Advice for a beginner?

megas alexandros's Avatar, Join Date: Sep 2007
Newbie Member
I'm a high school senior with pretty much no programming skills. What's a good language and some good books/tutorials to help me out? For now, I'd be happy being able to make a simple snake or minesweeper program but eventually i'd like to be pretty good. thanks
jwshepherd's Avatar, Join Date: Aug 2007
Ambitious contributor
I would learn C and C++
shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Go4Expert Founder
Originally Posted by jwshepherd
I would learn C and C++