6th Feb 2016

World Autism Day – the relationship to computer programming

April 2 is World Autism Day. Below are two articles on Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, and Computer Programming.

Vocational Rehabilitation shares the story of a young man with Asperger’s syndrome who refused to let his disability keep him from achieving his goals.

Read more: http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/16/04/p7793375/computer-programming-the-perfect-job-for-young-man-with-aspergers-syndr#ixzz452XJUh2v

Does Asperger’s make you a better software coder?

Aspiritech, a Chicago-area start-up, is embracing Asperger’s Syndrome to take advantage of the perceived technical advantages many say the condition provides.

Read more: http://www.zdnet.com/article/does-aspergers-make-you-a-better-software-coder/