Archive | January, 2016

Treehouse: Ruby

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Ruby is one of the easiest and most comfortable programming languages in existence, and it is the choice of many web developers. It is a dynamic, open-source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. It has a syntax that is natural to read and easy to write. This is not uncommon for modern […]

Treehouse: Python Programming Language

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Python is a widespread, general-purpose, open-source programming language used for many different purposes. Focusing on a clean syntax and ease of use, it’s great for beginners and professionals alike. Python programming language first appeared in 1991, and the latest stable release (Python 3.5.0) was made in September 2015. Python is always growing and expanding, and […]

Treehouse: PHP Development

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Some programming languages are very specific, pertaining to a unique task or purpose. Others, like PHP, are for general use. PHP is the brain child of Rasmus Lerdorf, who initially created a suite of personal home page (PHP) tools for himself. He has stated that it was never his intention to create a programming language, […]

Treehouse: JavaScript


Along with HTML and CSS, JavaScript is one of the three largest content producing languages online. It is essentially a way to add interactivity to websites. It is used to create interactive effects on web pages, and is supported by all modern web browsers. Java and JavaScript have some similarities, but are not really related. […]

Treehouse: Java Language

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Java isn’t just a cup of coffee, bub. It’s a computer language, and it is over 20 years old. Java is one of the most popular languages out there, and it can be found in software tools, scientific applications, Big Data technology, mobile phones, Blu-ray players, car entertainment systems, and many other places. Java is […]

Treehouse: iOS

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One thing is for sure – Apple, Inc. knows what it’s doing. It released its iPhone in the summer of 2007, and built into that revolutionary mobile device was the iPhone’s operating system, OS X. In a 2008 beta release, the iPhone’s operating system was named iPhone OS. Later, in 2010, this was shortened to […]

Treehouse: Digital Literacy

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Knowledge is power. This is an idiom which has always been true. These days, however, with so much knowledge right at our fingertips, it is especially true. Simply put, being literate is having the knowledge and skill of reading and writing. In days of yore and times of old, literacy was used as a kind […]

Treehouse: HTML

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HyperText Markup Language (HTML) is the basic language of the Web. It is the structural layer of web pages. It is an open format language, which anyone can use and alter. Regardless of the kind of website or application you are interested in building and developing, HTML is the ‘go to’ language. It is the […]

Treehouse: Game Development

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Game Development is one of the hottest fields in the world today – not only to young people want to learn about it, they genuinely enjoy it as well! Interested in going behind the scenes of today’s most popular games? Treehouse’s game development section is a great place to start learning all about it.