Cassandra Wilcox

Orlando, FL
How We Launched Hobbygoblin's MVP Web App in Just Eight Weeks

How We Launched Hobbygoblin's MVP Web App in Just Eight Weeks

“From the start, the Code Hangar team was uncommonly easy to talk to and wanted to know exactly what I was envisioning. They set a detailed course on how to get there and kept me involved in the process throughout. Ultimately, we were able to exceed our initial goals in a rather short time.” -MJ Brick, Founder and CEO of Hobbygoblin The Minimum Viable Product and Why it Matters to Startups App development is almost as much about speed as it is about quality or cost. While it's vital to create an awesome app that represents your business, products, and...

How We Helped Career Fair Plus Transform Their Native Mobile App for the Responsive Web

How We Helped Career Fair Plus Transform Their Native Mobile App for the Responsive Web

"Code Hangar has been fantastic to work with from design to development. They are organized, knowledgeable and great at communicating. On top of that, Code Hangar’s work output is top notch." -David Nicol, Founder and CEO of Career Fair Plus When it comes to developing the best mobile applications, it's vital that they work across any device, browser, or form-factor. User needs are changing, and native iOS and Android apps aren’t always enough. That’s why when we were approached by Career Fair Plus to develop their native mobile apps into a fully-optimized, responsive web app, we were...

Code Hangar Releases ReQLPro 0.1.0 - RethinkDB GUI for Mac, Windows, and Linux

Now with Users, Permissions and Custom Query Filters ReQLPro is a desktop RethinkDB GUI Client for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. If you’re not sure what RethinkDB is, check out their website to learn more about what makes it “the open-source database for the realtime web.” Download ReQLPro The team at Code Hangar is excited to announce the release of ReQLPro version 0.1.0! This is an exciting release for us because it’s been a long time coming. The last ReQLPro release was about 6 months ago. Why did it take so long time for us...

Product Development: From Design Ideation to Building a Prototype

Product Development: From Design Ideation to Building a Prototype

I led a workshop recently on product development at an event in Orlando, FL called Make Day. The purpose of the event was to bring members of the community together to learn techniques in designing and building with a team, while also working toward the common purpose of building solutions to make Orlando the best city for women in tech. This post will include selected slides from my presentation as well as my own commentary. Click here to view the full presentation. My workshop was one of two that day, following the Design Ideation Workshop (slides here). So, I focused...

Orlando Lady Developers Presents: Make Day

Orlando Lady Developers Presents: Make Day

Orlando Lady Developers has announced an upcoming 'Make Day', an exciting two-part workshop in which coders and creators will develop their abilities in design, ideation and product development while contributing to solutions that help women achieve their goals in the software and technology industry. The situation is challenging; by 2020 there will be 1.4 million available jobs in computing-related fields, but the United States is on pace to fill only 29 percent of them with computer science graduates. Countless studies have shown the importance and benefits to approaching problems with diverse teams, yet at current rates only 3 percent...

About Cassandra Wilcox

Cassandra Wilcox is a full-stack JavaScript developer, Cofounder at Code Hangar Inc., Instructor at Girls Who Code, JavaScript Instructor at Skillcrush, and Organizer of Orlando LadyDevs

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