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November 23rd, 2023, ISSUE 507


Scala Left Fold Parallelisation - Three Approaches

Compare approaching the subject with Cats, Parallel collections library, or standard library.
Philip Schwarz (@philip_schwarz)

Functions-remote is a code generator for calling functions "remotely", using different serialization methods (like json or avro), and different remote transports (like http). Remotely means we may use http as a transport (i.e. via http4s), kafka where calling is publishing and subscribing is invoking the actual implementation of the function, or just use an isolated classloader as transport so that we can execute the function locally or maybe just spawn a new jvm to call the function.
Kostas Kougios
Advent of Code 2023

Advent of Code, organised by Eric Wastl is a yearly event consisting of a series of small programming puzzles. The puzzles are released daily from December 1st to December 25th. The goal is to improve your understanding of your programming language of choice by solving as many puzzles as possible.
Scala Center (@scala_lang)


Helix and Scala

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(Incubating) Your shiny new IO & Actor programming model!
Yan Kun
Kojo 2.9.27

Kojo is an open source learning environment. Users play with Scala programs, reate drawings, generative-art, animations, music, games, simulations, apps, and Arduino based intelligent circuits. They also learn essential skills.
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