A weekly newsletter and podcast diving into Clojure programs and libraries by Daniel Compton.

17: Editing Clojure code with Shaun Lebron

Monday, 4 February 2019

Download: MP3 - 00:42:24

Shaun Lebron talks about Parinfer, editor integration, understanding user editing intent, and meeting people where they are.

16: Monorepos and monologues with Alex Engelberg

Saturday, 19 January 2019

Download: MP3 - 00:37:00

Alex Engelberg discusses his recent talk at the Conj, lein-monolith, and other Amperity open source projects

15: Clojure at Apple with David Taylor

Saturday, 12 January 2019

Download: MP3 - 00:35:40

David Taylor talks about adopting Clojure at Apple, lessons about management, and balancing being an engineer and a leader.

14: ClojureScript, Lumo, and Lambdas with Antonio Monteiro

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:59:57

Antonio Monteiro talks about building Lumo, improving the ClojureScript beginner experience, typed GraphQL in OCaml, and creating a custom AWS Lambda runtime.

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13: High performance Clojure numerics with Chris Nuernberger

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:54:40

Chris Nuernberger talks about his work on tvm-clj, unsigned bytes on the JVM, efficient copying of data, neural networks, GPUs

Chris has a wide background across many different areas of computer science and software engineering. He first got into GPGPU programming around 2008 with a research group at CU trying to auto-optimize a simple linear algebra expression (y = Ax + b). He first got into LISP with cmucl after a bout of RSI (pain in hands and fingers) convinced him that mainstream languages at the time (C++, python, C#, Java, ML) didn’t offer enough leverage for the types of projects that he was involved in. He is currently a partner at company named Tech Ascent based in Boulder, Colorado.

12: Clojure documentation with Martin Klepsch

Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:36:09

Martin Klepsch talks about cljdoc, an automatic documentation website for all of the Clojure community's code.

11: Saskia Lindner on re-frame-10x, compassionate coding, and mindfulness

Monday, 26 November 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:37:17

We talk with Saskia Lindner about her experience working on re-frame-10x in Rails Girls Summer of Code, ClojureBridge, remote working, and compassionate coding.

10: Howard Lewis Ship on GraphQL and Lacinia

Monday, 12 November 2018

Download: MP3 - 01:16:00

Howard Lewis Ship talks about Walmart Labs and their open source Clojure projects.

9: Hannah Henderson on Continuous Integration at CircleCI

Friday, 2 November 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:35:27

Hannah Henderson talks about CI, Spec, remote work, and engineering at CircleCI.

8: Elana Hashman on Debian and Clojure

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Download: MP3 - 00:44:23

Elana Hashman discusses her work on packaging Leiningen, the state of Clojure on Debian, and I ask her all the questions I've ever had about packaging on Linux.