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Scala: Predicate Composition with Lens-Like Structures

I’ve been playing around with a few ideas on how to apply a lens-like construct on arbitrary Scala collections that also combines the power of predicate composition as opposed to ...
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Compiling Lambda Expressions: Scala vs. Java 8

Lambda expressions have taken the programming world by storm in the last few years. Most modern languages have adopted them as a fundamental part of functional programming. JVM based ...
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I Don’t Like Scala

Yes, it is my opinion, and yes, it might seem like a hate-post. But I’ll try to address the issues I have with Scala and its surroundings. I have used Scala in a single, relatively ...
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Your build tool is your good friend: what sbt can do for Java developer

I think for developers picking the right build tool is a very important choice. For years I have been sticking to Apache Maven and, honestly, it does the job well enough, even nowadays ...
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Three flavours of request-response pattern in Akka

Imagine a simple Akka actor system consisting of two parties: MonitoringActor and NetworkActor. Whenever someone (client) sends CheckHealth to the former one it asks the latter by sending ...
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JavaScript routing in Play 2 (Scala edition)

In my previous post, I covered using JavaScript routing in Play 2 Java applications. Here’s the Scala version. It’s pretty much a copy of the previous article, to make it independent. One ...
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My Priorities for Scala

What TypeSafe Should be Working On There was a Twitter thread that started off discussing Clojure REPL usage but devolved into a discussion of Scala’s compiler. An Aside Well, ...
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Top 100 Most Popular Scala Libraries – Based on 10,000 GitHub Projects

As Scala developers working in a language and ecosystem that’s rapidly growing and evolving, we’re faced with a constant dilemma whenever we write new code – go with that hot ...
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Playing with futures

During job interviews we often give Scala developers a simple design task: to model a binary tree. The simplest but not necessarily best implementation involves Option idiom:                 case ...
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Introducing Accord: a sane validation library for Scala

Accord is an open-source (Apache-licensed) Scala validation library developed at Wix. It’s hosted on GitHub and you’re welcome to fork and dig into it; let us know what you think! Why ...
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