Exploring Haskell's type system - A Roman number type

26 Jul 2013 Once in a while I need a break from my day-to-day job in C# land. Don’t get me wrong, I like the language, but it doesn’t cover all of my intellectual needs. More specifically, if I Need some functional, imperfect chaos, which gets much done nonetheless, or in Scott Hanselman’s...

A knee-shot involving StructureMap, a closure and a leaking implementation detail

27 May 2013 The participants StructureMap A few human nitwits The scene An integration test Every once in a while objects that are instantiated together by your DI Container of choice don’t match up in terms of life expectancy. What you can do, instead of taking some dependency on a service, you take...

Words you should avoid if you're not a mathematician

25 Apr 2013 … perfect pure always never absolute infinite impossible This post is dedicated to Marketing, Politicians and everybody else.

Three degrees of Framework

04 Apr 2013 In case it would not be obvious, there is a ton of things out there that can be reused in the form of packages. Those packages would roughly fall into any of the following categories where a single framework can obviously fall into several categories at once. A framework that...

Complexity is subjective

25 Mar 2013 Note: This post was originally posted on the 19th August 2012 on the “more” blog that I kept for some time Complexity - one of those words. Wikipedia says that complexity tends to be used to characterize something with many parts in intricate arrangement by that measure alone, the whole...