Back to the Future: How 80s Arcade Games Taught me Clojure
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Languages • October 2019
Back to the Future: How 80s Arcade Games Taught me Clojure
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Back to the Future: How 80s Arcade Games Taught me Clojure
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Who said games aren’t educational?
Learning a new language on your own is never easy, and you often find yourself stuck and frustrated.
In this session I will talk about how through developing a simple 2D game I was able to wrap my imperative mind around a functional programming language and learn Clojure.
Let me show you how your favorite arcade game can be an excellent tool to master a new programming language

Language
English
Level
Intermediate
Length
35 minutes
Type
conference
About the speaker
About the speaker
Mey Beisaron
Backend DeveloperAppsflyer
Mey is a public speaker, a backend developer and a Software Engineer. When she is not spending her weekends at hackathons, she experiments with algorithms or learns languages such as russian, french & Clojure. Mey is also a sworn star wars fan. May the force be with you.
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Language
English
Level
Intermediate
Length
35 minutes
Type
conference