Developers

5 Tips to Kick-start Your Programming Career – The Frontend Route

So you’re interested in programming. Perhaps you’re considering a career change or just interested in picking up a new skill during the lockdown, but have no idea where to start? Good news, while learning to code may seem daunting at first, we’re here to help! First things first, if you’re thinking of a career change, […]

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Winning Projects of the IBM North America Intern Hackathon

In July, over 500 technical interns across the US and Canada participated in the IBM North America Intern Hackathon. Done completely virtual, this event was IBM’s signature experience for the interns this summer. Teams of interdisciplinary interns worked together to develop new solutions using IBM technology. For the first time this year, we partnered with […]

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Cool Projects, Challenging Tasks, and a Supportive Team: Our First Year as Developer Advocates

(3 min read) With Thato Tshetlhanyane and Kefentse Mathibe The IBM Developer Advocacy is a graduate program that hones tech professionals to educate developers about a specific technology and grow a community of researchers, students, educators, and coders on the path toward achieving a unique advantage. In this program, Developer Advocates become part of a […]

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Code and Response Codeathon: Using Open Source Tech to Tackle Real World Issues

By Thomas Galeon (7 min read) In April 2019, IBM successfully ran the first “Code and Response Codeathon” at UC Berkeley in partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U). Code and Response is a platform for developers and IBM partners around the world to create innovative applications that will aid in natural disasters. Individuals as well […]

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Index San Francisco- Inspiring Education and Collaboration Among Developers

By Willie Tejada Last February, IBM brought together partners and competitors for the first annual conference made for developers, by developers—putting our reputation on the line to prove how committed we are to empowering developers from startups, to enterprise, and everyone in between. Sponsors and attendees agreed: Index was a healthy mix of great speakers […]

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My Experience of Competing in an IBM Hackathon

Ever wondered what it’s like to participate in a high-energy hackathon, working with great technical minds in an extremely fast-paced environment? Jay Harrison Tuckey from IBM Australia describes his experience when he joined an IBM Hackathon. By Jay Harrison Tuckey If the word ‘hackathon’ is not familiar to you, don’t be alarmed! It is a […]

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