December 3rd, 2013
10:47 PM ET

Computer Programmer teaches homeless to code

If you passed a homeless person on the street, would you give them a dollar? Or just keep on walking?

One computer programmer has a different idea. Instead of money, he gave one homeless man a laptop and the chance to turn his life around.

Bill Weir has the IDEA OutFront.

Filed under: I.D.E.A. • News • Tech
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  1. Acerstore

    Great story through video.

    April 8, 2014 at 3:55 am | Reply
  2. Joey at Purdue Univ

    Great story...

    Read about this by Rebecca Grant in VentureBeat earlier this October, but still a great story. Also, a nice complement to the segment on The Last Mile @ San Quentin a few weeks ago.

    December 3, 2013 at 11:44 pm | Reply

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