So I'm somewhat glad to see Swift. Apple made a number of language design choices that I like. It would have been nice to see them promote an existing language but I guess I understand wanting to design something that worked well with the existing Obj-C frameworks. I just hope we see an open standard so that others can build compilers for it.
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The thing that I like about is that it's mechanically simpler than the XY axis printers.
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