Site Map - skip to main content - dyslexic font - mobile - text - print

Hacker Public Radio

Your ideas, projects, opinions - podcasted.

New episodes Monday through Friday.

Please support our Patrons

Our hosting is kindly provided by Josh from We would appreciate it if you could donate to help reduce his costs in funding the hosting. He is also accepting bitcoins to 1KsxJr9HtsdaUeU7yaV9bk9bQi21UPBtUq
Please also consider supporting the who are now hosting our media files. Right now, a generous supporter will match your contributions 3-to-1. So your $5 donation results in $20 for the Internet Archive.

hpr1593 :: Why C++?

Introduction to the C++ programming language main features

<< First, < Previous, Latest >>

Hosted by garjola on 2014-09-10 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: programming languages, c++.
Listen in ogg, spx, or mp3 format. | Comments (1)

Part of the series: Programming 101

A series focusing on concepts and the basics of programming

In this episode, Garjola presents the C++ programming language by introducing its main features for object orientation, generic programming and functional style.


Subscribe to the comments RSS feed.

Comment #1 posted on 2014-09-12T20:49:14Z by johanv

Very cool

I really enjoyed this episode. I used to program in C++ more than 10 years ago. At that time, I didn't understand how overloading the ()-operator could be useful, but now I realise that I needed just that back then to make the mathematical library I was working on way more intuitive to use.

<< First, < Previous, Latest >>

Leave Comment

Note to Verbose Commenters
If you can't fit everything you want to say in the comment below then you really should record a response show instead.

Note to Spammers
All comments are moderated. All links are checked by humans. We strip out all html. Feel free to record a show about yourself, or your industry, or any other topic we may find interesting. We also check shows for spam :).

Provide feedback
Your Name/Handle:
Anti Spam Question: What does the P in HPR stand for ?
Are you a spammer →
Who hosted this show →
What does HPR mean to you ?