Tuesday, September 02, 2014

book, ideas:‘Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking’

#13. A Summary of ‘Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking’ by Susan Cain | New Books in Brief:

"... evidence indicates that working independently is an important part of having and developing the best ideas, not only for introverts but for everyone
most creative people tend to be introverted 
avoid 'groupthink'"

Vert.x =~ node.js / JVM


"Vert.x is a lightweight, high performance application platform for the JVM that's designed for modern mobile, web, and enterprise applications."

High Performance Reactive Applications with Vert.x @ InfoQ

by Tim Fox on Aug 10, 2014

claiming that it could be faster than node.js, running equivalent scripts...'

High-Volume / Scalable Architectures with vert.x - interview with Eberhard Wolff @ InfoQ

C# 6.0 (language preview)

C# - A C# 6.0 Language Preview: @ MSDN

podcast: C# 6.0 with Bill Wagner (book "Effective C#") @ .NET Rocks!

interesting observation: the only programming languages that could be used on any "platfrom" are JavaScript and C#. By same logic, F# is also usable, to some extent, on all mentioned OS platfroms.

.NET Compiler Platform ("Roslyn") - Home

C# 6.0 Features Part II : Primary Constructors

Briefly exploring C# 6 new features - CodeProject

C Sharp (programming language) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia