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The Common Craft libraries continue to grow. Today we're publishing a new video (our 78th!) and have recently added a lot of new Cut-outs (now over 2,200!) The new video explains algorithms - what they are and why they matter. What it Teaches: This video is an introduction to the basic ideas of algorithms. It explains how computers, websites and digital products need instructions that answer the question “what should I do next?” in order to complete tasks, serve customers and gather... Continue Reading
Our new video explains the basics of programming computers - and specifically, programming languages. Watch it now About this video: Computers can perform amazing feats of speed, repetition and calculation. But what they are really doing is following instructions we write in programming languages. This video is designed to help people understand the role of programming languages in computers. What it Teaches: How do we tell computers what to do? Using the simple example of a computer... Continue Reading