Over the years, I’ve toyed with the idea of writing a series of posts aimed at young programmers.  My advice will be aimed at aspiring programmers, students, and programmers who are just starting out. I’m going to skip the part in which I motivate you by telling you why learning to code is
In last week’s post, I discussed one of the projects I’m currently working on at IBM. My colleagues and I have another interesting project that I want to introduce you to as well. It’s called Big Data University and is an online educational site that provides free courses on data science, big data, and programming.
For the past ten years, I’ve been working on a multitude of projects within IBM. Being part of the Emerging Technologies team, in the IBM Analytics group, I get to use (and often implement) some really cool technology. However, technology changes quickly and so has my job over the years. I’m still a software