168: An Escape Rope of Learning

Episode 168 · August 31st, 2018 · 42 mins 19 secs

About this Episode

Chris is joined by Rachel Mathew to discuss Rachel's recent experiences with
Scala on a handful of client and side projects. They discuss the benefits of
working within a type system, learning to work with a compiler, and the process
of getting to know a new language and paradigm.

Along they way they dip into the complexity of twitter as a platform for
discussion and making improvements to development workflows.