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.
As part of my work in VSHN, I lately prepared a set of demo applications ready to be containerized and deployed in our new product APPUiO Cloud.
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.
Once upon a time, there was a programming environment made by Microsoft called Visual J++.
Android for iOS Developers
Just published my new book: “Android for iOS Developers”. The world of mobile development is a ground in constant motion.
Not Exactly What I Meant
This is a rant. When I decided to leave behind all my years as a Microsoft developer and embrace open source, I wasn’t exactly thinking about this.
Now Wait a Second:
There was a time where programming in Java was funnier than it is today.
Are you scared of Java language change? Why? Java 5 introduced generics amongst many other items.
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:
The JAVA© Programming Language
Since I read a news article about Java©, on August ‘97, I wanted to know more about programming for the World Wide Web.