Best Language For Experimental GUI Demo Projects?
Yes, that was my experience as well. I tried building a Cocoa app using only a text editor and a Makefile, and it was a lot of trouble, especially tracking down all the libraries that need to be linked.
Qt "by hand" isn't perfect, but it's better than Cocoa.
Future Astronauts May Survive On Eating Silkworms
"...and can be mixed with fruit juice, sugar, and food coloring to produce jam."
Peanut butter and silkworm sandwiches!
I think I'll stay with grape.
Geeky April Fools' Day Prank Roundup
I was hopeful that www.tiobe.com would do a "Programming Community Index for April 1, 2008" page, but it didn't happen.
Something like this:
9. Smalltalk ...
52. RPG ...
101. Visual Basic