A Question of Code

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Summary

Does working full-time suck the fun out of coding? Spoiler alert: coding is awesome and always finds ways to be inspiring and creatively rewarding. But there are inevitably times when work is, well, "work". Find out more in this week's enlightening instalment of A Question of Code.

Show Notes

  • Halt and Catch Fire TV show: https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/oct/16/farewell-to-halt-and-catch-fire-the-best-show-that-nobody-watched 
  • Startup Podcast: https://www.gimletmedia.com/startup
  • D3.js: https://d3js.org/

What is A Question of Code?

A newbie coder and a seasoned veteran discuss the questions that always come up when someone begins learning to code.

Ed is looking at getting a career in programming and has been learning to code for just over a year. During this time he’s been building up a stack of questions that keep coming up from other newbie coders. Luckily, he’s got someone he can ask for help: Tom. Tom’s a seasoned coder, having worked in the industry for a few years now and has all the answers Ed needs, or does he?