TCLP 2009-04-29 Hacking 101: Learning New Languages (Comment Line 240-949-2638) April 30, 2009

from The Command Line Podcast· ·

This is a feature cast.

In the intro a welcome to LifeHacker readers coming from Gina Trapani's article. Also there may not be a news program this weekend, if not there will still be a new feature cast next Wednesday. And lastly, I will be at Balticon 43 Memorial Day weekend, May 22-25. I will be speaking a variety of topics, including copyright, technical audio geekery at a variety of experience levels, and more. See my Google calendar for details. I will also be volunteering with recording author readings for the Balticon Podcast as I have ...



This is a feature cast.

In the intro a welcome to LifeHacker readers coming from Gina Trapani's article. Also there may not be a news program this weekend, if not there will still be a new feature cast next Wednesday. And lastly, I will be at Balticon 43 Memorial Day weekend, May 22-25. I will be speaking a variety of topics, including copyright, technical audio geekery at a variety of experience levels, and more. See my Google calendar for details. I will also be volunteering with recording author readings for the Balticon Podcast as I have for the past two years.

Listener Feedback this week is from Alex who corrects my pronunciation of Brendan Eich's name with multiple citations. Thanks as always for the constructive and well put feedback.

The hacker word of the week this week is easter egg.

The feature this week is a new Hacking 101 segment on learning new programming languages.

More news and commentary, the alternate feed, and downloadable show notes available at http://thecommandline.net/.

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