The REPL

The REPL

www.therepl.net
A podcast diving into the technical details behind Clojure programs


33: Peter Strömberg on Calva, a Clojure plugin for VS Code
Nov 22 • 37 min
Peter Strömberg talks about Calva, VS Code, Clojurists Together funding, and how you can contribute.
32: Clojure, Kafka, and OPERATR with Derek Troy-West
Nov 13 • 39 min
Derek Troy-West talks about scaling systems with Clojure, Kafka, and building systems with pure data
31: Joel Holdbrooks on Meander
Nov 7 • 66 min
Joel Holdbrooks talks about Meander, interpreters, operational semantics, and Clojurists Together funding.
30: Bobby Calderwood on Kafka and Fintech
Oct 21 • 41 min
Bobby Calderwood talks about banking and financial technology in the US, mainframes, Kafka, and their new platform.
29: Marc O’Morain on adding Windows support to CircleCI
Aug 26 • 48 min
Marc O’Morain talks about CircleCI’s new Windows support, their new JavaScript frontend, and fighting cryptominers.
28: Ambrose Bonnaire-Sergeant on Typed Clojure
Aug 12 • 53 min
Ambrose Bonnaire-Sergeant talks about Spec, typing, and doing three degrees in Typed Clojure
27: Eric Normand on teaching Clojure
Jul 24 • 42 min
Eric Normand talks about his new course on REPL driven development, and teaching Clojure
26: Nathan Marz on a new programming paradigm
Jul 10 • 35 min
Nathan Marz talks about his new company Red Planet Labs, Specter, and building a new programming paradigm
25: Dragan Djuric on Neanderthal
Jun 26 • 40 min
Dragan Djuric talks about his recent work writing Deep Learning in Clojure from Scratch. We also talked about writing technical books that use Clojure, rather than technical books about Clojure.
24: Crux, a new bitemporal database from JUXT
Jun 12 • 52 min
Jeremy Taylor and Malcolm Sparks from JUXT talk about Crux, their new open source database, why they made it, and which gaps it fills.
23: Elements of Clojure with Zach Tellman
Apr 18 • 95 min
Zach Tellman talks about writing Elements of Clojure, some of the work he’s done in Clojure over the last ten years, and what’s next.
22: Cursive IDE with Colin Fleming
Apr 2 • 41 min
Colin Fleming talks about building Cursive IDE on the IntelliJ platform
21: Looking at Clojure through the mindset of business with Jonathan Boston
Mar 26 • 27 min
Jonathan Boston discusses Clojure, business, the best and worst code he wrote last year, and the ClojureScript community.
20: Clojure MXNet with Carin Meier
Mar 19 • 38 min
Carin Meier talks about the Clojure MXNet package, MXNet, Scala interop with Java, and ML in society
19: Formatting Clojure code with Shaun Lebron
Mar 12 • 41 min
I talk with Shaun Lebron about my recent Clojure formatting proposal
18: Testing Clojure and ClojureScript with Arne Brasseur
Feb 19 • 53 min
Arne Brasseur talks about Kaocha, Heart of Clojure, Lambda Island, and Clojureverse
17: Editing Clojure code with Shaun Lebron
Feb 4 • 42 min
Shaun Lebron talks about Parinfer, editor integration, understanding user editing intent, and meeting people where they are.
16: Monorepos and monologues with Alex Engelberg
Jan 18 • 37 min
Alex Engelberg discusses his recent talk at the Conj, lein-monolith, and other Amperity open source projects
15: Clojure at Apple with David Taylor
Jan 11 • 35 min
David Taylor talks about adopting Clojure at Apple, lessons about management, and balancing being an engineer and a leader.
14: ClojureScript, Lumo, and Lambdas with Antonio Monteiro
Dec 4, 2018 • 59 min
Antonio Monteiro talks about building Lumo, improving the ClojureScript beginner experience, typed GraphQL in OCaml, and creating a custom AWS Lambda runtime.
13: High performance Clojure numerics with Chris Nuernberger
Dec 4, 2018 • 54 min
Chris Nuernberger talks about his work on tvm-clj, unsigned bytes on the JVM, efficient copying of data, neural networks, GPUs
12: Clojure documentation with Martin Klepsch
Nov 27, 2018 • 36 min
Martin Klepsch talks about cljdoc, an automatic documentation website for all of the Clojure community’s code.
11: Saskia Lindner on re-frame-10x, compassionate coding, and mindfulness
Nov 25, 2018 • 37 min
We talk with Saskia Lindner about her experience working on re-frame-10x in Rails Girls Summer of Code, ClojureBridge, remote working, and compassionate coding.
10: Howard Lewis Ship on GraphQL and Lacinia
Nov 12, 2018 • 76 min
Howard Lewis Ship talks about Walmart Labs and their open source Clojure projects.
9: Hannah Henderson on Continuous Integration at CircleCI
Nov 1, 2018 • 35 min
Hannah Henderson talks about CI, Spec, remote work, and engineering at CircleCI.
8: Elana Hashman on Debian and Clojure
Oct 24, 2018 • 44 min
Elana Hashman discusses her work on packaging Leiningen, the state of Clojure on Debian, and I ask her all the questions I’ve ever had about packaging on Linux.
7: Ben Brinckerhoff on Clojure Spec and Error Messages
Oct 17, 2018 • 55 min
Ben Brinckerhoff talks about Expound, his tool for formatting Clojure Spec error messages, a common language for Clojure errors, and the wider world of error messages.
6: Thomas Heller on Shadow CLJS
Oct 9, 2018 • 39 min
Thomas Heller talks about the Google Closure compiler, Shadow CLJS, and interop with JavaScript
5: Looking At The Web After Tomorrow with Nikita Prokopov
Oct 3, 2018 • 46 min
Nikita Prokopov talks about data synchronisation, the web after tomorrow, Datascript, Rum, software quality, and font ligatures
4: Bruce Hauman on interactive development, Figwheel, and Rebel Readline
Sep 25, 2018 • 57 min
Bruce Hauman discusses Figwheel, Figwheel Main, Rebel Readline, Tooling, and lots more.
3: Mike Fikes on ClojureScript type inference, Graal, and Clojurists Together
Sep 16, 2018 • 56 min
Mike Fikes talks about his recent work adding type inference to the ClojureScript compiler, the AOT cache, cljs.main, Clojurists Together, Graal.js, and Apropos.
2: Daniel Higginbotham on Specmonstah, Clojure Spec, and Ent walking trees
Sep 10, 2018 • 49 min
Daniel Higginbotham talks about building on top of Clojure spec, designing simple Clojure libraries, the µNolen unit of productivity, and writing useful documentation.
1: Michael Drogalis on Pyrostore’s Acquisition, the future of Onyx, and stream processing
Aug 29, 2018 • 30 min
Michael Drogalis discusses Pyroclasts’s recent acquisition by Confluent, high performance stream processing, working on large Clojure programs, and some of Onyx’s technical innovations.