Daragh Ó Tuama

Content & Production Manager

Daragh is Code Institute’s Content Manager. With a long history in journalism, he has a huge interest in all things tech. Daragh also has a background in radio and TV, and has presented and contributed to shows on RTÉ, Newstalk, Today FM, TG4, and many more. He has a degree in modern Irish and history, and more recently, he has attained a certificate in sustainability studies. Daragh is also a videographer and is responsible for much of the content delivered to Code Institute. Daragh joined Code Institute in 2018.

Coding the Future: Developer Spotlight – Melissa Buckingham

In March 2023, Melissa Buckingham joined Level 5 Diploma in Web Application Development programme, delivered at North East Surrey College of Technology (NESCOT) by Jonathan Jacobsen using the Code Institute learning platform. The course equips learners with full-stack software development skills, making them ready to enter the digital workforce in various roles. We asked Melissa’s […]

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Code Institute’s €250,000 Spring Scholarship Fund – Education for All

The world is full of opportunities, and with technologies advancing and AI becoming the keyword for work success, there really hasn’t been a time more suited to people who want and need to upskill for the future of work. However, many of us know that upskilling can be expensive. To combat this, Code Institute has […]

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Coding the Future: Developer Spotlight – Emma Hewson

In October 2022, Emma Hewson joined Code Institute’s Level 5 Diploma in Web Application Development programme, which is run in association with Cardiff and Vale College and is funded via the Welsh Government’s Personal Learning Accounts (PLA) initiative. The course aims to equip learners in full-stack software development, preparing them to enter the digital workforce […]

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The Basics of GraphQL: Understanding the Importance of GraphQL 

In the ever-evolving landscape of web development, GraphQL has emerged as a game-changer. This query language, developed by Facebook and later open-sourced, has revolutionised the way data is requested and delivered over APIs. In this article, we will delve into the fundamental concepts of GraphQL and explore why it has become a pivotal tool in […]

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Exploring the MERN Stack 

The right technology stack selection has become a necessity in this ever-changing landscape of web development, as efficient apps are constructed by the use of such technologies. One such popular stack that has been gaining momentum in recent years is the MERN stack. This article will offer a detailed analysis of the MERN stack that […]

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Paving the Way for Tech Careers – Ofsted on Code Institute’s Skills Bootcamps 

Code Institute received a double ‘significant progress’ feedback on the delivery of Skills Bootcamps in collaboration with the West Midlands Combined Authority in a recent Ofsted New Provider Monitoring Visit (NPMV). This acknowledgement underlines our commitment to future-proofing the tech sector and creating coding career opportunities.  Meeting Industry Demands  Code Institute’s success translates into positive […]

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What Are Containers and Containerization in DevOps? 

With the constant changes in software development and deployment, containers and containerization have emerged as the most sought-after topics in DevOps.  Containers bring to the table a lightweight, portable, and performant way of packaging, deploying, and managing applications.  Using these said ways, DevOps teams can benefit in many aspects.  This article revolves around the container […]

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Microservices Architecture  

Within the scope of software development, microservices architecture has become a prevalent strategy, radically transforming the way applications are developed, deployed, and managed. It, however, comes with its own set of challenges. What are Microservices?   Microservices architecture is an architectural style that decomposes the application into small, loosely coupled services using microservices tools. Each service […]

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Introduction to Progressive Web Apps

In today’s dynamic world of web development, PWAs, or Progressive Web Apps, stand as an innovative alternative to overcoming the barrier between traditional web pages and native apps.  Thanks to their ability to provide users with an app-like experience but still being flexible and accessible as a web page, PWAs have become very popular among […]

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8 Reasons to Upskill in Tech  

In the fast-paced technological world, upskilling in tech has become a big necessity. People with the right knowledge and competencies gain access to the limitless potential for growth at both personal and professional levels. For those looking to boost their career prospects, we delve into why getting tech skills will make you stand out. Embracing […]

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