Last.fm’s latest release is going to impress the C++ coding community with the latest announcement of their new C++ library. Marcus Holland-Moritz of Last.fm announced today that their C++ library, Moost has now been released under an open-source licensing scheme providing developers with a host of tools and utilities used on the site. Features include templates which allow developers to use pairs more easily with standard algorithms, aka stringify, a function template that turns complex objects into strings, the framework that is shared by all our back-end services and lots more, some very complicated and other features more simplified. Read the story here.
While Last.fm may be known for their Internet radio, they are now stepping into the area of open-source tools and utilities.