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November 30th, 2023, ISSUE 508

READING

Effective Test Parameterization with ScalaTest Tables

ScalaTest provides a feature, Table, by which we can easily parameterize the test cases. While working with newbies to Scala, I noticed that many people are not aware of this feature.
Yadu Krishnan (@yadukrishnank)
Indoor Vivants: Scala Native and Swift: building Twotm8 MacOS app

A while back I read a blog post by Mitchell Hashimoto, "Integrating Zig and SwiftUI" which immediately piqued my interest. So much so that I immediately went ahead and did something similar with Scala Native.
Anton Sviridov (@velvetbaldmime)
Entry 1: fs2, gRPC, Triton Inference Server

This is the second post in a series about inference of machine learning models using scala. This post will detail how to use a functional streaming library (fs2) to perform machine learning model inference using the Triton Inference Server and gRPC.
Matt Langsenkamp
Poll: Semiauto derivation in circe for Scala 3

What's your idea of best API for this feature?
Circe contributors
Introduction to Functors With Scala 3

You’ve recently started learning functional programming and have been successful in writing functions, but then something unexpected happens. A wild functor appears! What is that? Why is it here?
Edmundo Lopez Bobeda (@mundacho)

VIDEOS

I replaced most of Play3 and it worked!

Truly great frameworks allow you to grow out of them. Play3 just came out with support for Scala3 and Java21 so I used it with ZIO, ScalaTags, HTMX, Static DI and Diamond Architecture.
DevInsideYou (@DevInsideYou)

EVENTS

Atlanta Scala Meetup Group, Dec 6th, Online event

The Atlanta Scala Meetup Group aims to be a place where Scala programmers and others interested in the Scala language can meet together to share tips, techniques, news, and discuss all things related to Scala.
The Atlanta Scala Meetup Group
Scala Bridge, Dec 13th, London @ The Guardian

Explore the ScalaBridge London group’s upcoming event including a meetup at The Guardian. The group, led by organizer Noel, is known for fostering a collaborative environment for Scala enthusiasts, with a focus on hands-on learning and community engagement. Don’t miss the chance to participate in these upcoming gatherings and be part of a thriving Scala community in London.
Scala Bridge
Scala in the City, Dec 14th, London

Come and hear influential figures share insights on the latest Scala topics during engaging talks.
Signify Technology (@Signify_Tech)
Dallas Scala Enthusiasts, Dec 15th, Online event

This online event provides a platform for attendees to engage in conversations and discussions about various aspects of Scala, Akka, Reactive Programming, and functional programming.
Dallas Scala Enthusiasts
LambdaConf 2024, May 4th-10th, Estes Park, Colorado

Get ready!
LambdaConf (@lambda_conf)

RELEASES

tapir 1.9.3

Now with support for both Play 3 and Play 2.9, as well as some fixes and improvements.
tapir contributors
zio-kafka 2.7.1

First 2.7.0 with dropped Scala 2.12, improved docs, fixed deadlock and more improvements. Then 2.7.1 with long awaited experimental support for Rebalance Safe Commits.
zio-kafka contributors
endless4s 0.27.0

A library to describe event sourced entities using tagless-final algebras, running with built-in implementations for Akka and Pekko. Now with Scala 3 support!
endless4s contributors





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