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July 11th, 2019, ISSUE 282

READING

Read Pure functional HTTP APIs in Scala | Leanpub

A book for intermediate Scala programmer who is interested in functional programming and works mainly on the web service backend side.
Jens Grassel (@dwardoric)
Combining ZIO and Akka to enable distributed FP in Scala

Easy way of distributing a simple application over a cluster with the help of zio-akka-cluster.
Pierre Ricadat (@ghostdogpr)
Rethinking Streaming Workloads with Akka Streams: Part II

How a request-response workload can be reimagined with the Akka Streams API in order to provide a more convenient and powerful abstraction?
Colin Breck (@breckcs)
ES/CQRS the Akka way - Krunoslav Uzelac - Medium

Event sourcing and CQRS. An end-to-end example of how clean and easy the pattern can be.
Krunoslav Uzelac (@krunoslavuzelac)
Tour of Akka Typed: Protocols and Behaviors

The first part of the new Akka Actor API exploration series.
Manuel Bernhardt (@elmanu)
kevin_scala_functional_prog.md

Highlights of some of the features of the language that enable intuitive creation of functional code for distributed systems and data operations.
Kevin Lawrence
Becoming a better functional programmer

How to start an adventure with open source? A short note from ZIO contributor.
Dor Sever (@dor_sever)

PRESENTATIONS

Homegrown Scala Collections - Part 35.1 and 35.2 - Monoids and Basic Group Theory

In this video we will learn about Monoids which are lurking everywhere and are therefore worth knowing about. We will also cover a bit more of the Group Theory and write a small library for it. This video got too long and so I split it into two.
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)
Homegrown Scala Collections - Part 36 - What is a Stream?

In this video we will open the conversation about Streams and implement them in the videos to come.
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)
Homegrown Scala Collections - Part 37 - Are Streams a full-blown paradigm?

In this video we will implement a rudimentary version of Streams and play around with them. We will also be forced to switch to Scala 2.13 which comes with the necessary compiler improvements.
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)

EVENTS

Scala in the City - Thursday 25th July @ Vrbo (HomeAway) #17

Meetup dedicated to everyone who loves all things Scala.
Scala in the City (@Scalainthecity)
Lambda World, Cádiz, Spain, October 17th - 18th

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Lambda World (@lambda_world)
BeeScala, Ljubljana, Slovenia, November 21st - 21rd

Don't miss your ticket for this unique conference!
BeeScala (@BeeScalaConf)
Code Mesh, London, November 7th - 8th

Don't miss the very early bird tickets that will go on sale on July 21st!
CodeMesh (@CodeBEAMio)

RELEASES

slinky/CHANGELOG.md at master · shadaj/slinky · GitHub

Version 0.6.2 of slinky. Write Scala.js React apps just like you would in ES6.
Shadaj Laddad (@ShadajL)
Shadaj Laddad on Twitter

Slinky 0.6.2 is out with official #scala 2.13 support.
Shadaj Laddad (@ShadajL)

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