Tag Archives: scala

Defensive object copies in java and how scala avoids it

In one word: immutability. But read on for the whole history =) In another, old post, I wrote about the usage a primitive long value instead of Date objects in attributes. This kind of thing is usually called defensive copy, … Continue reading

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akka microkernel with maven

And then I have to use the Akka Microkernel. Not that this is bad news. The bad news is that I have to do it with maven. The project I’m doing this for is already using maven, and has a … Continue reading

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TDC 2012 and Scala

From 4th to 8th July this year we will have the TDC conference in São Paulo. Although we are already very close to the event date, the call for papers is still open, so please submit something. Of special interested … Continue reading

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a small store application in scala, with play and akka

I’ve been promising some people that I would put a personal project I’m working on available on github. I wanted to have it done and usable before doing that, but since I always get delayed by something, I decided to … Continue reading

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Slides from my Akka presentation at Just Java 2012

I just uploaded the slides from the Akka presentation I did at Just Java 2012. You can find them here. The slides are in portuguese because the audience were brazilians, of course 😉 By the way, the conference was really … Continue reading

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Akka at Just Java 2012 in São Paulo

This weekend, 18th and 19th of May, will hold the Just Java 2012 conference down here in São Paulo, Brazil. If you are in the area, please drop by. This year, I’ll give a presentation about Akka 2.0 – mainly … Continue reading

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Scala 99 Problems on github

A long time ago I started playing with the scala 99 problems. The project is going very slow, but it is moving. So I decided to share the code in a more open and easier way: github. I have solutions … Continue reading

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