Functional Reactive Programming by Blackheath, Jones
2016 | ISBN: 1633430103 | English | 360 pages | PDF | 10 MB
Functional Reactive Programming teaches the concepts and applications of FRP. It offers a careful walk-through of core FRP operations and introduces the concepts and techniques youll need to use FRP in any language.
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About the Technology
Todays software is shifting to more asynchronous, event-based solutions. For decades, the Observer pattern has been the go-to event infrastructure, but it is known to be bug-prone. Functional reactive programming (FRP) replaces Observer, radically improving the quality of event-based code.
About the Book
Think differently about data and events
Eliminate Observer one listener at a time
Explore Sodium, RxJS, and Kefir.js FRP systems
About the Reader
About the Authors
Stephen Blackheath and Anthony Jones are experienced software developers and the creators of the Sodium FRP library for multiple languages. Foreword by Heinrich Apfelmus. Illustrated by Duncan Hill.
Table of Contents
Some everyday widget stuff
Writing a real application
FRP on the web
Battle of the paradigms
Programming in the real world
Helpers and patterns
Adding FRP to existing projects