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A quick look at Perl 6

Raku..Perl 6 is a “new ” programming language just finally released for stable version in the end of the year of 2015. You might be thinking that Perl 6 is the next version of Perl 5. 225 more words


A Static Sort of Typing

The more I use c#, the more I grow to enjoy having a type system.

I started with PHP- which I believe is dynamically typed, and Javascript, which is pretty much just the Wild West where anything goes.  1,013 more words

I type, therefore I am - The conundrum of data types in languages.

In programming languages, there are two kinds of typing, i.e. assigning a datatype to a variable: static and dynamic. More traditional languages such as Pascal, C, Ada and Java require the programmer to assign a type to a variable before it can be used. 267 more words

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