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CPS is great! CPS is terrible!

Every functional programmer worth their salt seems to end up with at least a few stories to tell about programming in CPS, also known as continuation passing style. Here’s my latest one. As a user of it, you can’t tell
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Faster, better, cleaner: new aeson and attoparsec releases

I’ve spent some time over the past few weeks improving the performance of the attoparsec parsing library, and of the aeson JSON library. Since they’ve now reached a new plateau of performance and stability, I thought this would be a
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A small matter of illegal characters

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GHC 7 I/O manager status update

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text 0.10.0.0 is here

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How to migrate from darcs to Mercurial or git

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A brief tale of faster equality

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Unicode text performance improvements

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A tiny example of clean Unicode handling in Haskell

Ersin Er wrote a brief blog post about handling the Turkish language in Haskell. Because Turkish uses a character set that mostly looks familiar to Westerners, it is notorious for its ability to trip up the unwary programmer (see examples
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Haskell-related job opening at Stanford University

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