What is a computer ELI5
  • What is a computer?
  • Bytes?
The hidden language of computers
  • Symbols vs Values
  • Code demo with symbols
  • Why are Hexadecimals handy?
  • Overflow
  • How about negative numbers? The 2's complement trick
  • Code demo to actually see an Overflow and 2's complement negatives
The purpose of computer science is to avoid using the mouse
  • The 4 pillars to become a developer
  • What is the terminal (aka command line)?
  • Anatomy of a command with examples
  • The file system. Your computer is just a bunch of nested directories
  • Simple sample workflow with the terminal
  • PATH
Cool but...where Do I write my code?
  • Simple vim intro
  • The 20% VIM commands you will use 80% of the time