ILoggable

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Tag Archives: javascript

Promise: Lambdas

Lambdas in Promise, like other languages, are anonymous functions and first-class values. They act as closures over the scope they are defined in and can capture the free variables in their current lexical scope. Promise uses lambdas for all function … Continue reading

July 11, 2010 .net, geek, Promise , , , , ,

Silverlight, Moonlight and a true VM for your browser

Considering my previous rant about RIA platforms, I’m a bit slow out the gate with my Silverlight comments. But there was a lot to digest before making half-baked comments. While I was at MEDC, Mix07 was going on next door. … Continue reading

May 17, 2007 .net, mono , , , , ,

Rich Internet App Development

If you’ve had the misfortune of mentioning AJAX in my presence, then you’ve heard me rant about the crappy user experience we are all willing to accept in the name of net connectness. This really is a lamentation about the … Continue reading

March 15, 2007 .net, geek, javascript , , , , , , , ,