Author Archives: Daniel Cornwall

#100DaysOfReading – My Rules / Code returning soon

As part of the #100DaysOfX challenge, on 1/3/2018 I committed to the #100DaysOfReading challenge listed on their challenges page.  As of this writing there are no official rules specific to #100DaysOfReading , so I’m going to take the #100DaysOfX general rules: … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Day 77: National Archives Progress / Coding Pause

Day 77: December 28, 2017 – Time spent, 1 hour 15 minutes Today’s Progress: Worked out sorting for National Archives Alaskana explorer, selected fields I needed to extract for project and verified I could pull them correctly via console logging. … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Days 75 and 76 – Wrestling with US Archives Data

Days 75 & 76: December 26 and 27, 2017 – Total Time spent, 2 hours 15 minutes SPECIAL NOTE: Wonky home internet access kept me from blogging yesterday. Today’s Progress: Continued examining US National Archives (NARA) API. Gained appreciation for … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Day 74: Weather Viewer Public / On to Online Alaskana

Day 74: December 25, 2017 – Time spent, 1 hour 10 minutes Today’s Progress: Ported my Free Code Camp (FCC) Weather Explorer to CodePen. Started work on National Archives (NARA) Alaskana Explorer by examining the NARA Catalog API for search/export … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Day 73: Weather Viewer done except for CodePen

Day 73: December 24, 2017 – Time spent, 1 hour 20 minutes Today’s Progress: Completed reformatting of weather data using “toFixed(n)” function to format numbers and a long “if / else if” statement to translate wind direction. Thoughts: Today was … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Day 72: Weather with Better Formatting

Day 72: December 23, 2017 – Time spent, 1 hour 15 minutes Today’s Progress: Reformatted weather display using Bootstrap Grid layout. Reformatted Sunrise and Sunset display so only the parts I wanted to display showed up. Thoughts: I’m pleased with … Continue reading

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#100DaysOfCode Day 71 : Weather Data Displayed, On to Formatting

Day 71: December 22, 2017 – Time spent, 1 hour Today’s Progress: Completed display of data for Free Code Camp (FCC) Show the Local Weather. Committed my index.html, style.css and script.js files to GitHub. Used JavaScript Date function to convert … Continue reading

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