murphee writes: Flight delayed again? Shoulda asked FlightCaster, a new site using statistical analysis to predict the delay of your flight in realtime. What's even better: the services is fully buzzword compliant: it's built with Clojure, distributed with Hadoop, served with Rails and hosted on Heroku. This interview with one of the FlightCaster developers gives the gory details on architecture, Clojure tips, and your boss a reason to let you have all the multimethods and macros you can eat. Seems like now even O'Reilly's publishing a LISP book the Age of Parenthesus has come...
If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could
work for with a great deal of enjoyment.
-- Douglas Jerrold