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Conway's game of life is a classic programming challenge based on a zero players game used to simulate population growth. The game operates over a set of four rules that are applied to each cell for every iteration of the game.
I wanted to explore the functionality that canvas had to offer. So I built a sketch pad. The app is created in Vanilla JS and uses the HTML 5 canvas element. Each color is its own brush that allows the mouse to draw like a marker.
At DevBootcamp my first priority is to teach students how to develop web applications. To demonstrate the basic principals of these concepts I would live code a basic CRUD app using Sinatra to demonstrate basic REST conventions.