C++ at Facebook for Mobile

A great article on ITWorld titled, Facebook turns to wizened old C++ to power new photo-sharing app. Additional community insights and comments on Slashdot. The IT industry definitely goes in a circle, back and forth between thin client to thick client. The thick clients seem to have the value long-term. Real world cases show it is a balance between the two, thin and thick clients. Not always an equal, even balance but never one in totality.

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