Eric Snyder recently wrote a post about comparing Clojure and Go on his blog.
There are 2 programming languages that I am into at the moment, Clojure and Go (http://golang.org). They seem to be opposites of each other in many ways, how can I love both? Clojure certainly wins on elegance with the ability to create pure functions, its homoiconic structure (Clojure programs are represented by Clojure data structures), its simplicity and clarity. Clojure is beautiful and parentheses are beautiful IMHO. So why do I love Go so much? It’s not what I would call beautiful. [Read more…]