Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Scala News

Introduction


In this post, I'm going to update all news regarding Scala Ecosystem( Or Scala Technology stack or Scala and it's frameworks & tools). Please check this post regularly to know more news.


Like Scala, Play, Akka, SBT, ScalaTest, Spec2 etc.

NOTE:- Please read this post news from bottom to top.



Scala News

  • Play 2.6.1 released on July 2017
  • Lagom 1.3.5 is released.
  • Getting started with Lightbend Technologies
            https://developer.lightbend.com/start/
  • Lightbend to Offer Security Analysis for Scala through HPE Security Fortify integration
         https://www.lightbend.com/company/news/lightbend-to-offer-security-analysis-for-scala-through-hpe-security-fortify-integration
  • Akka 2.5.0 Released on April 13th 2017.
  • Play Framework New Features
         https://www.playframework.com/changelog
  • Java/Scala Online Decomplier
         http://www.javadecompilers.com/
  • What is Functional Programming?
         http://www.lihaoyi.com/post/WhatsFunctionalProgrammingAllAbout.html
  • Play Monadic Actions 
         https://github.com/Kanaka-io/play-monadic-actions 
  • Akka Source code and unit tests examples
          https://www.codatlas.com/github.com/akka/akka/HEAD
  • Scala Central January 2017
          http://linuxrecruit.co.uk/blog?title=Scala%20Central%20January%202017
  • Scala 2.12.0 is out on Nov 03rd, 2016
         http://scala-lang.org/news/2.12.0
  • SBT 0.13.13 is out. 
         http://www.scala-sbt.org/0.13/docs/sbt-0.13-Tech-Previews.html 
  • Scala JS
         https://www.scala-js.org/
  • Awesome Scala
        https://github.com/lauris/awesome-scala
  • Scala Puzzlers
         http://scalapuzzlers.com/
  • Useful Scala Tutorial
         https://github.com/mbonaci/scala
  • Scala Online REPL
         https://scalafiddle.io/
  • Scala Online Editor/IDE
         http://scastie.org/
  • Akka Framework Blog
        http://letitcrash.com/
      
        http://blog.akka.io/
  • Scala, Play and Akka Free E-books at
       https://www.lightbend.com/resources/e-books
  • Typelevel Scala
         https://twitter.com/typelevel
         
         Git Repo: https://github.com/typelevel/scala
  • Akka 2.4.9 is available now.
         It is available with Scala 2.11 and Java 8+
  • For Scala beginners, please go through this useful URL
         http://www.cakesolutions.net/teamblogs/scala-starter-kit
  • Scalatest 3.0.0 is now available.
  • For everyone in London, there is a London Scala UG talk on Aug 02nd 2016 by Susan Potter on "Fearless Deployments (in Scala)”  
         http://www.meetup.com/london-scala/events/232871538/
  • Scala 2.12.0-M5 is now available.
  • To practice FP in Scala, refer this sample and simple project
         http://typelevel.org/cats/
  • Dotty is the Next Generation Compiler for Scala
         http://dotty.epfl.ch/    

         It's Source code @  https://github.com/lampepfl/dotty
  • Coursera is going to change it's website DNS by June 30th, 2016.
         From www.coursera.org to class.coursera.org 
  • Akka Streams In Practice
         https://github.com/rucek/akka-streams-in-practice
  • Scala Certifications
          https://www.coursera.org/specializations/scala
  • Functional Programming In Scala Course from Coursera
          https://www.coursera.org/specializations/scala
  • Popular No.1 Scala book from "The creator of Scala" new release.
        Third edition of "Programming in Scala" (Odersky's) was release on April 21, 2016

        http://www.artima.com/shop/programming_in_scala_3ed
  • Scala.js tutorial
         https://www.scala-js.org/tutorial/basic/
  • On-line Scala REPL in Your Browser
          http://www.scalakata.com/
  • London Scala User's Group
         http://www.meetup.com/london-scala/
  • Activator 1.2.7 with Akka 2.3.11
  • On April 05th 2016, "47 Degrees" has joined into "Scala Centre"  as an advisory board member. 
         47 Degrees is a global consulting firm and certified Lightbend and Databricks Partner 
       
        Their Oficial Website: http://www.47deg.com/
  • 47 Degress Scala Exercises
         http://scala-exercises.47deg.com
  • Akka Framework new release
         Akka 2.4.3 (Scala 2.11 and Java 8+)  Released on April 01st, 2016. 
         Akka Framework's official website:  http://akka.io/
  • Scala Centre
         Martin Odersky has announced a Scala Centre to give first class training on
         Scala Language. Check youtube video Below.
          
  • Scala Centre Website
         http://scala.epfl.ch/
  • Parallel Programming Course and Certificate from Coursera
         https://www.coursera.org/learn/parprog1
  • TypeSafe to LightBend

         TypeSafe company is taking care all Scala Stack Technologies like Scala, Play, Akka, 
         Spark etc. They have renamed this company name to LightBend.
  • Twitter Scala School
  • Scala 2.12 is going to release soon.
  • Scala 2.11.8 is now available. It is released on March 08, 2016. (See my post with all new features list).
  • Scala News on http://scalatimes.com
  • Play 2.5 Framework is release just few days ago.
  • SBT (Scala Build Tool) latest Stable version 0.13.11 was released on Feb 22, 2016.
  • SBT 1.0 updates 
          http://eed3si9n.com/sbt-1-roadmap
  • Play Framework Twitter Page
         https://twitter.com/playframework
  • Scala Language Twitter Page
         https://twitter.com/scala_lang



Stay tuned for further updates to this post to know more news about Scala Technology Stack.

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