Pair Programming

From the start of computing history, people have tried to optimize the software programming process. This includes having two coders work together to code software.

The Wayback Machine

The Wayback Machine lets you travel back in time to see old websites. Plus the Internet Archive has thousands of vintage games, software, books, and more.

How to Do Online Research

Online research skills are critical for software programmers. It's how you learn any language, by searching for error messages and looking up reference material.

December 2019 Notebook 1

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December 2019 Best Practices

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December 2019 News Wire

Interesting stories about computer science, software programming, and technology for February 2018.

Visual Storytelling Apps

Visual storytelling apps are a great way for kids to document and explore their lives.

December 2019 Learn More Links

Links from the bottom of all the December 2019 articles, collected in one place for you to print, share, or bookmark.

December 2019 Language of Month

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December 2019 Concepts 1

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December 2019 Code Snippets

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STEAM Gift Guide

30+ ideas for STEAM-theme gifts for kids of all ages!

Happy Numbers

Some numbers simply have a positive attitude. They're fun to play with.

A Short History of Lorem Ipsum

No discussion of design is complete without the history of lorem ipsum. It's more than placeholder text you stuff into a visual design.

October 2019 Learn More Links

Links from the bottom of all the October 2019 articles, collected in one place for you to print, share, or bookmark.

Citizen Science Projects

Explore the world, spend time with family and friends, and shed some light on the secrets of nature!

August 2019 Learn More Links

Links from the bottom of all the August 2019 articles, collected in one place for you to print, share, or bookmark.

August 2019 News Wire

Interesting stories about computer science, software programming, and technology for August 2019.

al-Jazari Automatons

We might think robots are a modern invention. But al-Jazari created amazing automatons in the thirteenth century. Today we would call him a maker.

Dogfooding

Eating dog food doesn't sound like much fun but it's an important part of creating software.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

A short history of virtual and augmented reality with lots of links to learn more.

June 2019 Learn More Links

Links from the bottom of all the June 2019 articles, collected in one place for you to print, share, or bookmark.

June 2019 News Wire

Interesting stories about science and technology for June 2019.

Battery History

Battery history is a critical part of the history of technology. Without stored electricity, there would be no electronics.

April 2019 News Wire

Interesting stories about science and technology for April 2019.