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2018 Retrospective Reading List

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In keeping with (my relatively) recent tradition, here’s my annual retrospective recommended reading list. It’s a shorter list than usual (just three books t...

HaskellX 2018

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I attended the 2018 Haskell eXchange (HaskellX) conference this week. It’s a two-day conference on the programming language Haskell, and its use in industry....

Big Code Summit

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I’ve just returned from the inaugural ‘Big Code Summit’. A two-day conference on the very interesting topic of Big Code, which featured a mix of academic and...

Afrotech Fest 2018

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I very much enjoyed attending Afrotech Fest in London recently. It was ”a two-day tech festival by and for black people of African and Caribbean heritage”, w...

2017 Retrospective Reading List

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My 2017 retrospective on books I’ve read. It’s a mix of old and new, technical and not (if one can make such a distinction). As ever, I’ve been making full u...

Obligatory Monad Post

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I’m taking a break from blogging for a while, but before I go, here’s a (now cliché) blog post on monads.