Andrey (azangru) wrote,

Hm, Jafar Husain moved from Netflix to Facebook:

There were three developers at Netflix visible in the reactive programming community: him (I think he brought the technique of reactive programming from Microsoft to Netflix), Ben Lesh (now the main contributor to the RxJS library), and Jay Phelps (who built the redux-observable middleware). Ben left for Google. Jay also left (not sure where, eventually), and now Jafar left as well.

I wonder if there’s something wrong with Netflix, or whether Facebook and Google are just naturally more attractive places.

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