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Scripting in Scala

Recently I needed to try out some ideas around web scraping. The app was a regular web scraper that downloads some pages, extracts data and saves them to disk. I wanted to just occasionally run it from shell to gather output, without too much thinking on how to launch it. Where I want to get […]

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Learning Scala: Scala Exercises

Do you know that feeling when you find a tool that you need right at the time you need it? This happened to me when I discovered Scala Exercises. I already knew Scala, but was looking for examples of usage of functional programming libraries like cats or doobie, shapeless for type level programming. Scala Exercises […]

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Learning Scala: Scala Koans

What works for me best when learning is to get a small project and start coding. Sometimes I like to start from a small existing project and play around it, change some things. It is good for me to learn grammar, see what already exists in the language libraries. I like Scala Koans for its […]

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Learning Scala: Coursera

I want to share several Scala resources that help learning it. You should find something for yourself independent of your programming background. Today something about Coursera. This is my favourite “go to” learning resource since before it was created. I can recommend it to anyone and I did go through several courses. There is a […]

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