Lets take for a moment and appreciate how easy it is to get into coding and software development these days.
* Free IDEs* Free compilers* Widely available and free tutorials* A huge and supportive community
My 8 year old self would be jumping for joy if he had access to what I have access to now.
@matt That would have been awesome. I had to ask my parents to get me a C compiler for Christmas. I don't think I had any resources other than the manual that came with it.
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