called, LINQ to Events, which is the
topic of this article.
The goal of Rx is to coordinate and
orchestrate event-based and asynchro-
nous computations such as low-latency
sensor streams, Twitter and social me-
dia status updates, SMS messages, GPS
coordinates, mouse moves and other
UI events, Web sockets, and high-laten-
cy calls to Web services using standard
object-oriented programming languag-
es such as Java, C#, or Visual Basic.