Tag Archives: Curly bracket programming languages

List Of Languages That Compile To the Java Virtual Machine

I was chatting with a former co-worker of mine over IM, and he mentioned hearing that more languages compile to the Java Virtual Machine than the .NET CLR on a podcast. I was kind of surprised to hear this, so … Continue reading

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Using Strong Testing Instead of Strong Typing

I came across an old post from Bruce Eckel about his experiences with Python (my favorite scripting language) and how it’s shaped his opinion of strong typing. Instead of using strong typing, he suggests using loose typing and strong testing. … Continue reading

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An Evaluation of the Current US Technology Job Market

1/31/2005 Update: You can see an updated version of the below job search here. After playing around a bit at Indeed, a new job posting aggregator currently in beta, I decided to use it’s data to try out a job … Continue reading

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Today’s Handy Function: ListQualify();

Today I ran across the first instance in which I needed to pass a comma delimited list to a Data Access Object to use as query criteria. As these items were in a list, the DAO needed to convert the … Continue reading

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