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Getting Personal, Big Data, Machine Learning and Other Themes From Finovate Europe

In early February, Finovate Europe, a sold-out, two-day conference in London brought together more than 1500 on a guest list composed of the “who’s who in FinTech” – VC’s, founders, press and more.  The conference is perhaps only surpa...

Why is learning to code so hard?

Our instructor Jeff is also an author, here are some tips from his blog, a great coding resource: As an instructor at Byte Academy, a high school AP computer science teacher, and a former middle school teacher, I’ve worked with countless begin...

Fashion For Programming: Fashion Tech Meets FinTech (A NYC Fashion Week Special)

Byte Academy coding bootcamp and Felix Gray eyewear kicked off a collaboration and demo for campus "Fashion Tech Week" paralleling New York Fashion Week in mid February.  Although Felix Gray is only in soft launch, participating Byte Academy stu...

Valentine’s Day Special: How To Date A Programmer

This special piece is written by one of our team members who took the jump into dating a programmer before she had experience in tech, a few years back (while he picked up Python, she picked up Mandarin.) When we went on our first date, he tur...

Preparing For Finovate: The Largest FinTech Conference in the World

Byte Academy is heading to London to provide exclusive coverage of Finovate Europe.  The conference is one of the largest, if not the largest, FinTech conference in the world with more than 1500 attendees - VCs, Founders, Developers, and C- Le...