Golang: a Python Killer?

Go is a newer-generation (2012) multi-purpose programming language developed by Google to address the challenges of software-development at-scale and concurrent programming. The most well-known projects written in Go are Docker and Kubernetes, but many other essential cloud-native tools are also written in Go, including Terraform and influxdb.

Evaluating an Existing Tech Project

A dilemma often faced by professional programmers is whether to work with what they have, or start fresh when inheriting others’ code. They say it’s easier to write code than to read it (especially other people’s code). Why is this? Unless the code is perfectly readable, it’s challenging to put yourself in someone else’s head. …