Posts tagged functional

A year of Elm

It hasn’t quite been one year since I wrote the first post on Elm, but it’s not that far off and the title was clearer that way. In this time I have written three programs in Elm, each one more complex than the last: Client for the catalogs generated by cataloger. My RPG resources catalog […]

Functional Programming Is Not Weird

Recently I read a blog post titled “Functional Programming Is Not Popular Because It Is Weird“. I strongly disagree with the assessment and Twitter was too short for an answer, hence this blog post :-) The blog post says that “Writing functional code is often backwards and can feel more like solving puzzles than like […]

The quest to learn a new programming language

Some time ago I realised I wasn’t all that excited about any programming language. All the languages I knew were, for some reason or another, annoying and I didn’t really feel like having any pet projects. That, combined with the idea that learning new stuff is good, pushed me to try and learn some new […]