The D programming language lacked a “killer app” to break through. Another brilliant language suffered from this situation, objectively deserving a much better fate than the one it had; Smalltalk.
I’ve learnt lately that there are many standards for the BASIC programming language.
My personal project during the pandemic was Conway, a project providing implementations of Conway’s Game of Life in as many programming languages as possible.
Avoiding Basic Trouble
I remember that, late 2004, I was asked by my employer to evaluate the migration of a huge (huge, did I say huge?
A New Programming Language Every Year
Somewhere I read that it was a good thing to learn at least one new programming language every year; I think I have kept up that trend since 1992: