Uncle Bob on Why #Clojure — http://blog.cleancoder.com/uncle-bob/2019/08/22/WhyClojure.html
Lisp is not based on lambda calculus - The talk that wasn't
Earthrise, a photo that changed the world https://www.universal-sci.com/headlines/2018/12/21/-earthrise-a-photo-that-changed-the-world
Heart of #Clojure: fork this conference — https://lambdaisland.com/blog/2019-08-09-fork-this-conference
Rafael G. González-Acuña came up with an equation that provides an analytical solution for counteracting spherical aberration in lenses.
I like how this Vice article on newly discovered public domain books (because 80% of authors didn't extend their copyright after 28 years prior to 1964) mentions the Mastodon bot @SecretlyPublicDomain in passing. Yay for the Fediverse, and the public domain!
Clojurists Together is funding Shadow CLJS, Meander, Calva, and CIDER $9,000 each over the next 3 months
#heartofclojure - The people’s conference.
Visiting Leuven before #heartofclojure conference.
New book announced on "Programming Algorithms" in Lisp, under CC-BY-NC-ND license: http://lisp-univ-etc.blogspot.com/2019/07/programming-algorithms-book.html?m=1
I'm announcing panthera: a #Clojure wrapper around pandas and numpy for all your data sciencey work!
The library is still alpha, but there's already a lot of stuff to have fun with. So give it a run, if you like it star it and any kind of feedback is accepted!!!
Something went wrong today. Hetzner, my hosting provider, altered me that there was an ongoing attack on my server between 15.00 and 16.00 CEST.
In that hour, the incoming traffic of #functionalcafe has been of 694 GB... :O
I am organizing a #Scheme coding competition where you have to build a static blog generator with a mystery feature (that will be revealed little by little in the next few months).
We have already one sponsor and are actively looking for other sponsors to reward the participants 🥇 🥈 🥉 (goodies, cloud credits, books...).
The website migration is still incomplete too: I've to restore comments and content's web pages need to be updated/adjusted.
We do also need a review of opened bugs and a list of things to be implemented (sorted by priority?).
If you want to help, there's a lot to do! Let's #ReviveChoqok
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