Shifting Gears

The one thing I really suck at is shifting. When I was training for the triathlon last Summer, my sister (to be… she did say yes, so she’s stuck) coached me through the motions.  “Left–down a couple! Right — up one!” If it hadn’t been for her I would’ve bike-walked the triathlon I swear. This […]

Hello world!

Hello World, indeed. My first ever post, so the title is appropriate: the first task you get handed in absolutely any programming class (in my case, it’s been DOS, SQL, JavaScript, VB 6, VB.Net, C++) is to get the program you’ve just written, to write “Hello World”. We are apparently very concerned that the future […]