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March 24th, 2022, ISSUE 423

READING

CosPlay

2D ASCII Game Engine for Scala.
Rowan Games (@cosplayengine)
Three tools to improve your Scala workflow

Get the most out of scalafmt, mdoc, and Scala Steward!
Adam Warski (@adamwarski)
Twotm8 (part 1)

We are deploying a Scala Native backend (with NGINX Unit) and Scala.js frontend (with Laminar) on Fly.io.
Anton Sviridov (@velvetbaldmime)
ZIO SQL: Type-safe SQL for ZIO applications

his article was inspired by a great blog post by Adam Warski, who wrote a comparison of Slick, Doobie, Quill and ScalikeJDBC a few years ago. As ZIO SQL just had its first non-production release, I wanted to add ZIO SQL to the mix and see how it compares to others.
Jaroslav Regec
Using TestControl to Test FS2 Streams

Recently I was working with an FS2 stream and wanted to write some unit tests to ensure my events were being emitted at the expected rate. I also wanted these tests to be deterministic and fast.
Farooq Qaiser

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RELEASES

ZIO 2.0.0-RC3

This release candidate brings several exciting features. In particular it introduces scopes as first class values, which provide the basis for safe, composable resource handling.
ZIO contributors





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