Monthly Archives: December 2012

First steps to Scala

I’ve been tracking discussions about the Scala language and listening with interest to people’s early experiences of using it on projects since the beginning of this year (2012). Based on what I’ve heard, including the advocacy of several highly respected technical folks in the Java community that I follow, I recently decided to invest some time learning the language.

So, why should an experienced Java developer invest time and effort learning Scala? Continue reading