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Low tech

2010-08-20 01:03:15 UTC

After finishing Seven Languages in Seven Weeks, which language did I use for my new site? PhP. Or, WordPress. We're getting a Texas beach ...

Concurrency Models in Seven Languages

2010-04-23 14:00:23 UTC

The human mind is a remarkable thing. When you think about all of the subconscious things that happen concurrently, you can't help but be humbled. Now, my daughter can't always walk and chew gum at the...

Io and breaking the rules

2010-02-05 14:52:02 UTC

Io is the language in Seven Languages that I never would have picked up on my own. But it was one of the funnest. I compare Io to Ferris Bueller. He's a young guy, razor sharp, who knows how to get...

If Ruby were a movie star

2010-01-23 15:14:48 UTC

I've just finished the Erlang chapter of Seven Languages in Seven Weeks. This book has been harder to write than I expected, but also more fun. I'd like to start blogging about the experience a little ...