YAPC::EU Day Two

2016-08-26 10:09:20 admin Perl Events 0 Comments

Day Two got off to a bit of a slow start due to a very, very good time at the party last night. The night was long and amazing, the Museum of Art was a wonderful location, outdoors with music and lots of playful lights. We did say that YAPCs are fun right? Well, they’re very fun!

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YAPC::EU Day Three

2016-08-28 10:49:17 admin Perl Events 0 Comments

The final day of YAPC is here, and the phrase save the best for last proved quite true starting with the first talk of the day, Larry Wall’s keynote. We were introduced to some Strange Consistency. The title o ...

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YAPC::EU 2016, post event interviews

2016-09-08 09:46:49 admin Perl Events 0 Comments

YAPC::EU 2016 is over and we have a lot of fond memories and good experiences from the conference. Azaleea, DrForr (Jeff) & Mihai attended the conference so we’ve chatted them up to tell us more. BIP: You’ve been living in Cluj Napoca for a while now, so you know the city pretty well. How did your fellow Perl Mongers take Cluj as a location? DrForr : One new friend moved here temporarily at the start of the month, and when ...

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Audrey Tang, Perl Programmer and so much more

2016-09-15 10:45:15 admin News 0 Comments

Audrey Tang was appointment by the Tsai Ing-wen administration as a minister without a portfolio last month. She will be involved in open government and digital economy and according to Cabinet Spokesman Tung Chen-yuan she will also supervise government open data initiatives and aid the implementation of its "Asian Silicon Valley". She will be the youngest minister in the cabinet, taking office on October 1st 2016 and the first transgender official in the Cabinet. But let& ...

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5 Programmer Principles to better yourself

2016-09-21 10:19:08 admin Perl Interests 0 Comments

Larry Wall said there are 3 great virtues of a programmer : laziness, Impatience and Hubris. Laziness : The quality that makes you go to great effort to reduce overall energy expenditure. It makes you write labor-saving programs that other people will find useful and document what you wrote so you don't have to answer so many questions about it.

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Perl 6 special cases

2016-09-28 11:26:01 admin Perl 6 0 Comments

The idea of special cases is not something new and it’s not strictly related to Perl 6. They’re not a problem, as some people have labeled them (especially people who don’t use perl 6), you can learn about them and get used to them with the right resource. Damian Convay at YAPC:NA talked a little bit of this, about how many language features defaulted to working on $_ and how many did not. Perl 6 can default to $_ , b ...

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