So there are now more programming languages available than you can shake a stick at, or so I’ve been told. I don’t have the time to learn all the programming languages out there. Have you taken a look at these languages?
The programming languages with one-letter names are one such corner of the Internet. They’re all a bit out there, with the possible exception of C — a language that once received top billing but is now lucky to be opening for the printer-driver convention.
They may not be for every job — many are aimed at specialized tasks — but that doesn’t mean these one-letter languages comprise a gallery of misfits. Each offers compelling ideas that could do the trick in solving a particular problem you need fixed. These languages all embody the crisp, simple nature of their names. K?
You can read the entire article by Peter Wayner here.