Both Python and Go are very similar in the sense that they are both very beginner friendly, and somewhat forgiving when it comes to errors. They also both have great readability, that is, their variables, classes and methods all have a single purpose and are arranged with a consistent indentation and formatting style. When thinking…

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Poor Erlang. It’s a bit like the red-headed stepchild of the programming language family – neglected, unwanted, and constantly having the existence of its soul brought into question. The truth is that Erlang is a quiet achiever. It’s a quirky language that may not be popular, but it is a handy tool to have at…

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Lisp gets a bad rap.  It doesn’t matter if you’re referring to the speech impediment or the second oldest high-level programming language family still in use today, it has it’s superfans and its haters. Like many core languages, Lisp has spawned countless dialects, one of which being Clojure. So, what is Clojure?  And how is…

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There are several reasons why VueJS has taken out a podium finish for 3 years running as one of the most popular JavaScript frontend frameworks – as voted by developers themselves. There’s a new player in town – and it’s not React JS.  An easy learning curve and a streamlined framework mean that VueJS may…

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In 2015, a team of 3 Bard Prison inmates beat the Harvard University debate team. (Don’t believe us? Look it up.) This demonstrates two things. One, that a shiny degree and book smarts don’t guarantee someone knows what they’re doing, and two, that you just can’t beat real world experience! So, what does street smarts…

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KOFI GROUP Any software engineer will tell you that there’s a library of options, pun intended, when it comes to choosing a programming language to specialize in. The answer to this question depends a lot on the functionality you want your code to possess, how optimized you want your code to be and the time…

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If you’ve read some of our previous blogs, you won’t be surprised when we say Golang is the best programming language to learn for new and experienced coders alike. Golang offers the ease of use, clarity, and practicality that many other languages lack, and it’s relatively simple to pick up. All that’s left now is…

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This might sound weird, but there’s a few similarities between the rise of Leninism in 20th Century Russia, and the release of the Rust programming language. Despite people’s opinions, good or bad, there can be no doubt that both concepts are examples of revolutionary thinking – just hear us out. In fact, by just swapping…

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KOFI GROUP When entering the world of data, there can be a lot of words dumped on you that seemingly mean the same thing. The worst offenders of these are the jobs themselves – is there really a difference between a Data Scientist, Data Analyst, and a Data Engineer? As a matter of fact, there…

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