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Dec 04
2014

Understanding the Y combinator (in JavaScript)

Recursion and anonymous functions are widely used in modern programming languages. But how does one write an function with no name that calls itself? The Y combinator is the answer to that question. About a year and a half ago, … Continue reading

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Mar 07
2013

A parser generator for JavaScript

I’ve been getting more and more interested in programming languages ever since I did a prototype of that programmable robot game a couple of weeks ago. My goal at the time was to solidify what I had learned of Backbone.js … Continue reading

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