Dynamic Language Position on the CLR team at Microsoft

You may have noticed that I’ve been really bad about writing in this blog since I joined Microsoft two months ago.  A big part of my problem has been that there are a TON of interesting things going on around this company that touch on the dynamic language space.  All of these distractions have left me…

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Interactive Python Scripting Example

For my first blog entry I wanted to write an article explaining what a dynamic language is. Since I prefer to think concretely about things, I’m going to start with an example of using a dynamic language (Python) to play with an interesting API. For now, my working definition of a dynamic language is any…

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Dynamic Languages and the Common Language Runtime (CLR)

Hi!  I’ve just finished my second week working at Microsoft. Now that I’m starting to settle in I can get to the fun work with the CLR and dynamic languages.  I’ve been fascinated by the power of programming languages and tools for many years, and I’ve built a number of tools in this space.  I’m the creator of Jython, a co-designer…

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