Thursday, December 23, 2010

Programming in Ruby. Pt. 1

I have been spending some time getting to know the programming language Ruby. I was torn between studying Ruby or Python, but I decided on Ruby due mostly to it's forgiving nature, syntactic sugar, and that line indentations are meaningless! The last reason may seem a bit trite, but I tend to code first and beautify later. I tend to write in the same manner, I don't like being weighed down with minutia while I am inspired. I'd rather write first, and do house cleaning later. Of course have a good code editor that auto indents doesn't hurt either. I haven't written anything impressive yet, but I'd still say I have learned a lot and it's only been a month!

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