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Julia Crash Course: Dictionaries

An excerpt from Julia as a Second Language by Erik Engheim

This article covers:

·   Storing values on keys in dictionaries.

·   Working with pair objects.

·   Using tuples to create dictionaries.

·   Comparing dictionaries and arrays.

Read it if you’re interested in the Julia language or in how it handles dictionaries.

Why Should You Program with Julia?

An excerpt from Julia as a Second Language by Erik Engheim

This article covers:

What type of problems Julia solves.
The limits of statically-typed languages.
Why the world needs a fast dynamically-typed language.
How Julia increases programmer productivity.

Read it if you’re interested in the Julia language and its strengths and weaknesses.

Fetching Data from the Database

From Data-Oriented Programming by Yehonathan Sharvit

This article explores how data-oriented programming deals with retrieving data from a database.

Anonymous Functions in Practice

From Get Programming with Scala by Daniela Sfregola After reading this article, you will be able to: § Implement anonymous functions § Code using the concise notation for anonymous functions   Take 37% off Get Programming with Scala by entering… Continue Reading →

Using Option in Scala, Part 3: for-comprehension

From Get Programming with Scala by Daniela Sfregola

The final part of the article series digs into using “for-comprehension” to chain optional values together.

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