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The modern programmer: Top 10 articles from this year
The modern programmer: 10 must-read articles from this year
From SDKs to command-line utilities and more, this list offers plenty of insight for today's programmers.
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Programming is about languages, of course, but also much more. Along with good languages, programmers need toolsets to support coding: software development kits (SDKs), command-line utilities for source-code inspection and even editing, package managers, repositories targeted at developers, and so on. The ten articles listed below cover programming in this broad sense.
Augmented reality, anyone? Check out the recent SDKs in this area. Various authors weigh in on the languages they use on and off the job, and another focuses on the facts of life in a modern programming shop: More than one programming language is at work here. There’s an article about sharpening your Git skills and another about getting better package management for Python.
How about a fresh look at the familiar
less command-line utility? Even the man pages concede that
less does more than
If you’re a programmer, this top-ten list offers something—and likely more than one thing—to stir your interest. Enjoy.