Scott Fritchie Presents "The Actor Model in theory and in practice"

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The Actor Model of computation is comprised of Processes that communicate only by message passing makes building concurrent applications easy.

The inventor of the Actor Model, Dr. Carl Hewitt, says that Erlang does not implement the Actor Model.

Erlang co-creators Joe Armstrong and Robert Virding agree with Hewitt.
Let's explore Actor Model wrongs & rights with BEAM languages compared to Pony.