Smooth Dev Saturday – SDS 007 – Software Development Fundamentals

Module 6: Working with Databases You’ve been watching #SmoothDevSaturday for 6 episodes now. Maybe even re-watched some of the episodes. Thank you for following along.Episode 007 is up for this week. In this episode, I walked through different kinds of databases you may get to work with as a a developer and shared some tips. […]

The Dev Advocate

I first had official contact with Microsoft in 2012 when my team registered for the Microsoft Imagine Cup Competition and we had the Microsoft Open Conference in my school – the Federal University of Technology, Akure.

Smooth Dev Saturday – SDS 006 – Software Development Fundamentals

Module 5: Desktop and Mobile Applications You’ve been watching #SmoothDevSaturday for about 4 episodes now. Maybe even re-watched some of the episodes. Thank you for following along. Episode 006 is up for this week. In this episode, I talked about desktop and mobile applications, tools and frameworks available out here for you to get started […]

Developer Seniority

Someone asked me a question on Whatsapp few days back and I thought to write about it comprehensively.

Many times, you hear: I’m a Senior Developer at this company; We’re hiring Junior Developers in this company, etc.

And you ask, what makes a developer senior, junior or lead?

Smooth Dev Saturday – Episode 002 – Software Development Fundamentals

Module 1: Introduction and Application Life-Cycle Management We’re up live with #SmoothDevSaturday with our second episode. In this episode, I talked about Application Life-Cycle Management as one of the fundamental concepts of software development. You can watch now on YouTube through this link. Next week, we will talk about Core Programming concepts like Algorithms, Data […]

Smooth Dev Saturday – SDS-001-Introduction

We’re up live with #SmoothDevSaturday with our first episode. In this episode, I gave an outline of the topics we will be talking about. Of course, these topics can increase. You don’t want to miss any episode I tell you.

10 Years a Saxophonist

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It was more like a stroke of luck for me starting to play. I remember my brother coming home that Sunday in August 2009 and telling me “Dara, we just got a saxophone in church, would you like to play”. I had been playing the recorder for about 2 years (self-taught) then and had no clue how to play the saxophone.