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 No.271

Would it be possible to have a programming language that is not based on English reach mainstream adoption?

 No.272

>>271
Maybe in the 70s

English is already lingua franca and most people in first world countries(and tech people in china, india, etc.) have it as a second language.

 No.273

The world isn't that cool anymore. At best you'd get something out of China. Scary if they win the AI race.

 No.274

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>>272
How about something like APL that manages to avoid the language question altogether?

 No.277

>>274
why would people want to go back to hieroglyphs?

 No.280

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>>277
Same reason they use them in maths? Why should programming languages mimic human languages when programs do not behave in any way resembling human thoughts?

 No.281

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>>280
because humans make it and use it, the machine doesn't care you can make a language based on different dick sizes and it will still take it, but we don't think like that we think and verbalize our thoughts with words, we refined to a point where we can use letters who are easy to grasp and to memorize in a verbal way who can also be used in a number of different variations

square+circle+lain+circle+dildo+triangle= function a
"a" = function a



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