Kotlin - a programming language, developed by JetBrains, the company from St. Petersburg, was announced an official development language for Android at the Google conference. And according to latest reports, a mobile development platform, Kotlin is expected to surpass Java as the primary programming language used for Android apps by December 2018. So why Kotlin… Continue reading Will Kotlin replace Java?
We see this “Is Java out of business?” question pop up year after year. They say that Java is the least feature-rich language of the popular languages on the JVM and the slowest to move on new features in the last decade. There are also people who believe that because so many new JVM languages… Continue reading Is Java out of business?
"Computer programming is an art, because it applies accumulated knowledge to the world, because it requires skill and ingenuity, and especially because it produces objects of beauty." Donald Knuth, 1974 It’s better to start your journey into the career of programming by answering the question “Do you really need programming?” This question does not… Continue reading I would like to become a programmer. What is the best programming language to start with?
The big languages are popular for a reason: They offer a huge foundation of open source code, libraries, and frameworks that make finishing the job easier. Sometimes the vast resources of the popular, mainstream programming languages aren’t enough to solve your particular problem. Sometimes you have to look beyond the obvious to find the right… Continue reading 6 cutting-edge programming languages worth learning now