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What's stopping you learning a new programming language?

Survey period: 11 Jun 2012 to 18 Jun 2012

Learning a new language is a great way to become a better programmer, but a lot of us make excuses. What's yours? Or are you already a polyglot programmer?

OptionVotes% 
Nothing - I already know more than 3 programming languages.39138.18
Not enough time (either at work or in my spare time)35034.18
Not enough incentive.10310.06
I simply haven't seen another language I want to learn959.28
Simply no desire to learn another language.514.98
Other343.32

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GeneralRe: Not enough time... Pin
Sander Rossel11-Jun-12 8:30
professionalSander Rossel11-Jun-12 8:30 
GeneralRe: Not enough time... Pin
Ravi Bhavnani11-Jun-12 10:51
professionalRavi Bhavnani11-Jun-12 10:51 
GeneralRe: Not enough time... Pin
Sander Rossel11-Jun-12 10:57
professionalSander Rossel11-Jun-12 10:57 
GeneralRe: Not enough time... Pin
DrWheetos11-Jun-12 12:07
DrWheetos11-Jun-12 12:07 
GeneralUpdate Pin
Ra-one10-Jun-12 19:04
Ra-one10-Jun-12 19:04 
GeneralYepp, Just because lack of time Pin
Prasad_Kulkarni10-Jun-12 18:57
Prasad_Kulkarni10-Jun-12 18:57 
GeneralC# 4, as an static OO language with functional and dynamic capabilities, is very good enough. Pin
nmarcel10-Jun-12 18:36
nmarcel10-Jun-12 18:36 
QuestionNot enough time. Pin
AmitKumar8910-Jun-12 18:22
AmitKumar8910-Jun-12 18:22 
If any new technology required during our project development then only we used to get time to learn that new technology Big Grin | :-D . Otherwise generally we don't used to get time even.. Frown | :(
Isn't it? What you say?

--AK

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