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Jan 12, 2017

Programming the TextEye - Part 01: Project Overview

The new "Programming the TextEye" series kicks off with a project overview. What is the TextEye, what kind of programming is involved, and what is the goal? Read this to find out more.

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Feb 20, 2015

Learn C++ with Qt, part 010: Identifiers and reserved keywords

Part 010 of the C++ with Qt tutorial shortly explains identifiers and reserved keywords in C++. It includes a reference table with all the standard identifiers and keywords up until C++11.

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Dec 01, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, part 009: Comments

In part number 9 of the C++ with Qt tutorial you will learn why and how you should comment the code you write.

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Nov 19, 2014

Embedding Google+ posts in your own web pages

This short article describes how you can embed Google+ posts on your own website pages.

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Sep 22, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 008: Initialization of variables

Variables should be properly initialized before they are used for the first time, otherwise they can cause problems. Learn more about initialization in this part of the C++ with Qt tutorial.

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Sep 08, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 007: Constants

Part number seven of the C++ with Qt tutorial introduces constants. Starting with different forms of literals, we look at the definition and usage of constants in C++ programs

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Sep 01, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 006: Standard data types

Part number six of the C++ with Qt tutorial is about the different standard data types that you can use to define variables in C++ programs.

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Aug 27, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 005: Introduction to variables

This part of the C++ with Qt programming tutorial shows how variables can be defined, how you can assign values to them and what happens inside the computer when you do that.

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Jun 03, 2014

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 003: Console Output

The third part of the C++ with Qt tutorial looks at additional forms of data output inside a terminal (console) window.

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Nov 29, 2012

ACP Projects

This page gives you an overview of different projects and related articles which are aimed at deepening your knowledge about computer programming.

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Nov 29, 2012

Programming languages

This article is a short primer about programming languages. Learn about the history of programming languages and the different language categories.

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Nov 29, 2012

Opinion: Programming is good for you

In my opinion, most people can profit from learning how to program a computer. It trains you in several ways, improving your overall skills.

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Nov 29, 2012

Computer Programming Basics

This article gives you an overview to the basics of computer programming. It is a short introduction for programming beginners.

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Nov 29, 2012

ACP "How to..." articles

The ACP "How to..." articles focus on providing technical knowledge for specific problems or applications in computer programming.

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Nov 29, 2012

FAQ: Why choose C++ and Qt for a programming tutorial?

This page tries to answer the question why choosing the C++ programming language and the Qt SDK for a programming beginners tutorial is a good idea.

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Nov 29, 2012

ACP Frequently Asked Questions

This is the index page for the frequently asked questions on computer programming and related information in articles on alternative-computer-programming.com

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Nov 29, 2012

Development tools for programming

A short overview listing and explaining the most commonly used development tools for computer programming.

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Nov 29, 2012

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 002: The First Program

In this part of the C++ with Qt programming tutorial we write our first program - a variation of the classic "hello world" program.

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Nov 29, 2012

Learn C++ with Qt, Part 001: Introduction to the Qt Creator IDE

Before starting with the main C++ and Qt programming tutorial, this article introduces you to the Qt Creator programming environment.

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Nov 29, 2012

Computer Programming Terminology

This page lists computer programming terminology which is used in computer programming and software engineering. From here you can access more detailed articles for each term.

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