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Here's the real reason we've never cloned a human

Technical questions aside, the real reason that we've never cloned a human, according to George Annas, a bioethicist at Boston University, is that there's no point.<p>In most countries there are laws or agreements against artificially creating a genetic duplicate of another person, both because of …

Are you better off learning to code, or learning to speak a new language?

What an epic question this is: to learn to code vs learning a foreign language. Most people are likely to have an immediate opinion one way or the …

I've stepped away from Markdown. I'm giving away my tools for doing so. : Python

I had been frustrated by the scope of Markdown, and just generally annoyed by HTML itself as... wimpy. To get what I was looking for, I wrote a …

Python Programming

Give us your Dirty Coding Tricks!

Dirty coding tricks: ugly hacks that are <i>absolutely necessary</i> to get a game done.<p>Culled from the pages of Game Developer magazine, these valiant …

7 Good Developer Habits I Wish I’d Adopted Sooner

Learning to code, whether done through a system like Treehouse or independently, can be a heck of a journey. Much has been written about the early …

Exercises for Programmers: 57 Challenges to Develop Your Coding Skills by Brian P. Hogan | The Pragmatic Bookshelf

One of the best ways to learn a programming language is to use it to solve problems. That’s what this book is all about. Instead of questions rooted …

Top 19 Free Coding Resources

Online resources are crucial for web developers at every step of their programming journey. Browse these sites to familiarize yourself with a …

The Most Popular Programming Languages of 2015

Developers may argue the virtues of their preferred language over another, but the truth is that the best programming language depends on its …

Exercises for Programmers, Mob Programming, Modern Perl and more...

August 05, 2015<p>When you write software, you need to be at the top of your game. You need to practice and hone your skills, and stay on top of the …

Cowboy coding

How I learned you don’t need the engineering skills of Steve Wozniak to start imagining the future, reveal unexpected ideas or create new tools.<p>One …

5 Reasons Your First Career Language Should Be JavaScript

With hundreds of programming languages out there, it can be hard to know where to begin and what to prioritize in learning computer programming. At …