Apollo’s Platform Appeal

Pete Lacey provides a fair analysis of Adobe’s Apollo. It’s a helpful post since it’s not really trying to strongly influence opinion about Apollo either way, even if it may inflame advocates of some of the technologies given somewhat gruff treatment. All told, the analysis sounds fine to me, but the development story still leaves … Read more

What Role do Traits Play?

Over at ONLamp, chromatic has a great review of Roles in Perl 6. I’m very excited to see more languages take up Traits or Roles, as it truly does speak towards how many of us write software today. Or at least how we’re trying to write software despite language constraints. While dynamically typed languages serve … Read more