Path: mv.asterisco.pt!mvalente From: mvale…@ruido-visual.pt (Mario Valente) Newsgroups: mv Subject: Google Billion Dollar Line of Javascript Date: Tue, 09 Oct 07 22:39:21 GMT With a single line of Javascript, Google takes in close to a billion dollars worth of revenue: http://www.blogstorm.co.uk/blog/billion-dollar-javascript/ Now here’s an idea for Google that all the Big Brother conspirationists wont like (hopefully […]

Path: mv.asterisco.pt!mvalente From: mvale…@ruido-visual.pt (Mario Valente) Newsgroups: mv Subject: Server Side Javascript Date: Fri, 13 Jul 07 00:44:21 GMT http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Server-side_JavaScript I already told you, nearly 2 years ago: http://paradigma.pt/~vd/wlog/index.php?entry=entry051005-180312 http://mvalente.eu/Files/pstarlt.ppt It is coming… Steve Yegge ported Rails to JavaScript http://www.iunknown.com/2007/06/steve-yegge-por.html Bringing the Browser to the Server http://ejohn.org/blog/bringing-the-browser-to-the-server/ — MV

 The “new” Swift programming language from Apple is nothing more that syntactic sugar on top of Javascript. A few examples from Swift Welcome page and Swift Tour page Example 1: Swift code: ============================ let people = [“Anna”: 67, “Beto”: 8, “Jack”: 33, “Sam”: 25] for (name, age) in people { println(“\(name) is \(age) years old.”) } […]

My list of hacking and business ideas has achieved critical mass. Meaning that I now have more than 100 items in my “someday” list. So I decided to publish *some* of them. Those are the ones that I no longer have patience or coding skills for and those that I cant come up with a […]

Mais uma vez um atraso no post do costume… quando em 1999 troquei o PHP pelo Python a minha escolha em termos de framework de desenvolvimento foi o Zope. Depois de enormes dores de cabeça com o PHP era necessário algo que separasse o UI, a lógica e o modelo de dados. Aquilo que hoje […]