One of Erlang's developers will be presenting at the next Erlang meetup on his experiences working on the design and implementation of Erlang. It should be an interesting meeting for those of you interested in language design and implementation.
"Functional Programming for Java Developers",
"Programming Scala", and
"Programming Hive" (forthcoming) - O'Reilly
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