Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

More Language Geeking

And another cool project from MSR: the F# Language. This is basically yet another variant of ML, which I've been meaning to really learn for ages. It sounds like it's not quite as complete as Caml; OTOH, it sounds like a good stripped-to-the-basics version of ML, which is probably excellent for really getting my feet wet. And it's a proper .NET language, which means complete interoperability with C#, and that means that I might even be able to write useful programs in this language without too much pain. Heck, I might even be able to use it for work, at least in non-mission-critical stuff.

Oh, boy -- new toys! I get very antsy if I go more than six months without learning a new computer language, and it's been way too long...

  • Adtech

    Here's an interesting article about "adtech" -- those automated algorithms that companies like Google and Facebook use to spy on you and serve up…

  • Chrome instability?

    For the past week or two, Chrome has become surprisingly unstable -- it's been crashing on me about once a day. Weirdly, it is usually when I'm not…

  • Crossing the Uncanny Valley

    [Trying out posting from DreamWidth. Let's see if everything is configured right.] Just saw Rogue One. Capsule Summary: not an epic for the ages,…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded