Danielle took up functional programming in Scala a few years back as a mental challenge and much enjoyed it since, with gratitude to the great people she met on the way. Alongside Scala being the day job, she has an amateurish inclination to look at unusual domains with FP in the misguided conviction that there has to be a 'clever' solution for every problem.
I'm speaking at...
Scala eXchange London 2018
Two days in London
Join us at Scala eXchange London 2018, Europe's largest gathering of Scala engineers, to discover where Scala is headed in 2019 and to meet, learn and share skills with 1,000+ other passionate Scala developers.types scala-cats cats tagless-final tagless spark-streaming kafka apache-spark apache-kafka scalaz scalacheck dotty spark akka scalac scala-web data scala-test devops microservices functional-programming reactive scala
Talks I've Given
'Inappropriate' applications for Scala
Featuring Danielle Ashley
What happens when you try to apply Scala to projects that seem bad candidates for a functional approach–due to their computational intensity or the nature of their domain? Two attempts at such 'inappropriate' applications will serve as examples: an MP3 decoder and a Game Boy emulator,...scala inappropriate functional game-boy mp3-decoder types