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by David Vydra, June 11, 2008, 1 comment
Report from the Bay Area Scala Enthusiasts meeting.
by Jeremy Meyer, June 8, 2008, 16 comments
Our parents were wrong when they told us not to be lazy. Laziness is a vital characteristic for success, and something we should strive for.
by Bruce Eckel, June 5, 2008, 7 comments
Not only are basic collections (arrays and associative arrays) tightly integrated into the core language, but arrays provide some sophisticated functional programming support. This article also introduces the creation and use of shared libraries and the basics of prototypes.
by Bill Venners, June 3, 2008, 7 comments
In the most recent release of ScalaTest, I've placed some guidelines in the documentation for how to avoid the use of vars in testing code. In this post I include those guidelines and ask for feedback.
by David Goodger, May 29, 2008, Submit comment
A couple weeks ago I saw Speed Racer with my wife and kids. Lots of fun was had by all in this action-packed animé brought to hyper-real life.
by Christopher Diggins, May 28, 2008, 12 comments
The old school approach to comments was to toss them out during the tokenization phase of compiling. Modern IDEs are making comments increasingly relevant to the software development process. So what happens if we push the idea even further?
by Bruce Eckel, May 23, 2008, 11 comments
Microsoft has created a really impressive newsreader.
by Rick Kitts, May 22, 2008, 8 comments
"... when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth..."
by Frank Sommers, May 13, 2008, 2 comments
A JavaOne 2008 roundtable focused on the potential conflict between the way open-source communities work and the JCP's requirement for a Java specification expert group to develop and maintain a compatibility test kit.
by Eric Armstrong, May 10, 2008, Submit comment
A collection of miscellaneous observations and my "Best Of" awards.
by Eric Armstrong, May 9, 2008, Submit comment
Yesterday's post was about "why". Today's is about "how".