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#63: Getting Started with Tasks

If you've been wondering how tasks work in Elixir, then this is the episode to watch. We'll look at a few different examples of how to use tasks: Task.start, Task.async, and Task.await. We'll end the episode by seeing how Task pairs with a supervisor, by creating a Task that starts as part of a supervision tree. Join to Subscribe

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#76: Validating API Parameters Part 1

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