Rust and RPC at OkCupid

We write a lot of C++ here at OkCupid. It’s pretty great, except when it’s really not. I’ve been evaluating Rust as another potential language for our Backend Team. It seems to fit in quite nicely with a lot of our existing code base and I like a lot of… Read more

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