Adam Bos

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Coding is not “fun,” it’s technically and ethically complex

Programming computers is a piece of cake. Or so the world’s digital-skills gurus would have us believe. From the non-profit Code.org’s promise that “Anybody can learn!” to Apple chief executive Tim Cook’s comment that writing code is “fun and interactive,” the art and science of making software is …

This Is Your Brain on Nature

When we get closer to nature—be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree—we do our overstressed brains a favor.<p><b>When you head out</b> to the desert, David Strayer is the kind of man you want behind the wheel. He never texts or talks on the phone while driving. He doesn’t even approve of eating in the …

Coding by the Book: The 7 Books Every Software Developer Should Read

<i>This post is part three of a series on Coding by the Book. Don’t miss its companion posts: How to Choose a Programming Book and 5 Tips for Learning</i> …

Computer Science

Honda FT500 by Gasoline Motor Co.

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Australian<br>• Honda<br>• Japanese<br>• Motorcycles<p>The Honda FT500 was released in the early 1980s with a strong focus on American flat …

Watch people code in real time with Livecoding.tv

There are plenty of decent options to learn basic code — such as Codeacademy or Coursera — but what about people who want to take it a step …

Encryption