BASIC: The Unsung Hero of Home Computing and Python’s Modern Echo

Discover the resurgence of the BASIC programming language and its impact on the software development landscape. From the nostalgia-driven return of retired developers to the passion of retro computing enthusiasts, this article explores the enduring legacy of BASIC and envisions new possibilities for a language that once sparked the home computer revolution.

Unveiling the Power of Flowcharts in Structured And O.O.P. Programming

Explore the dynamic intersection of structured programming, UML, and the timeless utility of flowcharts. From the historical roots shaped by Grace Hopper to the practical integration of flowcharts in Python 3.x, this article navigates the evolution, purpose, and diverse applications of this visual language in software development.

Navigating Entropy in Software Development and its Implications for AI and AGI Projects

Explore the impact of entropy on software development and its consequences for AI and AGI projects. Learn effective methods to combat entropy, ensuring the longevity and performance of your software and artificial intelligence systems.

Navigating the Impact of AI on Society: Embracing Change with Caution

Explore the profound changes AI brings to software development, delve into the concept of using AI as an operating system, and examine the challenges and opportunities it presents for society. From the efficiency paradox to economic disruption, discover the far-reaching consequences of AI on jobs, industries, and the widening economic gap. Join us on a journey to understand the evolving role of software developers in an AI-driven future and how society can prepare for the transformative era ahead.

Is Software Development An Engineering Discipline, Science, or Craft? We Ask ChatGPT!

Discover the intricate balance between theory and practice in software development. This analysis explores the intersection of software development with science, engineering, and trade craft disciplines. Gain insights into the empirical nature, problem-solving approaches, and tools used in this hybrid discipline.

Navigating Complexity in Software Systems: Measurement, Control, and Simplification

Balancing design patterns with performance requirements demands a nuanced approach from software developers. While design patterns enhance code readability, modularity, and maintainability, their impact on performance must be carefully evaluated and managed…

Modern C Programming: Embracing New Features, Standards, and Historical Changes

Delve into the evolution of C programming, from historical changes to embracing new features like C11. Explore its enduring usefulness in modern software development and understand its impact on programming languages and the fast-paced world of technology.

Rebuttal to Eric Normand’s Article: “How is Haskell Faster than C?”

Delve into the nuanced debate between Haskell and C programming languages. This article dissects the claims about Haskell’s speed superiority over C, emphasizing the importance of well-crafted code and developer expertise in determining programming efficiency. Discover the complex interplay of factors that influence the performance of these languages in real-world applications.

Advancing Inclusive Software Development for Individuals with Disabilities: A Comprehensive Guide

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Accessible Software Development

Unlocking Accessibility: A Comprehensive Guide to Inclusive Software Development for Disabilities. Explore how to create accessible web, desktop, and embedded systems software, ensuring that all users, including those with disabilities, can access and benefit from your digital innovations. Discover compliance tools, best practices, and valuable resources to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals with diverse needs.

The Role of AI in Software Development: Benefits, Drawbacks, and Ethical Considerations

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series AI for Software Development

Discover the transformative impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in software development. Explore the reasons developers are integrating AI into their workflows, its benefits, and drawbacks. Learn about the accuracy of AI in code generation, testing, and documentation. Delve into real-world examples with OpenAI’s ChatGPT and CodePilot. Uncover the ethical considerations, job displacement concerns, and privacy issues. Plus, explore how AI is applied in critical software systems and where developers should exercise caution. Harness the power of AI while preserving the essence of human expertise in the ever-evolving world of software development.