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Submission + - Google exec frustrated by Java, C++ complexity (idg.com.au)

angry tapir writes: "Today's commercial-grade programming languages — C++ and Java, in particular — are way too complex and not adequately suited for today's computing environments, Google distinguished engineer Rob Pike argued in a talk at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference. Pike made his case against such "industrial programming languages" during his keynote at the conference in Portland, Oregon."
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Google exec frustrated by Java, C++ complexity

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