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Clojure and Rails - the Secret Sauce Behind FlightCaster by Werner Schuster Posted on Aug 20, 2009 1
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Core.Typed Adds an Optional Type System to Clojure by Mirko Stocker Posted on Oct 07, 2013
core.async: A Different Approach to Asynchronous Programming with Clojure and ClojureScript by Zef Hemel Posted on Jul 24, 2013
Community-Driven Research: What's Your Next JVM Language? by Dio Synodinos Posted on Nov 27, 2012
Community-Driven Research: Why Are You Not Using Functional Languages? by Dio Synodinos Posted on Oct 30, 2012
Community-Driven Research: Top 20 Web Frameworks for the JVM by Dio Synodinos Posted on Oct 09, 2012
Rich Hickey's Datomic embraces Cloud, intelligent Applications and Consistency by Michael Hunger Posted on Apr 03, 2012
Research on LISP
What Puzzles You Most About Functional Programming?
With so much diversity, it’s hard to define the exact scope of what exactly functional programming is. Is it a question of how to design your program, that is, using functions as the primary abstraction? Or is it about programming with mathematical functions, meaning pure functions that do not have side effects? And what are those monads again?
Why Are You Not Using Functional Languages?
Functional programming promises many benefits - but its adoption in the industry and the enterprise has been slow. What are the big obstacles to the adoption of functional programming?
Top 20 Web Frameworks for the JVM
Since the early days of Java, there have been many frameworks and libraries that have tried to improve web developers productivity and this trend has continued with JVM languages like Groovy, Scala, JRuby, Clojure, etc. Using the new community research tool, we at InfoQ want to get YOUR opinions on the relative importance and maturity of a variety of web frameworks that are targeted for the JVM.