Topic: A Language from Scratch
Marc Abel presents: A Language from Scratch
You may never need to write a programming language from the ground up –
yet you can learn a ton from somebody who has. For our November meeting,
Marc Abel showed us the par…
Marc Abel presents Parsers!
As you read this sentence, your mind identifies the words, punctuation,
and the boundaries of the sentence. Good job – your internal parser is
To write your own languages, you’ll need a pars…
Every new language you learn (even a little) stretches your brain.
Lua is a lightweignt scripting language designed primarily for
embedded use in applications. It’s got a lot in common with our
better-known dynamic lang…
Topic: Programming Single-Board Computers
On September 12, we’ll have three presenters demoing and
using and programming single-board computers! The tech world has
exploded with small, cheap, but amazingly powerful computers
On August 11, the Victoria
Theater is screening
Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
The show is at 10:30 PM; beginning at 9:30 PM, we’ll have
a table in the lobby to show people Python, the language
named after Monty Python. We’ll have…