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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of July 19th, 2021

Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of July 19th, 2021

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


Metals logo Metals v0.10.5 | The recent release of Metals v0.10.5 adds Scala 3.0.1 support and lots of fixes to this Scala language server. Read about this version here: Metals v0.10.5 - Tungsten

Kotlin logo Kotlin 1.5.21 | Kotlin 1.5.21 was recently released, bringing bug fixes and minor improvements. Read about this version here: Kotlin 1.5.21

Haskell logo Witch | Witch is a new library making it easy to convert a Haskell value from one type to another. Read all about it here: Cast Haskell values with Witch

Monocle logo Monocle 3 | The Monocle optics library for Scala has reached version 3.0.0. This release adds a new focus macro and lots of other additions and improvements. Read more about the new version here: Monocle 3


Kotlin and Android Development featuring Jetpack coverKotlin and Android Development featuring Jetpack: Build Better, Safer Android Apps by Michael Fazio


Haskell Love logo Haskell Love
September 10th, 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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