Category Archives: Programming

Introduction to F# : Hello World!

Every time I begin to learn a new language I like to start with the classic “Hello World!”.  To me it just feels right and it’s nice to get that rapid gratification that comes along with going from nothing to something working in a short time.  Over the years I’ve found that new endeavors, personal or professional, can be hampered or halted by lack of realized results despite the best intentions. Starting off, using Visual Studio 2015, I selected the Console Application F# template from the New Project dialog.  Using this template creates essentially three files in our project which look pretty familiar except…