New Ebook: Confident Programmer Debugging Guide

Debugging is a critical skill for software developers and programmers, but it is not often taught well in many computer science classes. This guide gets you started on your way to becoming a more effective … Continue reading

Why Is It So Hard to Program RPGs?

A lot of aspiring developers tell me that they want to program a JRPG-style game, with little to no programming experience. Within the past few months, I’ve had several potential students ask me about developing … Continue reading

Confident Programmer Study Tips: 20 Tips for Learning Computer Science and Programming

Need some computer science study tips?  We have a new ebook available for Kindle and as a PDF! Are you learning programming on your own, attending a code boot camp, or taking a computer science … Continue reading

How Can Programmers Remember Everything They Learn?

If you’re new to programming, it might seem like there’s so much information to learn, that it’s overwhelming. You might wonder, how do programmers remember all of those concepts, functions, and details?  Do programmers memorize … Continue reading

Stressed and Discouraged Computer Science Students: All is Not Lost!

Not-So-Happy Holidays? With final exams and projects fast approaching, this time of year can be very difficult for computer science students, or all students, really. If you haven’t been doing well in class, you probably … Continue reading