success!!! 🇳🇬 Nigeria: the hardware circus is coming to town!!!
Sending out more hardware grants!
Add a README to my Github Profile! Check it out -> github.com/sampoder
sending out more hardware grants today! also received fantastic news with loads of grants arriving :partyparrot: :party-dinosaur: and now im working out how to ship stuff to Brazil 🇧🇷
My version of the Octocat. stickers+arduino+raspberry pi+circuit playground express+headphones = this.... :octocat: :zizek:
trying out react for the first time actually by following this intro doc: reactjs.org/tutorial/tutorial.html also i can now develop apps locally, big big thank you to tom preston warner!!!
Second day of debate championship! Won 2 more and lost 1 more. We finish with a 3-2 record! s/o to my teammate Sara for getting 11th best speaker
Today was pretty relaxed, shipped out more hardware, made an important PR to scrapbook, met my CodeLabs mentor and chatted to the debate team a bit more about tomorrow. I'll leave you some photos from my sunset walk. I really like to architecture of this school...
Went for a super nice late night walk around the suburb and the botanic gardens! It's was a super nice evening, perfect temperature and a good breeze!
the first hardware grant arrived at someone’s doorstep!!!
It's election season in SG, so I decieded to do more research into SG politics today. Here are some photos of election posters:
Hardware grants are starting to get shipped!!! 🎉
Heading to the doctor... fun...
working on more exciting things for summer of making!
Didn’t feel too great today, reported some bugs on our Summer of Making site, also went to the shops, watched a documentary on the Cultural Revolution, read some hardware shopping lists and wanna do some chill coding tonight, also listened to some pretty nice music
my old profile picture was very boring.. this one not so boring
More sneak peeks
Making an exciting new Slack bot
Working on a new website for Summer of Making
Got all the first wave accepted people there acceptance letters and on to the slack and then provided loads of support. After about three read throughs each of 100,000 words worth of applications its really good to be confident with our choices and send out these emails. Big shoutout to @roshan for all their support. Now comes the sad part… rejection letters… now their a whole different level
👀 putting this here before it all goes downhill lol
Attended the annual Singapore Debating championship (virtually)
Hosted Wikipedia Races for Summer of Making!
I just found that my app was showcased on the student gallery as well!
Moved my website onto Netlify CMS & Jekyll because I’m lazy and don’t want to edit HTML to update my site! site @ sampoder.com
Got my Google Cloud t-shirt from the #MajulahGCP contest in Singapore
Every single hardware applicant has received a preliminary review. Done (for now).
i basically i have no clue how these things work, but i’m working through the problems very slowly and having some fun! these are pretty addicting even for bigtime noobs
Reviewed “basically” all of the wonderful hardware grants! (my brain hurts from reading like 75,000 words)
Sent out the first follow up email for all the hardware grant applicants
schedule sent an email with a cool idea to someone, hope it actually happens!
we wrapped up the onepwaa wscamp! live events still freak me out, but i’m super happy the stream never actually broke! i also made the pwaachive which has all the materials from the camp: pwaachive.onepwaa.org
🚀 😃 Loads of emoji features in Scrappy!!! Emoji translator should translate these emoji and scrappy should now react with a random emoji not just a sun!
if you are a scrolling god, you now get a nice message at the bottom of the scrapbook site
🔥 So you’ve got a super streak... now what? How about displaying your streak on your personal website! I’ve created a small widget that you can put on your website with just two lines of code!
Dough making science experiment
And that wraps up Day 1 of WSCamp Online! Was stream manager for the day which was stressful but we got it done! also ended the day adjudicating a debate which i had never done before
hosted a kahoot for summer of making!!!
Designing stream graphics for the OnePwaa WSCamp that's tomorrow
I survived Grade 9!!!!!!
its time to settle the tabs vs spaces debate using all the data you give us when you request hardware
8 hours and one goal: make a video introducing summer of making. with icloud deleting all the original files from melody’s account it was a challenge. and here’s the final result:
Who's been keeping up with their streaks?
working on adding some scrapbook posts on the website
Playing with my circuit python express, little thing that turns red when it gets loud
finished off my dumb api i made for my hack club so we can display stuff on ur static site without leaking everything
making css stuff (also this css gets rid of my 23samuel.p username which is quite cool
the end of school is driving me insane, so boredom has created:
designing a thing