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11 programming languages that guarantee job security

“Software is eating the world,” venture capitalist Marc Andreessen famously declared. Someone has to write that software. Why not you? There are thousands of programming languages, but some of them are far more popular than others. 594 more words

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Scala - a functional language

Scala resides on top of most known programming languages. It can work over a JVM or a .NET framework. Scala adds its own libraries which enrich the JVM libraries and provide a higher lever programming experience. 204 more words

Programming Languages

Blocks and Beyond Workshop at VL/HCC: Lessons and Directions for First Programming Environments

Thursday, October 22, 2015, Atlanta, GA

A satellite workshop of the 2015 IEEE Symposium Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC) https://sites.google.com/site/vlhcc2015

Scope and Goals

Blocks programming environments represent program syntax trees as compositions of visual blocks. 650 more words

An Example of Partial Application in Lua

Today I want to describe an example of partial application when writing Lua functions. Ours will be a function which accepts two parameters:

  1. A function.
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Programming Languages

Learning a Foreign Language: SQL

Career development…how the heck can that be quantified? I’m attempting it in a big way lately.

The health care field is where I want to be, but, over the long term, I’m interested in data analysis to check out risk factors, identify trends and, as one friend put it, be a detective and figure out what is actually happening. 279 more words

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