podcast: Hanselminutes - Polyglot Programming and .NET - Lessons Learned with Ivan Towlson from Mindscape
Mindscape recently released Web Workbench
(plugin tool for Visual Studio 2010) to the community for free
with support for LESS, SASS, and CoffeeScript.
to create this app. Very interesting for web / .NET developers.
Polyglot programming – some lessons learned by Ivan Towlson
LESS: extends CSS with dynamic behavior such as variables, mixins, operations and functions. LESS runs on both the client-side (IE 6+, Webkit, Firefox) and server-side, with Node.js.
SASS: an extension of CSS3, adding nested rules, variables, mixins, selector inheritance, and more. It’s translated to well-formatted, standard CSS using the command line tool or a web-framework plugin