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Functional Programming Updates | February 1st, 2021

Functional Programming Updates | February 1st, 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:


Kotlin logo Kotlin 1.4.30-RC | Kotlin version 1.4.30-RC adds fixes and introduces new features. Read more version details here: Kotlin 1.4.30-RC

Kotlin logo Kotlin YouTube channel | JetBrains recently announced the launch of a new Kotlin YouTube channel. Check it out here: Kotlin YouTube channel

ex_check logo ex_check 0.14.0 | There’s a new version of ex_check—a single Mix task that runs all analysis and testing tools in Elixir projects. Read more about it here: ex_check 0.14.0

LAMBDA logo LAMBDA | Microsoft’s LAMBDA makes the Excel programming language Turing-complete. Read about LAMBDA here: Microsoft Excel LAMBDA

EduTools Plugin logo EduTools Plugin 2021.1 | A new version of the EduTools plugin for JetBrains IDEs based on the IntelliJ Platform is now available. Read about this release here: EduTools Plugin 2021.1


Essential Effects coverEssential Effects by Adam Rosien

Programming in Scala coverProgramming in Scala, Fifth Edition co-written by Martin Odersky


Kotlin London logo Kotlin London meetup
February 3rd, 2021
Kotlin London

DDD 2021 logo Domain Driven Design Europe 2021
February 4th-5th, 2021

Scala Love logo Scala Love
February 13th, 2021

Lambda Days logo Lambda Days 2021
February 16th-19th, 2021


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