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May 9th, 2019, ISSUE 273

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Community and Communication

Unfortunately, sometimes a competition between ideas becomes a fight between people promoting them.
Martin Odersky (@Odersky)
Futures Made Easy with Scala

This article aims to explain the basics in a pragmatic way.
Martin Budi
Scala: Useful User Information + Why you should consider the Language

Still considering whether to choose Scala? This article should come in handy.
Alex Heres
Using 47 Degree's Fetch library with ZIO

The experience of porting code to use Cats Effect and ZIO with a library that uses an effect type as it’s API was quite straightforward, and I find this style promising for the future, particularly as effects get more features and hopefully more standardised.
Justin Heyes-Jones (@justinhj)
Scala Compilation Got 5x Faster With Triplequote Hydra

This is part of a series of blog posts on Scala compilation in the cloud.
Iulian Dragoș (@jaguarul)
Permutations as Functions

This is the first part of a series of posts detailing the theory behind Rubik’s cube solutions and tying it in to functional programming concepts.
Stewart Stewart
The Group Typeclass

In this post, we’ll define what a group is, explore its structure, and discuss some examples of groups.
Stewart Stewart
How I automated slick schema code generation?

Learn how to optimize an error-prone manual process.
Maciej Opała (@czaszo)
Three easy endpoints

A few detailed examples of how to use Tapir for different scenarios.
Adam Warski (@adamwarski)
Top Link of April: Did Functional Programming get it wrong?

Make sure you didn't miss this fascinating article!
reinman (@datacountry_ai)

PRESENTATIONS

Homegrown Scala Collections - Putting in the ScalaCheck hours

In this video we will practice writing property based tests with custom generators.
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)

EVENTS

Reactive Horizons, Orlando, Florida, May 31st

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BeeScala (@BeeScalaConf)

RELEASES

zio-sqs

ZIO-powered client for AWS SQS.
Pierre Ricadat (@ghostdogpr)
doddle-model

An in-memory machine learning library built on top of Breeze.
Nejc Ilenic (@nejcilenic)

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