Random walk in 2 lines of J

Of all the many programming languages, none has quite caught my attention like the “Iversonian” programming languages, that is, languages like APL, Shakti, Ivy, BQN and J - the subject of this blog post. One misconception is that languages like J are in the same caliber as Brain F**k and other esoteric or golfing languages which are mostly for recreational programming. Languages like J however were designed to be a replacement to traditional maths notation - an interface for thinking or a tool of thought as their inventor Kenneth E....

October 8, 2022 · 6 min