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NewsDo Not Track: Are Weak Protections Worse Than None At All? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey15-May-13 10:54 
NewsKnowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinstaffTerrence Dorsey14-May-13 13:11 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinprofessionalSuvabrata Roy14-May-13 18:34 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinprotectorAspDotNetDev14-May-13 19:10 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinmemberRob Grainger15-May-13 4:00 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinprofessionalSuvabrata Roy15-May-13 4:18 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberlukeer14-May-13 21:12 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberpeterchen14-May-13 21:13 
Terrence Dorsey wrote:
There's a thought in neuroscience/psychological circles

 
"Thought" being the operative word here: There's a good argument to be made that language played an important role in the development of the modern brain, and we do know that intelligence is malleable - exposure to the right environment can make at least some people more intelligent.
 
I mean, it's compelling, it's a beautiful thought, but evidence - AFAIK - is a chain of factoids linked by optimistic assumptions.

GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberdusty_dex15-May-13 2:27 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberharold aptroot14-May-13 21:35 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter PinprofessionalMatthew Faithfull15-May-13 1:29 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberpeterchen15-May-13 4:21 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmemberharold aptroot15-May-13 5:17 
GeneralRe: Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter Pinmembergstolarov15-May-13 4:40 
NewsIntroduction to Format String Exploits PinstaffTerrence Dorsey14-May-13 13:10 
NewsFive Sure-Fire Ways to Sabotage a Release PinstaffTerrence Dorsey14-May-13 13:10 
GeneralRe: Five Sure-Fire Ways to Sabotage a Release PinmemberRon Anders14-May-13 16:34 
NewsOpen Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) PinstaffTerrence Dorsey14-May-13 13:09 
QuestionRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) PinprofessionalMatthew Faithfull15-May-13 1:25 
AnswerRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) Pinmembered welch15-May-13 8:09 
GeneralRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) PinprofessionalMatthew Faithfull15-May-13 8:31 
GeneralRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) Pinmembered welch15-May-13 11:03 
GeneralRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) Pinmember ProgramFOX15-May-13 7:11 
GeneralRe: Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines) PinprotectorMarc Clifton15-May-13 13:15 
News20 Windows Tools Every SysAdmin Should Know PinstaffTerrence Dorsey14-May-13 13:09 

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