Notes Part 2: “Functional Programming In Javascript” By Luis Atencio

Nov 4th, 2017 Thoughts.Random() Kerry 2 min read

Continued from Part 1. 3. Few data structures, many operations Control flow “On the other hand, declarative programs, specifically functional ones, raise the level of abstraction by using a minimally structured flow made up of independent black- box operations that connect in a simple topology.Method chaining” Separate control flow from computational logic, i.e. branches and iterations reduced or eliminated in favor of high-level abstractions Method…

Notes Part 1: “Functional Programming In Javascript” By Luis Atencio

Oct 26th, 2017 Thoughts.Random() Kerry 3 min read

I’ve started reading the book Functional Programming In Javascript by Luis Atencio and figured it’d be a good idea to take some notes. Might as well keep them here ^_^ 1.1 What is functional programming (FP)? “Abstract control flows and operations on data with functions to avoid side effects and reduce mutation of state” Fundamental concepts Declarative Easy to reason about Improves readability Pure functions Only…

Hello World!

Sep 20th, 2016 Thoughts.Random() Kerry 2 min read

I’m not a writer. I’m barely a programmer. What am I doing? I bought my own domain and slice of internet a while ago and until now it’s been a vacant lot. I keep getting charged for it. I guess I figured I’d try to build something. I doubt it’ll ever touch the sky but my focus here is on process and not the product. That’s why this blog is…