Why Learning to Code is Easier Than You Think

John Sonmez | June 12, 2013 | 0 comments

Many would be developers or hobby programmers are put off by the seemingly huge and insurmountable task of learning to write code. I can understand why. It seems like such a huge task. I mean, think about how many different programming languages there are: C C++ Java C# Python Ruby JavaScript I could go on [...]

How to Become a Better Programmer

Sayash Kumar | June 7, 2013 | 3 comments

The most direct route towards becoming a better programmer is to start coding today, or even better — right now! Coding is best learned by doing. Even if you struggle for two hours writing your first program — you learn something that is not taught in any textbook — the art of dealing with difficulty and [...]

5 Reasons You Need to Learn to Program

John Sonmez | May 30, 2013 | 7 comments

Most people don’t realize just how important programming is. Just about every aspect of our modern lives is influenced directly by code. Today almost every medium-to-large sized company either has a team of developers or has to hire developers to do jobs for them. From web applications to mobile applications, to DVRs and more, our [...]

Q&A with David Heinemeier Hansson (DHH)

Joanne Daudier | May 22, 2013 | 4 comments

If you’re learning Ruby on Rails like me, you’re bound to come across the name David Heinemeier Hansson or DHH as he’s known in the Ruby community. His bio is impressive for someone his age. He’s the creator of Ruby on Rails, partner at 37signals, best-selling author, public speaker, race-car driver, hobbyist photographer … and [...]

Fundamentals of Coding

Song Zheng | May 14, 2013 | 82 comments

Truth about coding Part 1: Simple Codes Why is coding so difficult? It’s not. In fact, everyone already knows how to code. Surprise! Let’s say you are driving and you approach a STOP sign. You stop. Deep inside your brain embedded in the many neurons, these lines of code (in Ruby) were executed: If the [...]

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