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Tuesday, September 12, 2006
Loads of Fun with StrongTalk
Gilad Bracha has announced the open sourcing of StrongTalk by Sun, including the virtual machine of the fastest Smalltalk implementation .. to all language fanatics, here is the chance to have a look at some of the best innovations in a dynamic language with optional typing. As Gilad says
Apart from speed, it had support for mixins inside the VM, flyweight glyph based UI, optional type system and mirror based reflection, to name a few of the major innovations.