Constraints and Semantics

What makes Stack Overflow so successful? I was thinking about this the other day. What came before Stack Overflow? Mostly forums and mailing lists. And in »

Prolog’s Advantage

The other day I answered a question on Stack Overflow that had to do with traversing a maze. Somewhat more idiomatically, the code would have looked »


By “augmenting human intellect” we mean increasing the capability of a man to approach a complex problem situation, to gain comprehension to suit his particular needs, »


Which language is more expressive, Lisp or Haskell? I want to encourage you to forget the word “expressive,” or at least, strive to give it a »