How the latest Programming Language is going to change the world, cure cancer, and maybe look good on your resume.
1 year ago I would have never guessed that I could get so excited about a new programming language
There has been a lot of hype surrounding Swift, Apple’s latest Programming Language. But what really is Swift? Is it webscale? Is it fun? Is it worth 20% equity? To all these questions I answer with a resounding…maybe!
A brief history of programming languages
Apple started out as a fruit, but rebranded itself as a popular software company somewhere around the late 1970s. During this time, it began to popularize Objective-C, a Programming Language used on iPhones to this day.
While Objective-C is a good Programming Language (P.L.), it is by no means the first. As programmers, we build off the work of those before us, and Objective-C is no different. Precursors...
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