Archive for October, 2022

Why Learn Lisp?

Written by on October 20, 2022 in LISP, Programming with 1 Comment

In the last article, I had shared my views on why programmers should learn Prolog, preferably as the first language. What language should one learn next? I strongly pitch for Lisp, to be precise, “Common Lisp”. Lisp happens to be the second oldest (1958) programming language, only after Fortran (1957)! Initially there were several dialects […]

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Why Learn Prolog?

Written by on October 6, 2022 in Programming, Prolog with 2 Comments

There are several programming languages in use today and a simple google search will throw up interesting recommendations of a subset of these languages to learn, usually based on popularity ranking. As is expected, the popularity of a programming language varies over time and hence a language that was in demand a few years ago […]

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