Links for 2015-09-07

by Michael Ruggiero

SICP Distilled Now Public

I think SICP accepts the importance of concurrency but we just didn’t have as good techniques to handle it then.

A Journey into Reactive Streams

Ultimately, the primary value of back pressure is to ensure resilience across all compliant libraries.

College Calculus

Providing access to college for more kids from deprived backgrounds helps nurture talents that might otherwise go to waste, and it’s the right thing to do.