1. 8LU: Understanding Monads, Part I

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    In the early 90's, software researchers in functional programming realized that a number of problems they were facing could all be tackled through a single, elegant abstraction known as the "monad." Since that time, monads have been used to model an increasing and surprisingly diverse array of software behaviors. In this talk, I motivate the usage of monads and try to lift the shroud of mystery that tends to surround them.

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    • 8LU: Understanding Monads, Part 2

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      Last week, we discussed the basic theory of monads with two examples. This week, we look at several more interesting monads and discuss the theory of additive monads and monad transformers.

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      • ST 4U 120: Flow in a VA Seaside App

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        The big difference between Seaside in VA and Seaside elsewhere is the lack of full continuation support. That's less of a problem than you might think - but it does mean that you need to adapt the various example you see online for VA. Today, we'll take a look at that using the Login UI we set up last time.

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        • Continuations and Other Functional Patterns

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          Christopher League presents to the Northeast Scala Symposium http://nescala.org/

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          • Monadologie: Professional Help for Type Anxiety

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            Chris League explains delimited continuations and modadic programming to the New York Scala Enthusiasts Meetup, with practical examples! Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/New-York-Scala-Enthusiasts/calendar/13415790/ Github: http://github.com/league/scala-type-anxiety Slideshare: http://www.slideshare.net/league/monadologie

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