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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.39137.67391 votes, 37.67%
Not enough time (either at work or in my spare time)35033.72350 votes, 33.72%
Not enough incentive. 1039.92103 votes, 9.92%
I simply haven't seen another language I want to learn959.1595 votes, 9.15%
Simply no desire to learn another language.514.9151 votes, 4.91%
Other343.2834 votes, 3.28%

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GeneralDon't find time to engage with the language itself PinmemberVallarasuS12-Jun-12 22:12 
GeneralI know 9 languages. [modified] PinmemberVivic12-Jun-12 17:47 
GeneralRe: I know 9 languages. PinmemberPrasad_Kulkarni12-Jun-12 20:54 
GeneralRe: I know 9 languages. PinmemberMohibur Rashid14-Jun-12 16:47 
GeneralIsn't 7 languages enough PinmemberFrank Reidar Haugen12-Jun-12 11:18 
GeneralRe: Isn't 7 languages enough PinmemberMohibur Rashid12-Jun-12 16:42 
GeneralRe: Isn't 7 languages enough PinmemberHenning Dieterichs13-Jun-12 5:11 
GeneralRe: Isn't 7 languages enough PinmemberMohibur Rashid14-Jun-12 16:46 
GeneralInvest in the language that will bring the biggest inventment PinmemberR. Erasmus11-Jun-12 22:14 
GeneralI want to learn but PinmemberMico Perez11-Jun-12 17:42 
GeneralI don't want to learn Java! PinmemberPIEBALDconsult11-Jun-12 17:14 
GeneralRe: I don't want to learn Java! PinmemberNemanja Trifunovic12-Jun-12 5:30 
GeneralRe: I don't want to learn Java! PinmemberCollin Jasnoch14-Jun-12 7:07 
GeneralRe: I don't want to learn Java! Pinmemberxawari15-Jun-12 2:45 
GeneralIf it pays, I will. It's all economics. Pinmemberdevvvy11-Jun-12 16:01 
GeneralThere is such a thing as not enough time. PinmemberG A McHale11-Jun-12 14:37 
General######## Jokes : Language ######## PinmemberLeslie Nielsen11-Jun-12 9:45 
GeneralRe: ######## Jokes : Language ######## Pinmemberradioman.lt11-Jun-12 10:31 
GeneralRe: ######## Jokes : Language ######## PinmemberRajeev Jayaram12-Jun-12 1:15 
GeneralThe whole question is wrong. PinmentorTom Clement11-Jun-12 9:22 
GeneralRe: The whole question is wrong. Pinmemberradioman.lt11-Jun-12 10:28 
GeneralRe: The whole question is wrong. PinprotectorMarc Clifton12-Jun-12 15:53 
GeneralRe: The whole question is wrong. PinmentorTom Clement12-Jun-12 16:59 
GeneralRe: The whole question is wrong. PinmemberGreg Russell13-Jun-12 23:22 
GeneralRe: The whole question is wrong. PinmemberJoshi, Rushikesh13-Jun-12 7:52 

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