Ripple, the new way to pay

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I have been very interested in internet payment systems for a long time, so naturally I kept a close eye on the development of Bitcoin, the crypto currency that is getting so many headlines lately. I love the idea of it, but there are some other aspects that I like a lot less. For example Bitcoin mining (the processing of Bitcoin transactions) is a computationally expensive task, which probably means the transaction fee will become too high to allow for micro transactions. And learning to think in bitcoins may be too much to ask from many users. But worst of all, Bitcoin transactions are slow. They take up to 20 minutes to clear.

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Stop writing anonymous functions

Today I want to talk to you about anonymous functions in Javascript and how we can write our code in such a way to get the most out of our development tools. But first:

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What are anonymous functions?
In javascript you can create a function in two ways, through a function declaration or through a function expression.

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