I did not buy it. But a year later, I'm changing my mind.
I know it's the same language that I used to pop up alert dialogs in my pimply high-school years, but it feels different now. Did it grow up, or did I?
The Acceptance Speech
- Dynamic typing = no verification
- Type inference = delayed optimization
- Would byte code compress as well?
- Bytecode standardization would suck
- Bytecode versioning would suck more
- Low-level byte code is future-hostile
Hail to the king, baby.