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The Reader monad and read-only context

Written by Jack Hsu / Original link on May. 10, 2017

In this two-part series, I want to take a functional approach to building React applications.There will be mathematical theory sprinkled throughout the series, and hopefully by the end of it youwill pick up some useful techniques!Series contents: Part 1 - Deconstructing the React Component Part 2…

Don't Fear the Type System

Written by unknown / Original link on Jan. 23, 2017

There’s been a lot of talk about static types recently. I’ve especially noticed that folks whousually work with dynamically typed languages have become bigproponents of static typing – and I count myself amongst them.Being a fan of Robert C. Martin (aka Uncle Bob) for a long time, it was a surprise…

Why You Need Types

Written by unknown / Original link on Aug. 22, 2016

Dynamically typed languages like JavaScript provide a lot of expressiveness and powerto the programmer. By not having to think about strict types, a program is more maleable sinceit will run no matter what, allowing the programmer to write code very quickly. The problem with dynamic types is tha…