Articles tagged in computer science

  1. Java is Considered Bad for Computer Science

    Via Reddit, Who Killed the Software Engineer? "One of the most ill-considered steps that universities took was to adopt Java as the most widely used language in introductory programming courses..." Why are the universities replacing Miranda/Haskell/Modula-2 with Java/C#? Because that's what the IT industry uses, but not necessarily because they are good languages to learn about Computer Science or Software Engineering. After doing quite a few interviews last year, may I say UTS CS students are the worst...