Podcast #128: We chat with Kent C Dodds about why he loves React and discuss what life was like in the dark days before Git. Listen now.
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Java is a high-level, platform-independent, object-oriented programming language originally developed by Sun Microsystems. Java is currently owned by Oracle, which purchased Sun in 2010.

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So you are proposing that we reduce code readability in exchange for saving some typing? Perhaps you might want to consider how much time you spend typing code and how much you spend reading/maintaini …
answered Dec 11 '10 by JohnFx
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Google were to go try and copyright Java or sell it as its own product, that would be a whole other story. …
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It is relevant until there is a viable alternative that has widespread cross-platform adoption. Silverlight and Flash are probably the strongest contenders in that regard, but there still situations …
answered May 28 '11 by JohnFx