PDC 2010: The Future of C# and Visual Basic

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Following is a summary of the session “The Future of C# and Visual Basic” presented by Anders Hejlsberg, lead architect of the C# programming language, in PDC 2010. History Before talking about the future, Anders starts with a review of C# and VB.NET history. Anders identifies three major trends over the passing decade: Declarative – concentrates on “What do you want do?” instead of “How you want to do it?” Dynamic – allowing more fluent style of programming using dynamic languages like IronPyton. ...
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