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Hackety Hack, v1.0  

Hackety Hack just released their version 1.0. This is a downloadable interactive tutorial to learn programming, based around the Ruby programming language.

If you're a business guy and want to learn some programming so that you can better communicate with your technical counterparts, go ahead and download it (on Mac, Windows or Linux) and play with it. It's quick, fun, and light-hearted, and well worth some of your time.

More from the library:
Why I won't sign your NDA
Startup sales: #4: Make it easier to say yes than no
Customer Development is not a Focus Group