programming

coding

Trolls Baffled by Victoria's Secret Model Who Codes

Instagram trolls tried to question Lyndsey Scott's coding skills—and showed how pervasive these biases are in tech.
Samantha Cole
9.12.18
programming

This Coder Fit a Bootable CD and Video Game Into a Tweet

How to write a video game in 277 characters.
Michael Gaynor
8.3.18
Video Games

How a Hacker Used Python to Extract the Source Code for ‘Super Mario Bros.’

Hacker Matthew Earl used Python to extract raw visual data from Nintendo’s code.
Matthew Gault
8.2.18
HOTY2017

The Activist Fighting for High-Tech Reconciliation for Canada's Indigenous People

As executive director of the First Nations Technology Council, Denise Williams wants to equalize the digital playing field for BC’s Indigenous communities.
Jordan Pearson
1.25.18
boot camp

To Solve the Diversity Drought in Software Engineering, Look to Community Colleges

It’s a solution hiding in plain sight.
Michael Byrne
12.4.17
code

Someone Programmed an Arduino Board with a Worm's Brain

302 simulated roundworm neurons running on a cheap hobbyist hardware platform.
Michael Byrne
10.5.17
code

New MIT Tool Automatically Rewrites Old Code for New Software

But take heart: It still requires human developers.
Michael Byrne
9.27.17
programming

Coders In Wealthy and Developing Countries Lean on Different Programming Languages

But does it matter?
Michael Byrne
8.30.17
Complaints

'No-Reply' Email Addresses Are a Plague

"If you’re allowed to send me an email, I’m allowed to send you an email."
Michael Byrne
8.28.17
code

Learn Anything Is a Graphical Search Engine to Tame the Online Learning Jungle

There have never been so many online learning resources, but that has a downside.
Michael Byrne
8.25.17
code

Asciidots Is the Coolest-Looking Programming Language

Beats Java, at least.
Michael Byrne
8.11.17
unix

Once Upon a Time, This Tech Company Actively Recruited Furries

Pre-web programming and furrydom were a magical combination.
Samantha Cole
6.21.17