Posted in Uncategorized on January 21st, 2008 4 Comments »
I’m pleased to announce that the book site now has real content! We’ve published the first handful of draft chapters for public review.
Service updates, most recent first:
2008-01-21 18:00 PST: load problems resolved. Thanks for bearing with us!
2008-01-21 12:00 PST: the server is being hammered at the moment. If you’re having trouble accessing pages, or submitting [...]
Posted in Uncategorized on January 19th, 2008 6 Comments »
Simon needs no introduction as an academic and hacker nonpareil, but I want to write a brief note about his generosity and qualities as a mentor.
In the spring of 1994, I was an undergraduate at Trinity College Dublin, in Ireland, obsessed with functional programming. Having never had any prior conversations with any FP researchers, I [...]
Posted in Uncategorized on January 10th, 2008 6 Comments »
Some of you have been asking for an update recently. So here you go.
We’ve completed the first draft of 13 of the book’s chapters. Four of the chapters, plus several of the appendices, had already been sent to technical reviewers, and we’re nearly finished with the second drafts of those. The current [...]