Programmers and the iPad

It seems a few people wrote that they wouldn’t have learned to program as a kid on an iPad instead of a real computer. The things is that no one thought this was a problem with the iPhone or the iPod Touch. People think of those as a computer, but not, as a real one. The conclusion could be this: for a device to be a computer, it needs to be programmable on the device itself....

January 30, 2010

iPad and programming

Alex Payne wrote: If I had an iPad rather than a real computer as a kid, I’d never be a programmer today.

January 29, 2010