Many times when designing software, we have to deal with the possible absence of a value. This is especially true when working with third party libraries, APIs, databases, or user input. A user may submit a form without filling it out, or we may not get a...Read more »
Swift vs. OCaml – Does reference counting use less memory than tracing GC?
The way software developers cling to folklore and avoid proper experimental testing of hypotheses really bothers me. I think perhaps the wor… Read more