Object-Oriented Programming is Bad

I stumbled across this interesting video which discusses the possibility that maybe our love affair with Object-Oriented Program isn’t such a good thing after all… Not sure if I entirely buy his argument but portions of it are certainly valid. Like any programming┬áconcept OOP can be done in good and… less than ideal ways…

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Updates to Java & Mono

Both Java and Mono (the open source implementation of C# and .NET) will be receiving pretty big updates this year. These represent two very popular virtual machine based coding platforms that offer portability and a slew of helpful standard libraries. Here are just a handful of the improvements each will see in the coming release…

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Computer Language Benchmarks Game

I stumbled upon a really interesting website tonight run by the guys behind the Debian project. Essentially it is a series of programming language benchmark results, run under different configurations, that not only shows you how each language performed, but also lets you compare and contrast them to one another. So for instance I can…

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