I hope your week and weekend was a good one! I had a great one seeing family and friends, and went to some virtual events as well. Anyway, let’s boogie.
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This week I went to some fun events! I went to a meetup about role playing games (I admit I don’t know a ton about that space, so it was fun to learn from the speakers), and The Mux Informational (they are doing some interesting things with building real-time video), and Remix Conf. They were all virtual, but it was fun getting to learn some things that I don’t know as much about, and cheer on speakers.
I also did an interview on a Brazilian channel that came out this week as well (it’s in English but has Portuguese subtitles). Please feel free to check it out!
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Last week, I had you find the shortest paths in a 2D matrix. Great job Karey, Will, Amine, Mo, Leyan, Ten, Ben, Les, Kelvin, and Giovanni!
This week’s question:
Write a function that determines if all the characters in a given string are unique. Can you do this without making any new variables? You choose if you want to include capitalization in your consideration for this one, as a fun challenge.
> allUnique('Cassidy') > false > allUnique('cat & dog') > false > allUnique('cat+dog') > true
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That’s all for now, folks! Have a great week. Be safe, make good choices, and appreciate nature!
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