Linked by ebasconp on Fri 10th Jun 2011 22:22 UTC
Benchmarks "Google has released a research paper that suggests C++ is the best-performing programming language in the market. The internet giant implemented a compact algorithm in four languages - C++, Java, Scala and its own programming language Go - and then benchmarked results to find 'factors of difference'."
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Not Suprised
by computrius on Sat 11th Jun 2011 16:22 UTC
computrius
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2006-03-26

Is anyone really suprised by this? You have a language whose executable is native machine code vs languages that are run by an interpreter of byte code. Im not sure benchmarks were needed to say that c++ is going to produce a faster executing program.

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RE: Not Suprised
by Magma on Sat 11th Jun 2011 20:32 in reply to "Not Suprised"
Magma Member since:
2006-03-07

Whaaa? are you trying to imply that Java is not compiled or as fast as C++?? OMG Heretic! Heretic! Heretic! Seize the infidel!

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