Different language cultures and their approach to problems:
Python – What would Guido do?
Ruby – What does rails do?
Obj C – What would Apple do?
PHP – Is there a function for that? No? Wait… what are you doing?
JS – What doesn’t obviously break?
C/C++ – What is possible?
Java – Isn’t this just a specific case of [generic thing]?

So much of why I like/dislike languages boils down to this. And, incidentally, it explains a lot about the C/C++ debate. They’re the same people, some of them just like having more ways to get in trouble (because that’s what C needed…).

About Bion

I'm a software developer at Modo Payments, a mobile payment provider. When I'm not hacking away the office, you I'm usually at home hacking on something else. Or practicing Aikido. Anyway, I just post things here that Google couldn't help me with, so maybe it'll help you in the future. Since you're reading this, I guess it worked :)
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