When and why would you generally sacrifice typesafety for a nicer programming interface? Let me give you an example: if you had the choice between two event aggregators, which one would you prefer ...
I was talking to a friend about the differences between the type systems of Haskell and Java. He asked me what Haskell's could do that Java's couldn't, and I realized that I didn't know. After ...
After looking at the core data type for frameworks that deal with unstructured data in java: json java library: JsonObject Mongodb java api: BasicBSONObject SolrJ (Solr java client): SolrDocument ...
I’ve just watched this talk by Daniel Spiewak where he talks about the advantages of structural typing as compared to Scala’s ans Java’s nominal typing. One example for this difference would be the ...