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This week in #Scala (19/09/2016)

Posted by Petr Zapletal on Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Welcome to a new edition of #ThisWeekInScala!

This blog aims to keep you up to date with the latest news from the world of Scala and Reactive programming.

It has been a week since last time, so lets catch-up on the latest Scala happenings...

New Content

    • On Free Monads, a great talk by Pere Villega
    • The missing diamond of Scala variance, a blog post by Stephen Compall
    • Akka starter kit, a summary by Tudor Zgureanu
    • Benchmarking Akka-Stream-Kafka, a benchmark by Krzysiek Ciesielski 
    • You can now try Akka.js online !
    • Also GraphQL has new pages !
    • Playing with Play. REST service, a blog post by Michał
    • Guys from Scala IDE are interesting if you'd like to see the Visual Studio Code integration. Check it out here and here
    • Infographics: Operation Costs in CPU Clock Cycles, an interesting post by Sergey Ignatchenko
    • Apache Kafka: Online Talk Series announced
    • Log Compaction | Highlights in the Apache Kafka and Stream Processing Community | September 2016, a summary by Gwen Shapira
    • On designing and deploying internet-scale services, a great post by Adrian Colyer
    • Internet Scale Services Checklist, a great checklist also by Adrian Colyer

Updated Software

  • Scala 2.12.0-RC1 is out! RC2 will follow, to fix regressions
  • ScalaFiddle is released! It's an online playground for exploring and sharing Scala code
  • Published Scala FastParse 0.4.0, with a brand-new binary & streaming-parsing APIs, by Vladimir Polushin over GSOC
  • Just released kind-projector 0.9.0 -- now with polymorphic lambda support
  • FS2 (formerly scalaz-stream) version 0.9 is out!
  • circe 0.5.2 is out !
  • sbt-elm 0.1.0 available

That’s all folks. You can get in touch with me directly via email or on Twitter(@petr_zapletal) with any Scala news or content. Tip: Tweet about your content using hashtag #Scala. 

In case you are looking for new challenges, pay attention, because Cake Solutions are hiring!

Also if you are interested in the latest Devops news you can check Laura's blog post: This week in #DevOps (13/09/2016)


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