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December 22nd, 2023, ISSUE 511

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Designing a (yet another) retry API

In this article, I’d like to walk you through the design process of Ox retries – the goals, the choices and the possible future work.
Jacek Kunicki (@rucek)
The compilation cost of implicits

I've accidentally built a compilation benchmark harness for Scala 2 and 3 which can measure the cost (in compilation time) for having a codebase full of implicits which need to be resolved. Read on to see the results!
Øyvind Raddum Berg (@olvindberg)
sbt 2.x remote cache

As my december adventure 2023 project I decided to tackle the sbt 2.x remote cache feature in my free time. The proposal is on GitHub. This post explores the details of the change.
Eugene Yokota (@eed3si9n)
Scala Survey Results 2023

The current state of the ecosystem and trends.
VirtusLab (@VirtusLab)
Get started with Scala

This section describes the Scala plugin in IntelliJ IDEA. You will find here information that should help you with your Scala development: an overview of the most important features, solutions to common issues, and tips to improve productivity.
The X-Ray Mode

IntelliJ IDEA allows for displaying useful information directly in the editor, next to the code, in the form of inlay hints, that is, text that is slightly different from the actual code, but similar enough to be effortlessly read together with it.
Maciej Gorywoda (@makingthematrix)

VIDEOS

Introduction to Functional Programming

A video course.
Alvin Alexander (@alvinalexander)

EVENTS

Scala IO 2024, Feb 15th-16th, Nantes, France

Save the date! More information incoming soon.
ScalaIO (@ScalaIO_FR)
Scalar 2024 CFP, March 21st-22nd, Warsaw, Poland

Call for Papers is OPEN, send your talk proposals before Jan 14th! Previous speaking experience is not required. Join the most wanted Scala conference in Central Europe.
Scalar Conference (@scalarconf)
LambdaConf 2024, May 4th-10th, Estes Park, Colorado

Get ready!
LambdaConf (@lambda_conf)

RELEASES

sbt 1.9.8

A patch release.
sbt contributors
Tapir 1.9.6

Performance improvements for http4s websockets, dependency updates, and some minor improvements.
Tapir contributors





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