How hexadecimal helped me understand binary / 1

January 07, 2018

This week the CS50x course I am working through is teaching (more accurately getting me to learn about) pointers in C, and using images to help understand the concept. I've been looking through bitmap files and getting to grips with how computers make images, something I've always been curious about …


Why am I learning to code?

December 31, 2017

I'm in my mid twenties and I have been thinking about changing career (even though I'm currently only at the start of one) for a year or so. Over the summer I read Gödel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter which is what initially got me …