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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 23rd, 2021

Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 23rd, 2021

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


Scala logo Scalafmt 3.0.0 | Version 3.0.0 of the Scalafmt code formatter for Scala adds Scala 3 support and much more. Read all about this version here: Scalafmt 3.0.0

GHC logo GHC 8.10.6 | The Glasgow Haskell Compiler has reached version 8.10.6, which adds many bug fixes. Read about it here: GHC 8.10.6 is now available

Haskell logo Spectacle | A domain-specific language for writing and checking formal specifications in Haskell called Spectacle was recently announced. Read more about it here: Announcing Spectacle

Gradle logo Gradle 7.2 | Gradle 7.2 adds usability improvements like toolchain support for Scala projects. Read more about the latest version of this open-source build automation tool here: Gradle Release Notes

Akka logo Akka 2.6.16 | A new patch release of Akka 2.6 is out, featuring several improvements and additions. Read more about the latest version of this toolkit for building highly concurrent, distributed, and resilient message-driven applications for Java and Scala here: Akka 2.6.16 Released


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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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