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Monthly Archives: July 2008

Reminder – DC ALT.NET Meeting 7/24/2008 – LINQ Deep Dive

Just as a reminder from the previous post, the July meeting for DC ALT.NET will be on July 24, 2008 from 7PM-9PM.  Check out our site and our mailing list for more information as it becomes available.  This month, K. … Continue reading 

Posted in ALT.NET, C#, Language Oriented Programming, User Groups | 1 Comment

Recursing into List Processing

Lately I’ve been getting back to basics with regards to recursion.  This is a basic and essential skill, especially in the functional programming world.  Today’s dive will be into immutable lists and recursion.  I’ll do my best to provide the … Continue reading 

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Learning Erlang – Erlang Gaining Momentum

You may have noticed that I’ve been talking a bit about concurrency and Erlang recently.  I’ve started to notice that others are taking notice and giving Erlang another look.  I’ve been a fan of the language for a while, although … Continue reading 

Posted in F#, Functional Programming | 2 Comments

Aspects of Functional Programming in C# Presentation and Code

As noted before, I was scheduled to give a presentation on Aspects of Functional Programming in C# 3.0 yesterday at the Rockville .NET User Group (RockNUG).  Unfortunately, before the presentations were to commence, the power went out and the event … Continue reading 

Posted in C#, Functional Programming, User Groups | 2 Comments

DC ALT.NET – 7/24/2008 – LINQ Deep Dive with Scott Allen

The July meeting for DC ALT.NET will be on July 24, 2008 from 7PM-9PM.  Check out our site and our mailing list for more information as it becomes available.  This month, K. Scott Allen, of OdeToCode and a co-host of … Continue reading 

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Recursing into Linear, Tail and Binary Recursion

In my previous post, I talked about some of the basics of recursion and why you might want to use it to your advantage.  Today, let’s dive a little deeper into the different kinds of recursion, including linear, tail recursion … Continue reading 

Posted in C#, F#, Functional Programming | 5 Comments

RockNUG Meeting – 7/9/2008 – Functional C#

Next week I will be presenting a lightning talk at the next Rockville .NET Users Group (RockNUG) on Functional C#.  I’ve talked about this topic quite a bit recently on a couple of threads now: Functional C# Revisited – Into … Continue reading 

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Define Recursion – See Recursion

Lately, I’ve noticed a few blogs are doing the come back to basics post, such as Scott Hanselman’s.  I think that’s an effort that should be lauded, because many have a tendency to go off on pretty advanced topics, yet … Continue reading 

Posted in C#, F#, Functional Programming | 9 Comments