[swift-users] "business applications market" flame

Brent Royal-Gordon brent at architechies.com
Wed Jan 6 22:52:18 CST 2016

> It would be interesting to see how far Swift’s syntax can be pushed to create a cleaner syntax for queries. I’m thinking of C#’s LINQ, which is really sweet. Some LINQ stuff can be replicated in Swift, I believe, but there are parts of it that rely on a super-powerful C# feature where a function can receive a parameter in the form of a parse tree of the expression. (Sort of like LISP macros.)

Back in the Swift 1 days, I experimented with writing NSPredicates in Swift: <https://github.com/brentdax/PrediKit>

Brent Royal-Gordon

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