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Oh, I was reusing the joke about confusing java with javascript🙃

Finished Concurrency in Practice a bit ago. Kinda fell in love with Kotlin recently - so yeah, anyways great read though!

Oh, I was reusing the joke about confusing java with javascript

Its been a while since people used that joke :D

Finished Concurrency in Practice a bit ago. Kinda fell in love with Kotlin recently - so yeah, anyways great read though!

Kotlin is the best choice for android at present. Interested to see how it performs in the area of web apps.

Btw, looks like kotlin/scala are going native with LLVM backends. Be sure to check them out too.

JVM is going native with LLVM too! Probably going to be a little longer than Kotlin but the new release schedule should help

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