Inside 214-1E

Existential Pontification and Generalized Abstract Digressions

Typeclasses matter

Typeclasses matter. In fact, I'll go as far to say that they have the capacity to replace what is traditional object-oriented programming. To understand why, however, we have to review the traditionally recognized benefits of object-oriented programming: Organization. For C-inspired languages that don't have a module system, this is so incredibly important; without a discipline […]

  • January 15, 2010