Coding Craze…

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Hey! I have a new profile up on General Assembly! https://profiles.generalassemb.ly/msyinmei What a week! Besides making up my mind about several crucial career decisions, I’ve been learning to work with AngularJS and exploring how to use Jekyll, MeteorJS and Parse in my attempt to create a new website for my portfolio. In the end, I decided I …

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My first app

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It has been approximately six weeks since I began my 12-week intensive program at the General Assembly. On week 5, I created this little app: Basically, you can search a keyword and my app will go through The Guardian and NYTimes APIs to pull out the latest articles. If you register/login you can also save your …

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Quiet Time

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My last few months in New York were spectacular, a whirlwind. Friends were always passing through, and people always meeting up. There was always something glamorous going on. Always an excuse for champagne. Now I am in San Francisco, spending 12 hours a day learning how to work with code at the General Assembly. I miss …

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My Doppleganger: @Phoney_Yin

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Recently, Hubert Lee, one of the co-creators of the Phoney Girlfriend app (bit.ly/phoney_girlfriend_app) created a Twitter bot modeled after my writing voice according to my twitter and my blog content. What a curious result! Her odd obsession about green algae aside, @Phoney_Yin seems to quite enjoy going to mixers and meeting people. However I’d have to …

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