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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 30th, 2021

Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of August 30th, 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 | The latest version of Kotlin includes many experimental language and standard library features that are planned for release in Kotlin 1.6.0. Read more about this version here: Kotlin 1.5.30 Is Now Available!

GHC logo GHC 9.2.1-rc1 | The 9.2.1 release candidate of the The Glasgow Haskell Compiler was recently released, showing off a number of exciting features coming to GHC 9.2. Read more about this release here: GHC 9.2.1-rc1 is now available!

http4k logo http4k | The latest version of http4k upgrades some dependency versions, including Kotlin to 1.5.30. Read the changelog here: http4k changelog


Java to Kotlin coverJava to Kotlin: A Refactoring Guidebook by Duncan McGregor and Nat Pryce


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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