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Scala vs Idris: Dependent Types, Now and in the Future
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| by Miles Sabin;Edwin Brady on Dec 04, 2013 |

Miles Sabin and Edwin Brady exemplify what can be done with a language with dependent types, what are the limitations and what could be done in the future when dependent types reach maturity.

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Miles Sabin does stuff with Scala for Precog. He does his utmost to break Scala's type checker with his project Shapeless and is a regular speaker at Scala and functional programming events. Edwin Brady is a Lecturer in CS at the University of St Andrews in Scotland, UK. His research interests there include programming language design, in particular type systems and domain specific languages.

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