I did not mean to be rude to Scala community, I just needed an example that did not work as a “better Java”. I am [unpleasantly] surprised that my post had made such a splash in Scala community as to be discussed on Scala podcasts. Scala, indeed, has it own thriving ecosystem and its own niche where it works amazingly well.

Written by

Project Lead for the Kotlin Programming Language @JetBrains

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store