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Scala: The Good Parts



Jack Singleton discusses how to improve code readability and maintainability in Scala, and how to be productive with Options, Immutability, and the Collections library.


Jack Singleton is a software developer at ThoughtWorks, currently working with a startup out of San Francisco. He started working with Scala almost two years ago in Atlanta, and hasn’t stopped since. Recently, he’s also found himself hosting Clojure Dojos in SF.

About the conference

DEVNEXUS is the Southeast’s most exciting conference for professional software developers working with languages, tools, frameworks & methodologies connected to the Java platform. With attendance of over 1200 people, 10 tracks provide a fantastic learning experience for Core Java, Web, Cloud, Mobile, Data & Integration, HTML5, JavaScript, Alternative Languages, Agile & Architecture, UX/Git/DevOps.

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Jul 05, 2014