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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 2nd, 2021

On this episode of Lambda World News, we highlight some of the latest developments in the Functional Programming community.

Here’s what’s covered on this episode:


IntelliJ IDEA logo IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 | A new IntelliJ IDEA release is out. Read all about the update to this IDE for the JVM platform here: What’s New in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2

Akka logo Akka HTTP 10.2.5 | Version 10.2.5 of Akka HTTP, the streaming-first HTTP server and module of Akka, is out now. Learn more about it here: Akka HTTP 10.2.5 Released

Cats Effect logo Cats Effect 3.2.0 | Cats Effect, the pure asynchronous runtime for Scala, just reached version 3.2.0. Read about this new release here: v3.2.0

WebStorm logo WebStorm 2021.2 | A new version of the JavaScript IDE WebStorm was recently released. Read all the details about this release here: What’s new in WebStorm 2021.2

Jetpack Compose logo Jetpack Compose 1.0 | Android’s modern, native UI toolkit Jetpack Compose is fully stable. Read all about the 1.0 release here: Jetpack Compose is now 1.0


A Day in Code: Python coverA Day in Code- Python: Learn to Code in Python through an Illustrated Story (for Kids and Beginners) by Shari Eskenas

Testing Elixir coverTesting Elixir: Effective and Robust Testing for Elixir and its Ecosystem by Andrea Leopardi and Jeffrey Matthias


Haskell Love logo Haskell Love
September 10th, 2021

Scale By The Bay logo Scale By The Bay
October 28th-29th, 2021

ScalaCon logo ScalaCon
November 2nd-5th, 2021


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