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Ben Halpern Author

Lean Startup is definitely critical reading for this kind of thing. Good luck with the launch. What made you choose Scala for the server?

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Erika Wiedemann

I'm interested in learning some functional programming, and felt this was a better option for a microservice than haskell. That's also on my to-learn list.

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m3talsmith

Clojure is an interesting and productive lisp. You might find the principles there intriguing as well.

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Erika Wiedemann

Aah, that's great to know! I'll look into that some more - I've had coworkers apply some Clojure styles & ideas to our codebase with great results.

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