I Programmer
I Programmer
A blog on everything programmer.

We Make Nothing
Written by Mike James   
Thursday, 07 June 2018

Literally we make nothing. Give me a pound of program, a foot, a kilogram or a meter of your latest program, no not the paper you printed it on, your program, the real thing. You can't - because you make nothing...

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 June 2018
Debugging and the Experimental Method
Written by Mike James   
Thursday, 15 February 2018

How do you debug a program? What approaches and qualities of mind are needed to get the job done? In many ways debugging a program is quite different from the act of programming and we need to be clear about it so that we can both do it better and  teach it better.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 February 2018
The Real Reason To Learn To Program - The Power
Written by Mike James   
Friday, 08 December 2017

It's that time of the year again - The Hour of Code. Why should so many people bother to learn to code? There has been a lot of discussion of why people should learn to code, or more accurately to program. Yes, it is good for them because it teaches how to think and how to plan. But the real reason for learning to program is known all too well to all us programmers although we try hard not to mention it in such discussions - P O W E R!

Last Updated on Friday, 08 December 2017
Teach Concepts Not Just Code
Written by Mike James   
Thursday, 31 August 2017

What tends to get overlooked when discussing STEM skills is that we need to teach algorithmic thought in the same way as needing to teach math, not just arithmetic. What you don't know the difference between math and arithmetic? You're not alone and even many programmers don't know the difference between code and algorithmic thought.

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 August 2017
Helping Ops Make Your Life Easier
Written by Jamie Mercer   
Monday, 31 July 2017

DevOps. It’s meant to be a marriage between Agile software development and enterprise systems management comprised of Development QA, and Technology Operations. Often we hear about DevOps more as a sort of dysfunctional family, complete with bickering and miscommunication between the developers and those in operations.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 July 2017

Page 1 of 25

RSS feed of all content
I Programmer - full contents
Copyright © 2018 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.