industry and what it can …

How to Spot High Quality Code

There’s a significant difference between “code that works” and “high quality code”. It really comes down to how you want to spend your time (and money). You can rapidly write code at the beginning, but changes and bugs are harder to fix down the line. Or, you can invest time …

Get to Know Sone

Get to know Sone, who transferred from hardware and IT, to programming and web development. Sone also enjoys gaming and disc golf! Full Transcript Below: Cris: What is your background in tech? How did you find tech? How did you get into it? Sone: I’ve always been on the hardware …

The Roles of Your Tech Team

We’ve talked about a few of the tech roles in the past, like project managers or product owners, but today we take a look at the team overall. What can you expect from your team? What can you expect from a freelancer versus a development firm like Bixly? Full Transcript …

Get to Know Jake

Jake always had a passion for tech, whether that be playing video games or building computers, but started out his career as a therapist, then a visual and video production engineer for live music, touring with bands, before he transitioned to programming and finding his place here at Bixly. Full …

Stress Testing versus Load Testing

These two types of testing are similar but answer two different questions about your project: how does it perform under normal circumstances versus where is the breaking point of this software? Both help you understand areas for improved stability ultimately providing your customers with with an excellent experience. Full Transcript …

Get to Know Thien

Thien started out his educational career thinking he would become an architect, but ended up loving web development. Today, he also works on music projects as a producer and enjoys hip hop dancing. Full Transcript Below: Cris: Yeah. How’d you kind of get into tech in general? Thien: I actually …