Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login
The best qualities of high- and low-level languages (tlb.org)
5 points by bootload on Feb 28, 2007 | hide | past | web | favorite | 2 comments



Interesting. I wonder if he's working on Arc with Paul and if any of his ideas are making it in there.


it's a good article. If you read it in conjunction with "succinctness is power" ~ http://www.paulgraham.com/power.html you can get another view on what parts of languages are useful & why.

'... working on Arc with Paul and if any of his ideas are making it in there ...'

Dont know. They both appear to be pretty busy on their own stuff.

Matt you made the comment on reddit, 'Arc "compiles" into Scheme' didn't you? ~ http://reddit.com/info/15gkq/comments/c15iof




Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: