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State Machines Are Wonderful Tools tl;dr: State machine are fun to design and implement, they (1) have tidy interfaces, (2) require few resources, (3) hold no opinions about input and output (4) have a concise implementation (5) are easy to reason about. There are many practical examples (traffic lights, regex). Chris runs through an example.

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Go's Tooling Is An Undervalued Technology tl;dr: Go's decentralized module management is a "breath of fresh air" and its practice of vendoring as one of its most powerful features. 

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