Beautiful & Powerful One-liners, Expressions and Snippets
Writing computer software remains difficult and hard. Most computer code is hard to read and quite intimidating. This does not have to be the case.
Simple things should be simple, complex things should be possible — Alan Kay
Our software development environments should be designed in such a way that they make it easy to read and to write code for day to day tasks, for those problems that are solved.
Studying a list of example tasks — one-liners, expressions and snippets — is an excellent way to check out candidate programming languages. Here is a list with solutions implemented in Pharo — an immersive, live environment including a pure, object-oriented programming language focused on simplicity and immediate feedback.