Haskell

JVM, CLR, innovation and openness

Alex has written an interesting post about the respective futures of the JVM and the CLR. It hooks in with the news ...

Announcing the London Haskell User Group

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The London Haskell User Group (London HUG) will be having its first meeting on Wednesday 23rd May. I’m very ...

Haskell: Explaining Arrows through XML Transformations

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There’s been some discussion on the programming subreddit today about arrows in Haskell, which was kicked off by dons ...

Fallacies in the Great Dynamic vs Static Debate

The debate between static typing and dynamic typing rages on and on. It polarises geeks in the same way that political ...

Functional languages on the Java Virtual Machine

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It seems to be open season on Java 7 wish-lists, and I sincerely hope that only a small minority of the suggestions ...

Haskell: Too Hard, or Just Hard Enough?

Recently on Channel 9 an interview appeared with some of Microsoft’s top language designers and programming ...