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Language Uniformity - Bug or Feature?

I recently read an interesting interview to Martin Odersky, Scala creator, at Computer World's A-Z of Programming Languages interview series. Beyond all the buzz this interview and a similar one to Clojure brought around this new trend of bringing Functional Programming to mainstream, there was one question that caught my attention and drove me to [...]

Mesa vs Qt

I woke up this morning in a not-so-good mood and thought I had enough of a hardware problem I had on my PC that had been bugging me for about two weeks. I then started troubleshooting my hardware and after pulling out my video card and putting it back in, everything was miraculously solved. So [...]