Learning Your First Programming Language

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Perhaps you’ve made a resolution to learn how to program. I did, back in 2008 on the spur of a moment while I was going through an online course. It led to me becoming a professional computer programmer for many years and eventually working at Google. But make sure you’ll keep putting in the time. That’s at least a few hours nearly every week for months if you want to learn the basics, and at least several months…

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Rebecca Sealfon

Rebecca Sealfon

Former software engineer at Google, U.S. National Spelling Bee champion, and synesthete, based in New York, NY. Loves books, liberal Judaism, and nature.

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