Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 23rd, 2021
- by Jason McClellan
- August 23, 2021
- haskell• scala• akka• lambda world• functional programming
- 2 minutes to read.
Here’s a quick look from Lambda World News at some of the recent items making news in the Functional Programming community.
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 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
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 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 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
September 10th, 2021
September 14th, 2021
Scale By The Bay
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November 2nd-5th, 2021
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