Why #smalltalk die ? It was closed and expensive with fragmented cendor community . So brilliant ideas with revolution concepts died with out community and open source .
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Concept of Alan Key - Software internet eat my brain for 20+ years . System is a composition of objects that communicate with a messages . It could and should be fully #decentralized on demand . After a smaltalk we got actors and remote actors . Nowadays we have one more mind blowing thing - #webassembly . I deep believe on actors as web assembly modules interconnected with #fogcomputing and distributed computing.
Virtual # actors https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Orleans-MSR-TR-2014-41.pdf
Quite interesting #architecture
Linus Torvalds: Rust will go into Linux 6.1
How Rust beats NGINX, or, How we built Pingora, the proxy that connects Cloudflare to the Internet
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