A round up of what’s happening in the wonderful world of the Elm programming language.

Reading

Elm Child-Parent Communication

Folkert de Vries explains one preferred method of child-parent communication in Elm.

How does Json.Decode's andThen work?

Brian Hicks breaks down an (initially) opaque JSON decoding example to identify the constituent parts.

Elm Weekly Drip #12

A compendium of links in this free episode of Daily Drip from Josh Adams.

F# Implementation of The Elm Architecture

Anthony Lloyd ports the Elm Architecture to F#.

Watching & Listening

Immutable User Interfaces

A more general talk by Lee Byron examining trends in front-end application architecture at Render Conf. 

Code

Formatting

A type-safe string formatting library from Kris Jenkins.

GitHub User Repos

A GitHub user-repository browser from Chris Buttery (code).

The Prize

Kris Jenkins publishes a point and click adventure developed collaboratively at a Hack Day (code).

Meetups, Conferences & Events

Friday 24th June, Vienna, Austria Vienna ReactJS Meetup
Monday 27th June, Hangzhou, China Hangzhou Elm Meetup
Monday 27th June, Tel Aviv, IL You Gotta Love Frontend
Monday 27th June, Denver, USA Denver Elm Developers
Tuesday 28th June, Tampa, USA Ybor Tech
Tuesday 28th June, Boston, USA Wicked Good Ember Conference
Tuesday 28th June, Portland, USA Elm Portland (Maine)
Thursday 30th June, Sydney, Australia Sydney Elm Meetup

Curator’s Corner

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Enjoy,

Poots