"Google's Programming for non-programmers" effort is part of Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 4-10), which is held in honor of and is created to get everyone, but especially students, to try just an hour of code.
The first coding language for kids, Logo, was developed and designed by Seymour Papert and researchers at MIT in the 1960s, long before personal computers were introduced.
By moving the turtle around the screen, users are able to draw different shapes.
Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) is an annual program dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science. It's created to be less intimidating than typical programming languages, but just as powerful and expressive. We have them in our homes, at work, and in our pockets.
In order to move their character around or make them take actions they must piece together a series of instructions which will teach them about the basics of coding through a user friendly and fun interface. Those early experiences not only influenced my career path, but provided me with new ways to express my ideas and influence the world around me.
Monday's Google Doodle puts a super-easy visual programming tool on the search page and gently guides even the most programming-averse among us with straightforward and kind of cute tutorials. With this doodle, she hopes that millions of people around the world can and will have their first experience with coding.
It was created in 1967 and was the inspiration for the code Scratch which today's Google Doodle is built from.
A security personnel was martyred and two terrorists were neutralised on Monday in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Qazigund . An official identified the slain as Sepoy Jitender Singh who was hurt in militant attack on army patrol.
It is the first time that so many Raptors have been deployed simultaneously in an exercise in South Korea. However, the USA government has not announced any plans to evacuate US citizens from South Korea.
The team will leave for South Africa on December 27. "This is the best balanced side, I am sure this team will really do well". For Tests, the core of the team is more or less settled, with three openers and the in-form middle-order selecting themselves.
For Calgary's Laura Hampton, any protection against the flu is good protection when it comes to her one-year-old son Jack. The figure below shows peak flu activity for the United States by month for the 1982-1983 through 2015-2016 flu seasons.
On Monday, the United States derivatives regulator has allowed CME Group and the CBOE Global Markets to list Bitcoin futures. However, the parties have reached an agreement, with Zuckerberg reportedly paying some $65 million to the Winklevoss twins.
Priced at Rs 13,999, the Canvas Infinity Pro will go on sale in India via Flipkart from December 6 midnight onwards. The smartphone is equipped with a fingerprint sensor with "0.2 sec unlock time and a 360 degree acceptance angle".
Vishal has stated that he has no big plans in politics and wants to be the voice of the people in RK Nagar constituency. It looks like Vishal has to take the final decision before foraying into politics and contest the elections.
The Costa Rican newspaper La Nacion reported that the guide tried to scare the sharks away when it approached the group. Last month, a swimmer was attacked and killed by a shark just about 10 feet from the beach in Cuba, The Sun reported.
After the game, Gronk apologized and explained his frustration on inconsistent calls against him throughout his career. Bills coach Sean McDermott said, "I just don't think there's any place in the game for that".
Friday will be mostly cloudy, with a high in the upper 30s and a Friday-night low in the mid 20s, the weather service said. The likelihood of snow will increase in the evening and night as temperatures fall between -2 and +1 degrees.
Co-op to sell food past its best before date for 10p
Will they continue to eat by the rules? Last year the government found that £16 billion worth of food was being wasted every year. He added: 'This is not a money-making exercise, but a sensible move to reduce food waste and keep edible food in the food chain.
Fox In Talks With Disney
Representatives for Disney and Fox did not immediately respond to TheWrap's requests for comment. Fox's flagship TV network would not be included in any deal, nor would Fox News and Fox Sports.
Here's where you can get FREE treats on National Cookie Day!
Fields location in the US , you'll get a free cookie, as long as you are one of the first 400 customers to arrive at each store . " National Cookie Day provides the flawless occasion for our guests to enjoy the ultimate cookie experience", Thomas added.
Chris Pratt Files for Divorce From Anna Faris
Both are seeking joint custody of their 5-year-old son, Jack Pratt , and both have reserved the right to obtain spousal support. Four months after his separation with Anna Faris was announced, Chris Pratt has officially filed for divorce from the actress.