In particular, if you’re going to the Google I/O conference next week and want to say hello, I’ll be at the Go programming language office hours. We’re also giving a tech talk and an introductory workshop. The Go language blog has details.
Go is a new, experimental, concurrent, garbage collected systems language. I’ve been programming in it for the last 6-9 months, and recently spoke about it at a number of universities.
Go is still a little early for prime time. The package library is still relatively thin, and there’s optimization work still to be done. But if you’re curious to learn more, there’s plenty of documentation on the Go language homepage.