Pere Villega's blog

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On Free Monads

The concept of Free Monad is becoming popular, or at least I've seen plenty of mentions about it in the Scala Functional Programming community as of late. Why is it relevant?

Monkey Island Battles and WebKit

Have you heard about AWS Lambda? Do you like Monkey Island? Are you into Insult Sword Fighting? Then, come along, this may interest you ;)

Scala Exchange 2015 Day Two

Scala Exchange 2015 is on! I will be updating this entry with summaries on the talks I attended. Typos a plenty, be warned, but I hope this proves useful to somebody while we wait for the videos to be made available. You can also read my summary of day one.

Scala Exchange 2015 Day One

Scala Exchange 2015 is on! I will be updating this entry with summaries on the talks I attended. Typos a plenty, be warned, but I hope this proves useful to somebody while we wait for the videos to be made available. You can also read my summary of day two.

Emacs and Scala in Mac OS X Yosemite

After hearing a lot about the benefits of using Emacs to code in Scala, I've decided to give it a go and also to document the steps to work with it, in case anyone else feels crazy enough to try this.