Use the Requirements Already - I am working on a release at work. Initially we were supposed to replicate some bunch of database tables that the customer had in an old system. We did a ...
Not sure if the new excitement is going to stick. However it seems like more frequent C++ language updates are planned for the future. I am hearing more and more about the upcoming C++14 changes. And there is even remote noise regarding C++17.
This is only natural. Java always seems to be having updates to the language. But one thing I don't seem to hear much about is advances in the C# programming language. Yeah there might be some new ideas for .NET technologies. But the C# bandwagon may be abandoned.