Apr 18, 2018
Oleg Illyenko is primary creator of Sangria, a graphql implementation used by twitter, The New Yorks Times and many other companies. We discuss the problems that graphql solves, how sangria works and the problems of api design.
Talks on Sangria:
Apr 4, 2018
Justin Woo is a self described Purescript evangelist and enthusiast. We talk about purescript vs elm and working with expressive type systems. Justin also had some...
Mar 21, 2018
Today's interview is with John A De Goes. We talk about performance problems with monad transformer on the jvm, various flavours of IO monads and reasoning about polymorphic type signatures. On the lighter side of things, we discuss how to write technical articles well, flame wars and Zee vs Zed pronunciation.
Mar 12, 2018
My team at Tenable is hiring. We are a distributed team of scala developers working on statically analysis of docker containers (among other things).
We are a team of smart people, working fairly autonomously on interesting problems. We are one of many teams working on interesting problems at Tenable. I think its...
Mar 7, 2018
When Miles Sabin applied to speak at a conference on generic programming, he bluffed a little bit. He would present on porting Simon Peytons Jone’s scrap your boilerplate functionality to Scala. Once his talk was accepted, he only had one thing left to do, implement it.
Generic programming is the type of polymorphism...