Monday, 9 August 2010

"I think F# is very cool" - Rich Hickey

Very interesting video interview here with Rich Hickey of Clojure and Joe Pamer of F# side-by-side. When the interviewer asks Rich Hickey what he thinks of F#, he says "I think F# is very cool" and then explains why.

Rich Hickey is, of course, a visionary among programming language developers having single-handedly built a self-sustaining business around his own Clojure language. Remarkably, there are already more Clojure jobs than OCaml jobs according to IT Jobs Watch and there are now twice as many Google searches for Clojure as there are for OCaml: