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* Welcome Paul Chiusano and Rúnar Bjarnason

Henry Wong

Joined: Sep 28, 2004
Posts: 20525

This week, we're delighted to have Paul Chiusano and Rúnar Bjarnason here to launch the new MEAP (Manning early access program) book Functional Programming in Scala and answer questions about it.

This innovative program allows subscribers to fast-track their knowledge on a particular by reading a book chapter-by-chapter as it is released. Receive the final eBook as soon as it's finished.

The promotion starts Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 and will end on Friday, February 21st, 2014.

We'll be selecting four random posters in this forum to win a free MEAP subscription provided by the publisher, Manning Publications Co.

Please see the Book Promotion page to ensure your best chances at winning!

Posts in this welcome thread are not eligible for the drawing, and should be reserved for welcoming the author. Questions posted in this topic are subject to removal.

Chan Ag

Joined: Sep 06, 2012
Posts: 1089
Welcome authors.

I'm looking forward to an interesting round of questions and answers this week in the Scala forum.

Ivano Pagano
Ranch Hand

Joined: Dec 16, 2006
Posts: 54

Hello and thanks for being available.

Campbell Ritchie

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Posts: 46362
Welcome to the Ranch

So you write a chapter as soon as I have read the previous one? Is it possible to write that slowly?
chris webster

Joined: Mar 01, 2009
Posts: 2289

Welcome to the authors, and thanks for joining us!

No more Blub for me, thank you, Vicar.
Paul Chiusano

Joined: Feb 06, 2013
Posts: 9
Happy to be here. Please ask us any questions you'd like about the book and/or Scala, and we'll do our best to answer.
Runar Bjarnason

Joined: Feb 18, 2014
Posts: 13
Thanks for the warm welcome, great to be here.

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