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Reactive Extensions with Jason Bock

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It’s typical in software development to pull data from different sources. However, in the modern world of asynchronicity, data is being retrieved in real-time streams, akin to how developers handle events. Reactive Extensions is a library that makes it easier to code in a reactive, asynchronous, composable style. In this session, you’ll get a gentle introduction into this library and how its API works.

About the speaker:
Jason Bock is a Practice Lead for Magenic ( ( and a Microsoft MVP (C#). He has worked on a number of business applications using a diverse set of substrates and languages such as C#, .NET, and JavaScript. He is the author or co-author of a number of technical books, including "Metaprogramming in .NET", "Applied .NET Attributes", and "CIL Programming: Under the Hood of .NET", and he has written articles on software development issues and has presented at conferences and user groups. He is a leader of the Twin Cities Code Camp ( ( Jason holds a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University. Visit his web site at (