Journal Entries by: Brenda Long

Animal Tracks

Two Headed Snake: Interactive Ideas vs. The User Experience

We visited a beautiful Conservation Center this weekend. The outside included a wild flower garden with benches, bird feeders and a garden stream and pond. The inside was full of interactive displays and critters. Being a new facility, everything was modern and employed various technologies. They even had outdoor nature sounds subtly playing in the Continue Reading…

Meaningful Variable Names

Meaningful Variable Names

I teach a basic programming concepts class. We cover variables, data types, loops, functions, logic, and best practice techniques. I try to employ meaningful examples as much as possible to give abstract ideas value. The idea that variable names are created by the developer and can essentially be anything is sometimes hard to grasp. Beginning Continue Reading…

1 2 3