3 sneaky ways

to get into coding

Minecraft

- released November 2011

- owned by Microsoft

- open world sandbox

- collect resources

- evade zombies

- build things

Electronics

3 inputs -> 8 outputs

input 1input 2output
4051 1.5V

binary

000

001

010

011

100

101

110

111

decimal

0

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Demo!

LEGO

Boost

- expensive

- neat programming interface

- build different things

Power Functions

- less expensive

- hackable

- works well with Arduino

Programming Boost

Arduino

Demo!

Game dev

Making Games with JavaScript

Scratch

Thanks

3 Sneaky Ways To Get Into Coding

By Christopher Pitt

3 Sneaky Ways To Get Into Coding

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