TheHacketyManifesto on Hackety Hack

TheHacketyManifesto on Hackety Hack:
Nearly four years ago, I wrote an essay called The Little Coder’s Predicament. It’s not too unusual. Lots of others like it have been written. The point is: programming just isn’t available to people like it was with the Commodore 64. I also outlined my requirements for a new cross-platform programming environment for beginners.

The essay was widely linked on Slashdot, Reddit, Lambda, etc. I got lots of mail from people who both agreed and disagreed. Great. Nice. Good people all of them! And yet, nothing has changed. Not really!

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This could be the basis of a course for librarians….

0 comments on “TheHacketyManifesto on Hackety Hack

  1. Rochelle says:

    Really? Can you speak more about this course for librarians? To write software?