Justin Anderson

Justin Anderson

Member since June 2017

Talks
  • Oct19
    I declare, therefore I am

    Before a computer runs a program, often a developer will attempt to run the program in their mind by reasoning about what should happen.

    This talk focuses on thinking plainly about the language features in JavaScript itself. It addresses the kind of guarantees the language's features do and don't have, and what those features help us understand what is happening in our programs.

  • Mar15
    A State of Pure Confusion

    From the simple function, to data modelling, to control flow; Functional Programming emphasises “certainty”.

    To embrace that certainty, we need a new bundle of confusing sounding words; immutability, purity, statelessness, polymorphism, algebraic data types...

    This presentation will grow our vocabulary to bust that jargon