Check out our new website at friday.hirelofty.com!
Alex Williams is a freelance software engineer currently working with Python but with deep experience in Ruby / Rails application. He comes and hangs out with our team of Python engineers to talk shop about the similarities, differences, and oddities of each language.
Mentioned in this Episode
- Smalltalk, a dynamically typed programming language that influenced Python, Ruby, and others (wikipedia.org)
- The Zen of Python (python.org)
- doctest, Python standard library module for testing logic in docstrings (python.org)
- Underscores in Python (svbtle.com)
- Ruby blocks, procs & lambdas (rubyguides.com)