Swift lead: “My decision [to leave Apple had] nothing to do with openness”

Chris Lattner, Apple’s outgoing head of developer tools, refuted claims that he left Apple over secrecy and closed systems.


Progressive Disclosure in Swift

In his excellent interview with the Accidental Tech Podcast, Chris Lattner defended the goal of Swift being suitable to both beginner and advanced programmers. He cites progressive disclosure, a design philosophy that is often employed in GUI applications...

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