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Perl language's popularity hits all-time low

The Tiobe language index shows that Python and Ruby have gained in popularity at Perl's expense

You say Python, and I say Perl ...

Or rather, let's admit there's a right tool for every job, and the multilingual developer is painted into fewer corners

Fatal abstraction: A bottom-up view of high-level languages

Can a low-level guy with a data center mindset find happiness with modern programming languages? I'm trying

CodeMirror: Edit code in your browser

JavaScript-based code editor supports JavaScript, C, C++, C#, Java, SQL, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby -- you name it

Making the case for Perl

While developers and development keep changing, the reasons for using Perl stay the same

Perl isn't going anywhere -- for better or worse

Tons of tools and projects still make use of Perl, but PHP, Python, and Ruby have stolen its programming thunder

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