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Douglas P F.


Seattle, WA

Member since:

June 26, 2012


What do you love about Node.js?

Fast webserver. Includes Google V8 with C++ internals and on the fly compilation. Asynchronous. Bidirectional client server connection. Interested in multi-core concurrency. Want to explore Continuation Passing Style, Continuations, Monads, and Continuation Monad.

What is your level of experience with Node.js?

Beginner but now focused on JavaScript as significant language to learn. Programming backgrounds in x86 Assembly, C, C++, Java, Prolog, and Lisp. Math backgrounds in General Topology and Category Theory. Have Windows, OS X, and Linux boxes including small Hadoop cluster.


Just call me Doug. New website at Longtime C++ developer. Math background. Can code like a demon -- JavaScript looks OK. Lots of experience with really, really ugly code.

What Douglas P F. is saying about this Meetup Group

looks promising

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