Futures, promises and dataflow programming

Wed, November 28, 2007, 04:25 PM under ParallelComputing | Links
I am a bit slow so I had to read this page twice on wikipedia, but it was worth it in the end, I think. See if you get it all in one pass: Futures and Promises. Because my imperative head wasn't completely blown away I also spent time trying to grok dataflow programming. Opens your mind doesn't it?