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Inheritance in Objective-C

I know there’s a lot not to like about object oriented programming. It can be more difficult to debug than functionally-oriented scripts. It has side effects up the wazoo if programmers get lazy. Especially in large code bases with a long history, inheritance tends to layered-up. But OOP, and inheritance, are here to stay. Python has embraced… Continue reading Inheritance in Objective-C

c++ · programming · python

5 * “string” in Pythonic C++

It would be hard to deny that C++ is getting more and more Pythonic, in a good sense. And yet I sometimes still find myself doing silly, old-school, suffer-through-it compiled-language nonsense just to knock something out without really thinking about whether it has to be so hard. When I do think about it, I usually come to… Continue reading 5 * “string” in Pythonic C++