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January 27th, 2022, ISSUE 415

READING

Hands-on Kafka Streams in Scala

In the following blog post, I will show you how you can combine data from multiple topics using Kafka Streams as well as produce and consume data with Kafka. I will also show you how to set up schemas for your data using Avro.
Jakub Cichy
Having fun with Ordering in Scala

Challenge: sort a list of objects by name, but some names have priority. If these names appear, they should be ordered by the position they have in the priority list.
Erik van Oosten (@erik_van_oosten)

VIDEOS

Sick Fira Code Progress Bars for Absolute Beginners! - Part 1

I made a fun little project for absolute beginners. Enjoy!
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)

EVENTS

Bootcamp [Scala], March - July, free online training

Learn Functional Programming and Scala in just 3,5 months. You can apply until February 18th, 2022.
Evolution Engineering
TypeVille, April 20th - 22nd Krynica-Zdrój, Poland

The new brand name for Scalar comes in April 2022!
SoftwareMill (@typevilleconf)
Lambda Days, July 28th-29th, Kraków, Poland

a vibrant event focused on FP and its growing community. Find out what is possible with functional programming - explore the latest in battle-tested Scala, Erlang and Haskell, experience the energy F# and Elixir bring to the table, connect with the innovators working with Elm, Luna and Ocaml, see what comes up next!
LambdaDays (@LambdaDays)

RELEASES

scala-js-browser-extension-example

Example web browser extension written in Scala.
Eric Peters (@ericpeters)
Scala Native 0.4.3

We’re happy to announce the release of Scala Native v0.4.3, which brings support for Scala 3! This release does also contain performance-critical bug fixes to performing operations on Strings, leading to significant improvement of regexes throughput. Furthermore it comes with improvements to the sbt plugin in the area of incremental compilation and implementation of some missing methods from Java standard library.
Scala Native contributors (@scala_native)
ENSIME - The Next Generation

In 2022, ENSIME was relaunched as an invite-only project for hobbyists who write tooling to make their lives a little bit more joyful.
ENSIME contributors





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