I personally think that Golang is a great development technology and one of the better that I’ve used. However, there is no such thing as a perfect development technology. That said, there are things to be desired in Golang out of the box. For example, I always find myself wishing that I could use type assertions to decode map values into a defined Go data structure.
Using a nifty package, this actually becomes a possibility and without much extra effort. We’re going to see how to take a map and convert it into a custom structure.Read More