It’s really hot when you get this close to magma.
Which File Extension are You? I started writing a “What Programming Language Are You?” quiz. My stack crashed while trying to come up with clever ways to determine if someone was more recursive or iterative. Anyhow, if you want to see a silly little “What Programming Language Are You?“ quiz, please contribute a snarky question […]
Kenneth Iverson, inventor of APL, J, and winner of the 1979 Turing Award (his talk: “Notation as a Tool of Thought“), died last month at the age of 84. Although APL was quite popular, Iverson will be remembered as one who contributed more towards the formal unification of mathematical notation and computer science. This vein of programming has been less popular, […]