Sam Ireland

Writing

This is the place for any bits of writing that don’t really fit here. There isn’t necessarily any overall theme - just anything I decided to write down and upload.

How to Learn Complicated Things

7 May, 2019

Being able to learn complicated, difficult things is one of the most important skills you can have - but the obvious way to do it isn't the best way.

Death to FooBar

10 November, 2018

A common coding practice which helps no one.

Reinventing Programming Wheels

24 January, 2018

Is it always a good idea to focus solely on things that have never been done before when starting new coding projects?