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Today From 9am–10am PDT: #askadeveloper Your Programming Questions

by Andrea Vedder

In honor of National Programmer's Day, we invite you to join us on Twitter with your computer programming questions today for the first-ever Bplans #askadeveloper Tweetchat. Read more »

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The Modern World, Brought to You by Programmers

by Lara Fields

September 13 is International Programmer’s Day (it is always on the 256th day of the year, which is somewhat of an inside joke for us programmers), and I'd like to take a step back from the technical intricacies and appreciate how much we've achieved. Read more »

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An Infographic History of Computer Programming

by Bailey Koharchick

Happy (early) National Programmers Day! Without developers, we wouldn't have funny cat videos, obsessive Facebook stalking or (God forbid) the Google. Check out this great infographic, created by Ellie Koning and originally posted on the now defunct Read more »

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#askadeveloper Your Web and Programming Questions

by Andrea Vedder

The first-ever Bplans #askadeveloper Tweetchat is your opportunity to get free consultation from a professional computer programmer on any of your programming-related questions, no matter how basic or advanced they may be. Read more »


Girls Are Getting Into Programming

by Andrea Vedder

Although the overall representation of women in the computer sciences is low—only 15 percent of females graduating from the University of Oregon major in computer science, and only 20 percent of the programmers in the United States are women—the numbers are climbing. Read more »