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Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of March 29th, 2021

Lambda World News | Functional Programming Headlines for the week of March 29th, 2021

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


Elixir logo Elixir 1.11.4 | A new version of Elixir introduces fixes adding better support of Erlang/OTP 24+. Read about the changes here: Elixir 1.11.4

Scala logo Scala3-migrate 0.3.1 | A tool that makes it easy to migrate to Scala 3 released its first version. Read about the Scala3-migrate tool here: Scala3-migrate 0.3.1

EduTools logo EduTools Plugin 2021.3 | An update to JetBrains’ EduTools plugin adds new features and fixes. Read about version 2021.3 here: EduTools Plugin 2021.3

Cats Effects logo Cats Effect 3.0.0-RC3 | Cats Effects 3.0.0-RC3 was just released. This is the final release candidate of this pure asynchronous runtime for Scala prior to version 3.0.0. Check out the release notes here: Cats Effect 3.0.0-RC3


Get Programming With Scala coverGet Programming With Scala by Daniela Sfregola


muCon logo µCon
April 13th-14th, 2021

Scala 3 Release Party logo Scala 3 Release Party
April 23rd, 2021

ScalaCon logo ScalaCon
May 18th-21st, 2021


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