Inside my brain while building an Address Book

I’ve been struggling a bit with the Building an Address Book module on Code Academy so I’ve decided to try out a technique I’ve seen a number of code newbies and teachers recommend: writing it out.   The basics of the module are simple enough. Write code that will allow you to create objects “contacts”. These “contact” objects should store names and contact information for each person in your address book. Then write code that will allow...

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Loopty loops in my brain

Along with the complete web developer course on Udemy, I have also started taking Harvards CS50 through edx.org to form a more complete base to build up my programming skills. I breezed through the first few lectures and even the first problem set (pset0) so when it was time to start pset1 I thought I’d breeze through that as well. Sadly I was mistaken. Pset1 involves using the C programming language to build a simple program that gets an...

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