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  • Ivan Soto thinks this is interesting:

If we were forced to name just one aspect of Scala that helps scalability, though, we'd pick its combination of object-oriented and functional programming (well, we cheated, that's really two aspects, but they are intertwined)

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I wish the authors would have written this without the fatuous and distracting cutesy. If they're so eager to write comedy, they should try a different industry, like showbiz.