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Parallel merge sort in Erlang. Thoughts on an Erlang-y way of implementing a combined activity stream (e.g. Facebook and Twitter). Activity streams are a Really Hard Problem—as far as I know there’s no best practise for implementing them yet. # 15th March 2009, 1:36 pm

In Response to “What Sucks About Erlang”. Yariv Sadan responds to Damien’s criticism. # 11th March 2008, 5:46 am

What Sucks About Erlang. Damien Katz shares his greatest frustrations from working with Erlang on CouchDB. # 11th March 2008, 5:45 am

JSON and JSON-RPC for Erlang. Nice example of using lists:reverse and an accumulator to efficiently build a string in reverse order. # 25th March 2007, 4:29 pm

Programming Erlang. A book on Erlang from the creator of the language himself, out in July but available to buy now as a beta PDF. # 3rd March 2007, 8:49 am