Functors, Applicatives, and Monads in Plain English
This is a no-bullshit zone
April 18, 2016
Let's learn what Monads, Applicatives, and Functors are, only instead of relying on obscure functional vocabulary or category theory we'll just, you know, use plain english instead.
Functors are containers you can call
map on. That's it. Seriously.
A million words of category theory and Haskell . . .