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java8 and scala on Ubuntu

By default: Istalled for my Ubuntu OpenJDK 7. webupd8.org blog post help me install Java 8 from Oracle: Test what version is installed: Installation of latest scala (2.11.7) I’ve done based on Larysa Visengeriyeva instructions on github: SBT was installed … Continue reading

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scala(z) – how to (not?) learn

Learning Scala is a crazy task, if you want to grasp its syntax and everything else at the same time. Everything else for me is: it’s frameworks: Akka patterns (cathegory theory, cake pattern, Haskell type system tricks …), best practices … Continue reading

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angular.js tutorial – npm install problems

Running command: on Windows 8.1 64bit was a bit painfull. What finally worked was: install python 2.7 (3.x did not work) install Visual Studio 2015 and make sure C++ Compiler is installed The last part I learned the hard way. … Continue reading

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Hey bro before you buy a book

My colleague from work was talking about books he intended to buy. So I have said. But bro internet is full of free, surprisingly good and fun places to get some info about what is happening in software development. tutorials … Continue reading

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Git fun and usefull tutorials

UPDATE: Sufyan bin Uzayr on speckybooy summarized free Git resources far better than me in below post. Here are 2 fun, interactive tutorials for Git GIT basics from CodeSchool (require registration) intermediate/advanced material about branching based on examples and real … Continue reading

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SBT + ScalaTest from WoW addict perspective

Reading SBT Tutorial is a bit painful if your Scala-fu is not very strong. You may feel a bit like a leveling player travelling trough SV in WoW: But SBT is easy. Check out following short info and judge by … Continue reading

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Scheme macro examples

I got stuck with macro explanation in Teach yoursef Scheme in fixnum days. Idea was pretty simple but implementation …. well I felt a bit lost like a gnome trying to get to AH in SW: Then I dig out the … Continue reading

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