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This post discusses the Event Driven Programming Paradigm.
Event-driven programming is a programming paradigm in which the flow of the program is determined by events.
Below, is the code for ReaderBot: A EDP based chatbot that interacts with you and opens articles that you’d like to read based on your responses.
Feel free to check the GH repository. Below, is the explanation of the key functions.
For Example, consider a callback for Self Driving Cars.
This is a callback that the Bot is expected to execute when provided an input of “SDCs”
self.register_callback("Self Driving Cars",
We have to populate a local dictionary for accepted messages for the pre-defined responses, such as the SDC callback shown above.
def register_callback(self, message, callback):
Registers a callback to a message.
if message not in self.accepted_messages:
self.accepted_messages[message] = 
Here, We’re creating a local dictionary of accepted messages for standard responses.
This would open in a new tab, a post on Self Driving Cars.
Next up, is extending EDP to the Flying Car World and programming Flight Plan for an Autonomous Drone.
Checkout the Video for My First Project of the Flying Car Nanodegree, completely based on EDP here:
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