Rich Hickey discusses the motivation, design and use of the Clojure core.async library.
Rich Hickey, the author of Clojure and designer of Datomic, is a software developer with over 20 years of experience in various domains. Rich has worked on scheduling systems, broadcast automation, audio analysis and fingerprinting, database design, yield management, exit poll systems, and machine listening, in a variety of languages.
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Very interesting and informative
Would like to see other languages and developers adopt these ideas.
LISP syntax is something I am still trying to warm up to ... maybe one day ...