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The Unified Passport API

This proposal has been in my mind for quite a long time, but it hasn't been until today... after more than 24 hours of airports and planes, that I have had time to put this ideas together (specially after noticing how useful would have been during this abnormally long journey). It all comes from the [...]

Language Uniformity - Bug or Feature?

I recently read an interesting interview to Martin Odersky, Scala creator, at Computer World's A-Z of Programming Languages interview series. Beyond all the buzz this interview and a similar one to Clojure brought around this new trend of bringing Functional Programming to mainstream, there was one question that caught my attention and drove me to [...]