True Myth 2.1.0 Released

A bunch of neat new utility functions on Maybe for arrays and tuples.

September 02, 2018Filed under Tech#functional programming#libraries#monads#open source software#software development#true myth#typescriptMarkdown source

Type-Informed Design

Revisiting our app in TypeScript’s strict mode has me thinking about what we’d do different if we had this input in the first place.

August 30, 2018Filed under Tech#ember.js#functional programming#javascript#software development#types#typescriptMarkdown source

Destructuring with True Myth 1.3+

A thing I didn't even realize I could do until after I published it.

May 19, 2018Filed under tech#functional programming#libraries#open source software#true myth#typescriptMarkdown source

True Myth 1.3.0 and 2.0.0

A couple nice ergonomic updates and some breaking changes for consuming the library.

May 18, 2018Filed under Tech#functional programming#libraries#open source software#software development#true myth#typescript#versioningMarkdown source

Exploring 4 Languages: Integrity and Consistency

Making, and keeping, promises – with Rust, Elm, F, and ReasonML.

March 24, 2018Filed under Tech#domain-driven design#elm#four-languages#fsharp#functional programming#reasonml#rustMarkdown source

Exploring 4 Languages: Starting to Model the Domain

How we use types to capture business concepts in Rust, Elm, F, and ReasonML.

January 14, 2018Filed under Tech#domain-driven design#elm#four-languages#fsharp#functional programming#reasonml#rustMarkdown source

Exploring 4 Languages: Project Setup

Getting Rust, Elm, F, and ReasonML installed; their editor plugins configured; and their project files ready.

January 01, 2018Filed under Tech#domain-driven design#elm#four-languages#fsharp#functional programming#reasonml#rustMarkdown source

Exploring 4 Languages

Rust, Elm, Reason, and F – a bunch of cousins!

December 31, 2017Filed under tech#domain-driven design#elm#four-languages#fsharp#functional programming#reasonml#rustMarkdown source

Types are Small

(Scott Wlaschin is really smart.)

December 29, 2017Filed under Tech#functional programming#software developmentMarkdown source

Announcing True Myth 1.0

A library for saner programming in JavaScript, with first-class support for TypeScript (and Flow), with Maybe and Result types, and supporting both a functional style and a more traditional method-call style.

November 01, 2017Filed under Tech#functional programming#libraries#programming languages#software development#true myth#typescriptMarkdown source

“Collection-Last Auto-Curried Functions”

You want your data last, and you want your functions “partially applied.” Here’s why.

June 24, 2017Filed under Tech#functional programming#javascriptMarkdown source

Why Elm Instead of TypeScript?

Or, yet another long comment in Slack turned into a blog post.

April 23, 2017Filed under tech#elm#functional programming#javascript#programming languages#typescriptMarkdown source

Better Off Using Exceptions?

Maybe, but only if your language demands it.

February 20, 2017Filed under Tech#fsharp#functional programming#rust#software developmentMarkdown source

The Itch

How typed functional programming is what I was looking for all along.

December 19, 2016Filed under tech#functional programming#javascript#rust#software developmentMarkdown source

What is Functional Programming?

(And why should we care about it?)

November 11, 2016 (updated November 14, 2016)Filed under tech#functional programming#javascript#software developmentMarkdown source