September 22, 2021 Eugene King
Waves of fashion happen in the IT industry just like that do with clothing, and history often repeats itself in unusual ways but with interesting twists and turns with each new phase. So, it is with application programming, where languages come into fashion and sometimes fall out of favor as they reach the limits of their usefulness, and very old ideas are gussied up with a new set of buzzwords and old techniques applied to new languages or frameworks.
The new low-code movement is just such a repetition in the fabric of history. And so, some history is in order. …Read more