programming languages

2.9.17

The Most Popular Weekend Programming Languages

A programming language popularity poll that matters.

1.15.17

A Search Engine for Programming Language Syntax Is a Pretty Good Idea

Coding very often means Googling.

7.28.16

Good Ol' C Tops the IEEE's 2016 Programming Language Ranking

It's like concrete winning a contest of building materials.

3.25.16

Don't Pick a Programming Language Because It's the 'Most Profitable'

Here's why that's a bullshit metric.

1.17.16

In Defense of JavaScript (the Hard Way)

JavaScript can teach you programming as well as most any other language, but be wary.

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1.9.16

2015's Most Popular Programming Language Was Good Old Java

After a brief reign, C is unseated. Meanwhile, Objective-C plummets.

12.5.15

New Analysis: The Most Hackable Programming Language Is Hands-Down PHP

Java and the .NET family get high marks while web languages lag.

10.3.15

Know Your Language: The Ghost in the Shell Script

Shell scripts are the programs that tell other programs to do stuff, but that's just the start.

9.26.15

Know Your Language: Coding Toil and Trouble with Shakespeare

A programming language that forces coders to write like the bard.

8.2.15

Know Your Language: Brainfucked by Brainfuck

Getting to know the esoteric arch-minimalist of programming languages.

7.14.15

Meet MUMPS, the Archaic Health-Care Programming Language That Predicted Big Data

In 1966 a pair of programmers saw the data future.

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