NBA Superstar Chris Bosh: Here’s Why You Should Learn to Code
By Chris Bosh
I get it. There seems to be something silly about asking everyone — from the homeless to really young kids — to learn to code. There are deeper things that need to be fixed in the “system” too.
But I don’t think that means we should dismiss the value of learning to code.
Being a kid of the 1990s and living in a house run by tech-savvy parents, I began to notice that the world around me was spinning on an axis powered by varying patterns of 1s and 0s. We’d be fools to ignore the power of mastering the designing and coding of those patterns. If brute physical strength ran one era, and automation the next, this is the only way we can keep up. Most jobs of the future will be awarded to the ones who know how to code.
Read more: http://www.wired.com...-learn-to-code/
Know nothing about coding? Spend 15 minutes here and see if you enjoy it.
Edited by -Wade-, October 31, 2013 - 10:17 AM.