9 Programming Jokes to Lighten Up the Mood

2016-01-12 17:20:15 admin News 0 Comments

Hey, you! What's with the frownie face?  Yes, we know being a programmer isnt't easy. So, what's bugging you today - pun intended - ? It's time for a well-deserved break! We have been scrouning the web this last few days and have collected a bunch of programming wisecracks, quite spirited, to say the least. You might find some of them familiar, but it's never a bad idea to recall some programming humorous facts to lighten up the mood and maybe even ...

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The man behind the Perl - Things you might not know about Larry Wall

2016-01-21 17:35:57 admin News 0 Comments

This week we have decided to pay a tribute to the great man responsible for decades of innovation, the guru of the Perl Programming Language. It is with great honor that we propose this piece of reading to our beloved community, in order to get to know the man behind the programmer. We have been surfing the web to find some Larry Wall related facts that will help celebrate this amazing man, a true visionary with a unique and intriguing perspective on the evo ...

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BDFLs and development

2016-04-11 17:04:46 admin Perl Interests 0 Comments

Creating a programming language is sort of like building a world wonder: it takes time, knowledge, genius and maybe just a touch of brilliance. As you already know, the man behind Perl is Larry Wall, we’ve talked about him in a previous article . He remains to this day involved in the development of the Perl family, growing it and raising it right if you wi ...

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What to look for in a Great Perl Programmer

2016-04-19 15:14:46 admin Perl Interests 0 Comments

Programming jobs are on the rise and have been so for a while now, but that doesn't necessarily mean that everybody in the available roster is great or good at what they do.  Great Perl developers are assets for your company, but finding or better yet, identifying the right ones can often be difficult. Finding the right developers is hard, if it would be easy everybody would have great developers. This is valid in any programming language, but in Perl more than in others be ...

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Perl is back in the top 10 programming languages

2016-04-26 10:01:54 admin News 0 Comments

Yes, folks, Perl is on the rise once again! TIOBE reports that Perl is once again in the top 10 most popular programming languages. Staying cozy at number 8, Perl is right between Ruby on the low end and JavaScript on the high end. Note: For those of you not familiar with TIOBE. TIOBE measures the quality of a software system through widely accepted coding standards. The name is an acronym and it stands "The Importance Of Being Earnest", a ...

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Have you heard about RPerl?

2016-05-04 10:17:46 admin Perl Interests News 0 Comments

Let’s take it from ground zero. What’s RPerl? RPerl is a compiler for Perl 5. The name stands for Restricted Perl, it comes from the the fact that the compiler only uses certain parts of Perl, those that can be made to run fast. The name also stands for Revolutionary Perl, because of the level of speed it offers. It’s basically really, really fast so you can just imagine that the R stands for run, run, run. How does it w ...

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