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Luis von Ahn, Carnegie Mellon University; from Computing Research that Changed the World: Reflections and Perspectives, March 25, 2009,;http://www.cra.org/cc...
Online code practice (). : Progress Graphs, e.g. or . Individual user graphs are available on the and other places. See , and , and for more info. Please with any comments or suggestions. Talent is a rumor, but practice works.
How to Shoot Yourself In the Foot Using Any Programming Language
It's harder than you think. Right now you're probably underestimating the amount of frustration and discomfort you're about to experience, without realizing that by doing so you're creating all sorts of subtle barriers to obtaining a deep understandi...
These programs all appear in my book: by Steven Skiena and Miguel Revilla, Springer-Verlag, New York 2003. See our website for additional information. This book can be ordered from at a 30% discount!
In every era in recent times there has been one profession that for a short while you could enter without formal training. Autodidacts in the 19th century could read the law without recourse to formal education (see Abe Lincoln). In the early 20th ce...
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6 Books Every Programmer Should Own
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