Linked by Owen Anderson on Mon 19th Apr 2004 05:43 UTC
General Development For years the development scene has been dominated by the C family of languages, primarily C itself and its immediate successor C++. Recent years have given rise to other C-descendents, however, such as Sun's Java and Microsoft's C#.
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RE: empty strings
by Owen Anderson on Mon 19th Apr 2004 15:53 UTC

There's one key difference: accessing the length property on a null object will throw an exception, while the length of an empty string will be 0.