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Cliff Click on Azul's Pauseless GC, Zing, JVM Languages

Interview with Cliff Click Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 20, 2011 3

Cliff Click discusses the Pauseless GC algorithm and how Azul's Zing implements it on plain x86 CPUs. Also: what keeps dynamic languages slow on the JVM, invokedynamic, concurrency and much more.

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Martin Odersky on the Future of Scala

Interview with Martin Odersky Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 10, 2011 4

In this interview Martin Odersky, the creator of the Scala language talks about work on the next version of Scala and how the functionalities in the JVM help make Scala better. Odersky touches on how some of the most popular entities on the web, such as Twitter and LinkedIn use Scala. And he discusses the complexity of the language and its role as a functional and object-oriented language.

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Paul King on the Groovy Ecosystem

Interview with Paul King Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 27, 2010

Paul King discusses the state of Groovy and its maturing ecosystem which includes IDE support, static analysis tools, testing frameworks and the GPars library for concurrency.

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Rich Hickey on Protocols and Clojure 1.3

Interview with Rich Hickey Follow 13 Followers on  Dec 20, 2010

Rich Hickey explains the ideas behind Clojure 1.2's new polymorphism constructs deftype and protocols. Also: Clojure 1.3 features such as faster arithmetic and future features like Pods.

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Josh Bloch on Java and Programming

Interview with Josh Bloch Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 17, 2010

In this interview, Google’s Josh Bloch shares his views on the open-source Java landscape as well as on the future of the Java language, including changes being implemented via Project Coin. Bloch also discusses support for multi-core in programming languages, support for multiple languages on the JVM, Java pain points and the “next big language.”

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Mariano Guerra on the Efene and Erlang VM as Language Platform

Interview with Mariano Guerra Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 26, 2010

Mariano Guerra talks about Efene, a new language that targets the Erlang VM, which attempts to provide nicer syntax than Erlang.

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Simon Thompson and John Hughes on Functional Programming with Erlang and Haskell

Interview with Simon Thompson Follow 0 Followers , John Hughes Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 28, 2010 1

Functional programming experts Simon Thompson and John Hughes discuss functional programming in today’s computing environments, particularly through the use of the Erlang and Haskell languages. In addition to debating the intricacies of both languages and their similarities and differences, Thompson and Hughes also discuss the growing popularity and maturity if functional programming.

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Kresten Krab Thorup, Robert Virding Discuss the Erlang VM

Interview with Robert Virding Follow 1 Followers on  Sep 24, 2010

Kresten Krab Thorup and Robert Virding discuss the origins of Erlang, the state of the Erlang VM, integrating native code with Erlang etc. Also: the challenges of running Erjang/Erlang on the JVM.

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Ralph Johnson, Joe Armstrong on the State of OOP

Interview with Ralph Johnson Follow 0 Followers , Joe Armstrong Follow 2 Followers on  Jul 08, 2010 5

Ralph Johnson and Joe Armstrong discuss the state of OOP, what Smalltalk got right/wrong and the image concept. Also: Joe decides he likes OOP as long as its done the Erlang way: focused on messaging.

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Dan Ingalls on the History of Smalltalk and the Lively Kernel

Interview with Dan Ingalls Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 22, 2010 1

Dan Ingalls explains the ideas that went into Smalltalk, how it was developed at Xerox PARC, the ideas that went into Squeak, and his latest project the browser-based Lively Kernel.

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Kresten Krab Thorup on Erjang, JVM Languages, Kilim

Interview with Kresten Krab Thorup Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 04, 2010 2

Kresten Krab Thorup talks about the Erjang project and explains the challenges of bringing Erlang to the JVM, using Kilim for lightweight processes, the implementation of tail recursion and much more.

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Jim Coplien: Why DCI is the Right Architecture for Right Now

Interview with Jim Coplien Follow 0 Followers on  May 29, 2010 2

Jim Coplien, co-creator of Data, Context and Interaction (DCI) architecture, covers a variety of topics including DCI, the importance of language support for DCI and the state of Agile development. Coplien has championed the DCI architecture with Trygve ReensKaug, the inventor of the Model-View-Controller (MVC) architecture, which separates data and its processing from presentation.

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