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Hrm? That blog post is all about Google is using Clang to dig themselves out of a hole they fell into by using C++ with its weak type system, and doesn't suggest they have plans to change languages.



I think the Go* language is proof they are trying to solve some of C++'s problems without giving up speed.

It would be an amazing research project to take a couple different, large Google C++ programs and port them to Haskel and Erlang to see how they compre.

* Why does it have to be such a common word for it's name? Just means it's name, for all practical purposes, is "Go Language".




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