Software development is a wonderful field to be a noob in. Perhaps more than any other discipline, there is a wealth of information available for free online–everything from fundamental computer science courses, to the night-by-night learning notes of a master programmer. And, of course, there are millions upon millions of lines of Open Source code […]
I’ve been getting some emails from young developers wanting to “level up” as programmers. I’m definitely not the first to write about this topic, so I’m not sure how much I have to add. Still, for what it’s worth here are a few points off the top of my head: Work with other developers. We […]
My challenge is up at the RubyLearning Blog. I chose Interactive Fiction as my theme. While the title says “for newbies”, I hope that Rubyists of any skill level will enjoy taking a crack at it; I certainly enjoyed writing my own solution. I’m looking forward to seeing the submissions!