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You are not protected by the compiler

Dynamic vs static typing debates are often passionate. Probably too passionate to be totally objective. During one of these discussions I was involved in, a well respected senior engineer have made an interesting statement : ” … My lisp program crashed after hours of computation right before delivering the result due to a missing method […]

I see Deadlocks everywhere!

The free lunch is over and we definitely have to scale by adding more and more cores.¬†Wether we like it or not, we’ll be coding and debugging multi-threaded applications in the near future. The bad news is multi-threading is hard to deal with. Really hard. What is surprising is that even some thick reference books […]