Category: Random

Matrix Rain – Sort of

01/06/2020 0

Here is the code from a simple windows .bat file that is floating around the Net for Matrix Rain. @echo offcolor 02:startecho %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random%%random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random% %random%goto…

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ICT Jobs Soar

20/05/2020 0

The following is an extract from an Australian Computer Society article: At the time of global pandemic: ICT professionals are the most in-demand workers across the country, according to figures released by the Australian Government today. For the month of April 2020, Australia registered 5,600 online job ads for IT workers, the Labour Market Information…

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Snippets

26/04/2020 0

Code snippets are pieces of code that are saved for use again. Why re-invent the wheel? Its like this ….. You build a lot of houses. You notice that most houses have the same parts like windows, doors, roofs, floors and so on. So instead of making these parts every time for every new house,…

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Atom.IO IDE

26/04/2020 0

Let’s learn how to install an IDE.  In this IDE we can do web development and coding. Atom is an integrated development environment (IDE).  You can use Atom to do web development.  It is user-friendly and comes with a good range of packages that can be downloaded and installed to provide additional functionality. You can…

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Archiving Coding Lesson Videos

26/04/2020 0

Videos such as those on YouTube are really good for learning to code, especially if you’re a visual learner. Building your own video archive will be a good resource to support your learning. One way to do this is to download a whole playlist from the one source.  This might be beginner JavaScript lessons 1…

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Concepts Vs Syntax

14/04/2020 0

When we first learn to code, we often want to know all of the syntax of a particular language.  This is important … we do need to know the syntax. But after a while we realise that you probably can’t know all of the syntax across the languages you use. It is also just as important to…

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