Java vs. OCaml vs. Scala

I just inadvertently ran a poorly controlled experiment on the relative virtues of these three programming languages, at least for the job of writing compilers. Despite the nonexistent experimental protocol, I thought the results were pretty interesting—even if they may irritate some of my PL colleagues. In my compilers course at Cornell (CS 4120), I let the … Continue reading Java vs. OCaml vs. Scala