Team MAGIC, or “The Magicians” (as they are known within Alley) found themselves with a rare opportunity to link their in-person retreat with the American Alliance of Museums yearly conference in New Orleans. Team Magic has worked on many museum projects and a few members of the team were speaking at the conference last year. So, instead of choosing a random city somewhere in the continental United States of America, the Magicians set their sites on the birthplace of jazz.
On functional programming:
Functional style does not solve all the problems of highly complex UIs, but it can go a long way to reducing the headaches caused by two way data binding and mutable state.
Read more of Drew’s post here .