Self-assembling Type-directed Dataflows

A blog post from Netflix about Self-Assembling Components.

But what if you could have functions that self-assemble? What if processors could simply advertise their inputs/outputs and the wiring between them were an emergent property of that particular collection of processors?

Apple Introduces Swift

Apple today announced a new programming language for their next version of Mac OS X and iOS called Swift.

The Language Guide has more details about the potpourri of language features.