Forget Foreign Languages and Music. Teach Our Kids to Code | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

The general assumption is that young kids lack the faculties to comprehend a topic as seemingly esoteric as programming. But it is code, not Mandarin, that will be the true lingua franca of the future. Forget Foreign Languages and Music. Teach Our Kids to Code | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

If Politicians Had to Debug Laws Like Software, They’d Fix the Bugs | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

There’s one simple way to get our do-nothing legislators off the dime: Have them eat their own dog food. In the software world, dogfooding works because when you’re forced to live with your own code, you quickly diagnose problems — and how to solve them.   If Politicians Had to Debug Laws Like Software, They’d […]