237 RR Rails + JavaScript + Functional Programming with Brad Urani

Episode 243 · December 9th, 2015 · 57 mins 2 secs

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02:32 - Brad Urani Introduction

04:01 - Immutable/Persistent Data Structures; Advantages

07:30 - Tools for Debugging

08:23 - Why do Rubyists care about things like Elm?

09:39 - Persistent Data Structure Use Cases; Functional Programming

12:07 - Testability

13:51 - Where does “functional play a role in a typical CRUD app?

Active Record,

22:49 - Coworker Receptiveness of Ruby + JavaScript Style of Programming

  • Codebase Inconsistency?
  • “Merit”

26:41 - Service-oriented Architecture (SOA) vs Monolithic Applications

30:21 - Monoliths as a Necessary Stage in the Development of a Mature Application

33:23 - The Repository Pattern; Terminology & Naming

37:40 - Structured Query Language (SQL)


Dan Carlin's Hardcore History (Coraline)
Stuff You Missed in History Class (Coraline)
Buffer (Avdi)
New Belgium Brewing Accumulation White IPA (Avdi)
Saramonic SmartMixer Professional Recording Stereo Microphone Rig (Chuck)
LaunchCode (Brad)
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe by George Dyson (Coraline)
VAT19 (Brad)