Objects & Procedures: A Python and Java Comparison

Earlier today, I had a discussion with another hackNY fellow about whether Java was more strictly object-oriented than Python. While neither language is truly object-oriented in the pure sense, it’s clear to me that Python is hands-down more consistently object-oriented, whereas Java is a mixture of object-oriented and procedural programming. Put another way: Java forces […]

How many bloggers does it take to change a lightbulb?

How many computer scientists does it take to change a lightbulb? None – that’s a hardware problem. How many industrial designers does it take to change a lightbulb? None – they just convince you that darkness is a feature. How many hipsters does it take to change a lightbulb? It’s an obscure number… you’ve probably […]