Some Recent Talks (with slides and code)
I’ve given quite a few talks over the last couple of months and at each and every one I promised to post my content shortly afterwards here on my blog.
However, due to some extreme laziness early on coupled with a crazy schedule and some unfortunate (but thankfully temporary) health problems more recently, I’ve failed to live up to those promises. Sorry guys, here’s the slides and code I promised. Better late than never, right?
How you can get started with F# today
I gave this talk at the local .NET meeting the monday night of the MVP Summit. It’s a short (15 minutes) one-two punch of why you might care about F# and where you can find out more. Very well received.
Getting the MVVM Kicked Out of Your F#’n Monads
This presentation is from the most recent NYC Code Camp
. The title started out as a joke with Steve Bohlen
, mentioning on twitter that all the submitted talks had to do with MVVM. I wasn’t really going to do it, but when he said he’d automatically accept something with such a title, I decided to use it as a chance to explain computation expressions to a room full of people new to F#. It actually went really well considering, the post-talk reviews were fantastic.
Fun and Games in F#
My MVP2MVP talk from the MVP summit’s very first F# track. It’s a meta-talk about how to give a good F# talk, and how to build a stronger F# community.
Tags: Code Camp, Computation Expressions, F#, F# Community, MVP Summit 2011, MVP2MVP, Redmond .NET User Group