Code Bases

  • Facebook’s HHVM Speeds Up Box

    … Thinking outside of the box worked for Box, as Joseph Marrama, a software engineer at the file-sharing and cloud content-management service, described in a blog post how Facebook’s HipHop Virtual Machine open-source PHP runtime allowed it to boost the speed of its applications. Marrama wrote: At Box, we’ve had our collective eye on the HipHop…

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  • Facebook Open-Sources JavaScript Static-Type Checker Flow

    … is validated by our huge JavaScript codebase at Facebook: Most of our code falls in the implicitly statically typed category, where developers can check their code for type errors without having to explicitly annotate that code with types. Flow is implemented mostly in OCaml. The code base is under active development and will continue to rapidly evolve…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 8 readers -
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