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+ - What Programming Languages Should You Know?

Submitted by nitsudima
nitsudima (933110) writes "David Chisnall posits that the more programming languages you know, the better. The point is not to stuff your head with language rules. Rather, he explains how being able to read multiple languages, even if you never code in them, can help you to select the best possible tool for each coding need — and understand the limitations of the tools you're using."

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