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July 21st, 2022, ISSUE 438, This issue on the web. Compiled by SoftwareMill.

READING

Support for 32-bit platforms in Scala Native

Thread on the story of how this happened.
Shadaj Laddad (@ShadajL)
A Prelude of Purity: Scaling Back ZIO

Jorge's presentation now in a form of a blogpost.
Jorge Vásquez (@jorvasquez2301)
Scala Improvement Process - Evolving Scala openly and collaboratively

Today, we are excited to announce that the Scala Improvement Process is officially restarting and we welcome your proposals.
Darja Jovanovic (@darjutak)
Secure the Dependencies of your Scala Project on Github

We released sbt-dependency-submission, a GitHub action that submits the dependencies of sbt builds to the GitHub Dependency submission API (currently in beta)
Adrien Piquerez (@adrienpi2)
Type safety with refined

In this article we’ll learn how to use the Scala type system for avoiding runtime errors. On our way we’ll learn some basics about scala-cli.
Michał Pawlik
Architecture of Metals

This document describes the high-level architecture of Metals following the philosophy of rust-analyzer's ARCHITECTURE.md
metals contributors

VIDEOS

This is the end! (SPFS #12)

Final episode of the series (Scala Project From Scratch) - in this one, we're finally adding a parser for our custom file format.
Jakub Kozłowski (@kubukoz)

EVENTS

Lambda Days, July 28th-29th, Kraków, Poland

A vibrant event focused on FP and its growing community. Find out what is possible with functional programming - explore the latest in battle-tested Scala, Erlang and Haskell, experience the energy F# and Elixir bring to the table, connect with the innovators working with Elm, Luna and Ocaml, see what comes up next!
LambdaDays (@LambdaDays)
Functional Scala 2022 CFP

Apply before October 15th.
Ziverge (@zivergetech)
ScalaCon 2022 CFP, October 4th-5th, virtual event

ScalaCon is looking for talks covering different areas of Scala. Talk slots are around 40-45 minutes in length with 5 minutes of Q&A time. CFP closes at May 12, 2022 16:50 UTC!
ScalaCon (@scalacon)
Functional Scala 2022, December 1st-2nd, London

Use our link and get a 10% discount for Scala Times readers!
Ziverge (@zivergetech)

RELEASES

scala-update

Update your dependencies interactively.
Kit Langton (@kitlangton)
Metals v0.11.7

A new version, which brings a large number of Scala 3 improvements as well as a few interesting code actions.
Metals contributors
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