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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 16th, 2021

Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 16th, 2021

Here’s a quick look from Lambda World News at some of the recent items making news in the Functional Programming community.


Kotlin logo Kotlin 1.5.30-RC | Kotlin’s 1.5.30 release candidate features Java Toolchains in Gradle, JS IR Backend in Beta, improvements to the standard library, and more. Read all about it here: Kotlin 1.5.30-RC

Gradle logo Gradle 7.2-rc-3 | Gradle 7.2-rc-3 was recently announced, adding usability improvements and other changes to this open-source build automation tool. Read more about it here: Gradle Release Notes

http4k logo http4k | The latest release of http4k contains a fix for http4k-graphql. Check out the changelog here: http4k changelog

AppCode logo AppCode 2021.2 | AppCode 2021.2 adds Swift 5.4 support, Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile plugin, and more. Read more about the latest version of this smart IDE for iOS/macOS development here: What’s New in AppCode 2021.2


Get Programming with Scala coverGet Programming with Scala by Daniela Sfregola

Hands-on Rust coverHands-on Rust by Herbert Wolverson


Haskell Love logo Haskell Love
September 10th, 2021

RustConf logo RustConf
September 14th, 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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