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There’s been so much already written and said about Black Lives Matter. Rather than raise our own voice, we choose to find ways to support sustainable...
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From July 8th to 11th 2015, I was away from the office to attend a conference. The office was in shambles without me (or so I’d like to think) b...
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The Growth of Dynamic Languages – Pythonists, Pythonistas, and Pythoneers

As the Dynamic Languages Experts we often get asked:Which open source dynamic language has the greatest usage?Which open source dynamic language is cu...
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The top ten list of productivity boosters for programmers

A very, very useful question came up on stackoverflow a couple of weeks ago:"As a programmer what single discovery has given you the greatest boost in...
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Code and Design Best Practices: “Beautiful Code” by O’Reilly

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Reading the O’Reilly book Beautiful Code: Leading Programmers Explain How They Think by Greg Wilson and Andy Oram, you’ll delve into the m...