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May 13th, 2021, ISSUE 378

READING

From Highschool to Teaching Scala

We sit down with Jakub Kozłowski and talk about what he has been doing in open source as well as talk about his youtube channel.
The Scala Logs: Jakub Kozłowski (@kubukoz)
Rust for the Seasoned Scala Developer

In this post I'll cover some of the up- and downsides of Rust seen from an experienced Scala developer's perspective (some of them are also relevant for Java, C# and Kotlin developers).
Jesper
Bring gRPC payloads and domain models closer with ScalaPB transformations

Learn about powerful features like converting PGV rules to validations, and new shiny Transformations!
Sébastien Boulet
Flog: a functional logger for Scala

Typically logging is statement-oriented rather than expression-oriented. That's why Robin created flog!
Robin Hillyard (@Phasm1d)
Opaque Type Alias in Scala 3

In this tutorial, we’ll discuss one of the most useful features in Scala 3 — opaque type aliases.
Yadu Krishnan (@yadukrishnank)

VIDEOS

Functional Collections in Scala

In this video, we look at functional collections in Scala and we explore the similarity between collections and the most "functional" things...
Daniel Ciocîrlan (@rockthejvm)
Pattern Matching & Reflection

In this video, I present two pitfalls of pattern matching in Scala.
Julien Truffaut (@TheFpTower)

EVENTS

Scalabase, May 14th

A conference for developers in the early stages of their Scala journey. Starting at 9:45 (GMT+1).
Scalabase (@scala_base)
ScalaCon, May 18th - 21st. and Nov. 2nd - 5th

Brought to you by ScalaDays and Scala eXchange, ScalaCon is a series of virtual conferences designed to bring the Scala community closer together.
ScalaCon (@scalacon)
Functional Scala, Dec 2nd

Functional Scala 2021 returns for another year of great talks, familiar and fresh spaces, and positive energy around the power of functional Scala for delivering compelling solutions to the toughest technology problems. Use promo code SCALATIMES10 for a discount for our readers!
Functional Scala (@FunScala2021)

RELEASES

caliban 0.10.0

This release of Caliban is the first one to support Scala 3!
caliban contributors
better-tostring 0.3.0

A Scala compiler plugin that replaces the default toString implementation of case classes with a more verbose one.
Jakub Kozłowski (@kubukoz)
travesty 0.9.2

Travesty is a utility library for Akka Streams that generates structural diagrams of your streams, as well as Tinkerpop 3 / Gremlin graph data structures. Now with updated dependencies and Scala 2.13 support.
Mikołaj Koziarkiewicz (@mikolak_net)
livestub 0.1.15

With livestub you can easly setup http server that behaves exactly as you would like it to. Now OpenApi specification can be provided to bootstrap livestub server with auto generated endpoints.
Kasper Kondzielski (@kkondzielski)





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