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including GWT, Pyjamas, Objective-J, and finally CoffeeScript. If you've
been on the fence with CoffeeScript, this could be the one to tip you.
If you're just learning CoffeeScript, it is a great, thoughtful,
well-paced introduction to the language. Sam structures the rest of the
talk around "10 Things I Love About CoffeeScript."
Here are Sam's top ten favorite things about CoffeeScript:
- Function Syntax
- Significant Whitespace
- Bare Objects
- Everything's an Expression
- Classes & Inheritance
- Bound Functions
- Destructuring Assignment
- String Syntax