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Weekly Poll: When Did You Start Programming?

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Microservices! They are everywhere, or at least, the term is. When should you use a microservice architecture? What factors should be considered when making that decision? Do the benefits outweigh the costs? Why is everyone so excited about them, anyway?  Brought to you in partnership with IBM.

People learn to program at entirely different times. For some, it's a hobby they picked up in their early teens. Others learned it at university in order to begin a career. Yet more learned as adults, as part of the job they already had.

So, how old were you when you first programmed? If you'd care to regale us with the tales of your early programming exploits, the comment thread is ready and waiting. And, as always, you'll get to review the results instantly after taking the poll.
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