This is a great essay on what’s wrong with Pascal. But really, it’s a great essay on what are some of the nice touches of C that makes it such a good language.
Dog seems to be a little language for writing social software. Initial thoughts : Big question is what it compiles to. It’s about time we had a programming language that compiles a single program down to parts that run on both server and clients, in a really easy and transparent way. Building in knowledge of protocols […]
Just to note, I think this course is pretty good : http://nathansuniversity.com/pl101.html
Nathan’s University offers an online course. I’ve signed up.
Excellent video I’ll have more to say and think about this.
John McCarthy has died. Discussion on Lambda the Ultimate.
Forget Steve Jobs, the guy who invented C has died!
Lunascript looks very interesting.
Why Programming Languages?