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The Definitive Guide to Source Code

Source code is what makes a program. Developers write source code. There are many tools a developer can use and the choice depends on the programming language, the operating system and the hardware where the application will be used. On this page you will find tools, tips and tricks how to make your source code better and how to code more efficiently.

Also, you will find many resources about open source because open source is an important kind of source code. When you study how open source applications are written, you will be able to write better code because there is a lot you can learn from the leading open source applications.

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