2017-03-16

Coming up: a redesign of 2ality

I’ll soon migrate 2ality to a different hosting solution. This blog post tells you what you need to know.

2017-03-15

Exercise: text as Unicode clock faces

In this blog post, we explore how arbitrary ASCII text can be encoded as Unicode clock faces:

    > clocksToPlain('๐Ÿ•”๐Ÿ•˜๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ••๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ•œ๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ•œ๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ•Ÿ๐Ÿ•’๐Ÿ•‘')
    'Hello!'

I’m explaining ideas by Maggie Pint and @FakeUnicode.

2017-03-13

Communicating Sequential Processes: an alternative to async generators

In this blog post I present Communicating Sequential Processes (CSP) and how they can be used as an alternative to async generators. In the process, we will also take a look at the ECMAScript proposal that async generators are a part of: “asynchronous iteration