Episode 161

161 JSJ Rust with David Herman


May 27th, 2015

1 hr 5 mins 5 secs

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02:52 - David Herman Introduction

03:50 - The Rust Programming Language

06:31 - “Systems Programming Without Fear”

07:38 - High vs Low-level Programming Languages

  • Garbage Collection and Deallocation
  • Memory Safety
  • Performance and Control Over Performance

11:44 - Stack vs Heap Memory

16:52 - The Core of Rust

  • Ownership
  • Type System

24:23 - Segmentation Fault (Seg Faults)

27:51 - How much should programmers care about programming languages?

32:43 - Concurrency and Multithreaded Programming

35:06 - Rust vs Go

37:58 - servo

40:27 - asm.js

42:19 - Cool Apps Built with Rust

45:04 - What hardware architectures does the Rust target?

45:46 - Learning Rust


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