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Interview With the Creator of Ruby 89

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from the and-you-thought-java-was-slow dept.
snydeq writes "Ruby creator Yukihiro Matsumoto discusses the past, present, and future of the popular programming language, calling mobile the next target for Ruby: 'I'm currently working on an alternative subset or dialect of Ruby for the small devices. I'm going to make it public early next year. Of course, mobile computing is the way to go, so that's one of the reasons I focus on the Ruby dialect working on the smaller devices.'"
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Interview With the Creator of Ruby

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  • by lynnae (2439544) on Wednesday September 07, 2011 @11:50AM (#37328050)

    I feel like all the training I did to be able to code games** in a PC is going to be obsolete before I know it.

    **or any other desktop coding

    welcome to the world of developing.

    This is how it's been, and how it will continue to be. Keep growing your skill set and you'll be fine (and a better programmer for it).

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