Tag Archives: Programming

How not to learn programming

Before I even start writing I’m worried that this will turn into a sarcastic rant, so I apologise in advance. I’ve just completed the second semester of my MSc, which included one really great module on technology enhanced learning environments, and one really disappointing module on interactive 3D programming. I’ll tell you all about the… read more»

What would you like to do?

I’ve just received my first programming assignment, which will involve building a simple ‘choose your own adventure’ game in Java. As soon as I saw the brief, I was immediately transported to the realm of Limmy’s Show character Falconhoof and his Adventure Call. “What would you like to do?” ‘Choose your own adventure’ games are absolute… read more»

Analysis Paralysis

Since I was selected to learn violin at the age of 7, my dream has been to become a professional musician. Or, at least, it’s been one of my dreams. You see, becoming a musician is more than difficult. It’s one of those careers that’s almost impossible to make a living from. Especially today, with… read more»