Confused by Code

About Confused by Code

The Webmaster

Confused by Code was created and is maintained by The Webmaster, a man with very little programming experience, who nevertheless felt compelled to start a website about programming. He can be reached at Feel free to send him questions or comments about the site or cURL for Windows.

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