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Research on software defects

There is a chapter in "Making Software: What really works and why we believe it" By Andy Oram and Greg Wilson about software defects, and what metrics can be used to predict them. To summarize (from ...
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Programming language popularity: Is there data on migration trends?

I'm looking for historical statistics showing approximately how many developers of some language X switch to language Y. It should be the kind of data that answers question such as: Are former VB6 ...