Jay Fields Thoughts

How To Get Invited To speakerconf


over 6 years ago by jaycfields on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Every year it seems that someone is disappointed (or even insulted) that they didn't receive an invite to speakerconf. If you haven't gotten an invite at...

Lessons Learned while Introducing a New Programming Language


over 6 years ago by jaycfields on Jay Fields Thoughts.
I've used a lot of languages (professionally) over the years: (off the top of my head) Cold Fusion, HTML, Javascript, php, SQL, CSS, ASP(classic & .net...

Clojure & Java Interop


over 6 years ago by jaycfields on Jay Fields Thoughts.
About a year ago I got a phone call asking if I wanted to join another team at DRW. The team supports a (primarily) Java application, but the performance...

Clojure: expectations - scenarios


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
When I set out to write expectations I wanted to create a simple unit testing framework. I'm happy with what expectations provides for unit testing; however...

Clojure: expectations unit testing wrap-up


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part OneClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part TwoClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part ThreeClojure Unit...

Clojure: expectations - removing duplication with given


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part OneClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part TwoClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part ThreeClojure Unit...

Clojure: expectations and Double/NaN


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part OneClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part TwoClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part ThreeClojure Unit...

Clojure: expectations with values in vectors, sets, and maps


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part OneClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part TwoClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part Three (this entry...

Clojure: Non-equality expectations


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part OneClojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part Two (this entry)Clojure Unit Testing with Expectations Part ThreeClojure...

Recent Thoughts On Hiring and Being Hired


almost 7 years ago by noreply@blogger.com (jaycfields) on Jay Fields Thoughts.
The job market is insane right now. It got to the point that I was receiving job-related email so often that I changed my LinkedIn profile to say I lived...