Making Nu Languages

Posted on Thursday, Apr 9, 2020
Rob and Jason are joined by Jonathan Turner. They first discuss updates to {fmt} and SourceTrail. Then they talk to Jonathan Turner about some of the languages he’s worked on; including Chaiscript with Jason, Typescript at Microsoft and Rust at Mozilla. They then talk about his current project: NuShell.

Show Notes




Jonathan Turner

Jonathan Turner

Jonathan is a passionate open source advocate and programming language nerd. He joined Microsoft in 2012 to work on a secret project that would become TypeScript. He stayed on at Microsoft for the next 3.5 years helping grow TypeScript and helping Microsoft shift to becoming more open source-friendly. Later, he joined Mozilla helping to grow projects like Rust, Servo, and WebAssembly. He’s also worked on LLVM/Clang at Apple, Chapel at Cray, and numerous side projects including ChaiScript with Jason. In his free time, he’s currently working on a new project called Nushell.


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