We've updated our ray tracer language comparison with better implementations and new timings on a dual-core 4400+ Athlon64:
OCaml now covers almost the whole range from most succinct language to almost the fastest (only 9% slower than optimized C++!).
The Lisp/Java challenge: optimization - The F# Journal just published an article: *"The previous article in this two-part series described a challenge that was posed on the internet around a decad...
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