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June 2016

Articles
June 20, 2016

Boolean Reductions

Most experienced APLers could list a number of boolean scans, some more than others, that they can include in algorithms, confident that they will fulfill a particular task. Some of…
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Articles
June 14, 2016

APL – A Tool of Thought

I am often asked “what is APL good for”? I reply that APL is good for almost anything but that it is also very good at prototyping. With it you…
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Articles
June 10, 2016

How Big is 2^64?

One grain of rice is placed on the first square of an 8 by 8 chessboard, two grains on the next square, four grains on the next, and so on,…
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Events
June 6, 2016

A Report on BAA 2016

Last week the Tavern Room at the RSA in London played host to a free one-day seminar put on by the British APL Association. A gathering of nearly 30 APL…
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Articles
June 1, 2016

Impending kOS

It began badly. We were walking along the South Downs Way in early summer, the sun glittering on the English Channel on our right, the Weald of Sussex stretching away…
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Webcasts
June 1, 2016

About PresentAPL

The presentation is held in PresentAPL, a Dyalog class that produces a single HTML5 file from a Markdown file. The resulting stand-alone file comes with embedded CSS and JavaScript which…
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