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PHP Now Highest Demand Programming Language in Japan PHP jobs japan

Hello, Yoshimasa here. The world is still in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, and Japan still has not gotten it under grips. The yearlong battle with the coronavirus has led to enormous changes in Japan’s way of doing business.

All About the Python 3 Certified Data Analyst Examination Python exam

Hello, Yoshimasa here. In my last column, I offered an intro to the Python 3 Certified Engineer Basic Examination that I and my colleagues administer. I also discussed the Zen of Python, which serves as a basic style guide for coding in Python, and the pythonic philosophy.

Python Jobs Increasing Despite the Pandemic Python programming language

Hello, Yoshimasa here. Python demand continues to grow globally. The language was first released over twenty years ago, and ever since engineers have been using it worldwide, helping to increase the number of available libraries and adding to its ease of use and productivity. At the same time, there is a sense that Japan lagged […]

For Those Wanting to Work in Japan: Learn Tech in Japanese! Python Edition: Part 2 Learn Python language in Japanese

Python is quite popular in Japan, as it probably is overseas, as well. The Python Engineer Certification Exam I sponsor has been taken by over 10,000 students in its three years. Such high numbers were previously unheard of for a non-governmental IT exam. And, as the chart below shows, Python related job recruitment numbers increased […]

For Those Wanting to Work in Japan: Learn Tech in Japanese! Python Edition Learn Python language in Japanese

Japan’s efforts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic have lead to a big increase in free education websites. Try searching the web for the terms “Python 無料 学習” (muryou gakushuu — free education), and you’ll see you’ll get a huge number of hits. These sites can allow you to study while you’re still overseas, so […]

Teaching of a Samurai Engineer 10: Output control functions, part 1 PHP output functions image

This time, we’ll be looking at the various functions relating to output control (the ob_* functions). First, let’s look at the common use case. First, by far the most common use is probably to work against the messages ‘Warning: session_start (): Cannot start session when headers already sent in’ and ‘Warning: Cannot modify header information […]