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Programming

+ - Lazy Programming and Evaluation

Submitted by IdaAshley
IdaAshley writes: Lazy programming is a general concept of delaying the processing of a function or request until the results are needed. This concept has numerous applications, from the obvious to the obscure. Thinking in terms of lazy programming can help you rid your code of unneeded computation and restructure programs to be more problem-oriented.

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