About Derek Banas

Once a day I post a link to an original video & tutorial on communication, web development, dieting, marketing, hypnosis, etc. For Free!

I used to work for Apple and Morgan Stanley. My ultimate goal is to help unemployed people easily add to their skill set so they can get a job for free.

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Learn to Program Videos

In my Learn to Program series I taught programming through problem solving. Every video contained 3 or more problems of increasing complexity and the goal was to slowly turn an amateur into a pretty good programmer. Here is over 20 hours of content that will turn you into a pretty good programmer. I thought...

C# Tutorial 4

In this part of my C# tutorial we’ll cover methods in detail. We’ll cover Pass by Value versus Pass by Reference, Out Parameter, Params, Named Parameters, Method Overloading, Enum and much more. All of the code and a transcript of the video follows the video below.For best results take notes on...

C# Tutorial 3

In this part of my C# tutorial we’ll cover If, Else, Else If, Relational Operators, Logical Operators, Ternary Operator, Switch, Break, Continue, Goto, While Do While, Convert, Try, Catch, Finally and Exception Handling. Like always all of the code and a transcript of the video follows the video below....

C# Tutorial 2

In this part of my C# tutorial I’ll cover Implicit Typing, Casting, For, For Each and Arrays and StringBuilder in vast detail. The idea for this series is to cover even more then you’ll find in a normal book so that it can act as a video API for C#. After I get passed the basics I’ll then...

C# Tutorial

You guys asked for it and here I begin my large C# tutorial which will eventually cover Xamarin and game development. We start by covering how to install Visual Studio and Xamarin. Then we look at Namespaces, Main, Input, Output, Loops, Command Line Arguments, Arrays, Data Types, DateTime, TimeSpan,...

Follow Me on Smash Run

If there are any runners out there that want to have fun check me out on SmashRun. It is a free running site that will keep you motivated with badges and tons of stats. It even works with the Nike app, so if you have an Apple Watch it is a must. This isn’t a sponsored post, I’m just lonely there...

Don’t Starve Shipwrecked

I’m trying to get used to some new video editing software, so I thought I’d have fun and try out the new Don’t Starve Shipwrecked app for iPad. This is the first time I have played it so expect me to make a ton of mistakes. While it is an extremely hard game it is still a ton of fun to...

Nike Apple Watch 2 Review

In this video I’ll review the new Nike Apple Watch 2 from the perspective of a regular person that runs a lot. I’ll cover the accuracy of the GPS, Heart Rate Monitor and Treadmill Tracking. I’ll also take a look at 6 on watch apps as well as 9 iPhone apps geared towards running. We’ll...

ECMAScript 6 Tutorial

In this video I’ll teach ECMAScript 6 in one video. In this video I’ll cover the vast majority of ECMAScript 6 in one video. We’ll cover Let, Constants, Data Types, Strings, Template Literals, Tagged Template Literals, For Of, Functions, Rest Parameters, Arrow Functions, Reduce, Filter,...

Visual Basic Tutorial 6

In this part of my Visual Basic tutorial I’ll cover most of the topics I missed before. We’ll cover MenuStrip, ToolStrip, Many Properties, Undo, Copy, Cut, Paste, SelectAll and a bunch of other topics. Like always all of the code and a transcript of the video follows below. For everyone asking...

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