An example of programming is the act a person is doing when he is writing computer source code.
An example of programming is when you schedule two television shows to fill two time slots.
An example of programming is when dogs salivate at a bell because they have always received dinner when that bell was rung.
I was programming a new module for the software package.
He was programming the VCR.
"Management wanted to know how much programming the project would need."