Thermy

So I’ve been saying for a number of years that I’d really like to get into app development, but have never really had a project to work on. This is usually my struggle. I am the sort of person who learns by doing, but until I have a need to do something I can’t bring myself to learn. Following on from my previous post I have been using the latest release of elementaryOS for the last few days and having a poke around at their documentation.
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Knit and Perl

I’m not much of a coder. In fact, I would go so far as to say I am simply not a coder at all. During my school years I dabbled in HTML, Visual Basic, and some minor Flash Script, but largely my interest with computers has been using programs that others have made rather than making my own. During my undergraduate study in Hong Kong, I took a class in C programming (the exam for which was a handwritten programming session. Oh yeah), but I found the whole thing pretty confounding and difficult. Today, though, I have decided that the only way I’m ever going to learn this sort of thing is by forcing myself to do it.

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