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"Is it really necessary to make programming more accessible to non-programmers?"

no, but it might be helpful for designing programming languages. not necessarily to make programming languages that're easier for beginners to use, but because there are two immediate entities that interact through a programming language, the computer and the programmer. so learning how humans naturally tend to formulate problems and solutions could be valuable for designing that interface.




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