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From Futures to Cats Effect by Darius Jokilehto

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Scala, Future, Cats Effect... It can all get a bit confusing!

At Scala in the City, YOOX NET-A-PORTER Engineer Darius Jokilehto focused on why you might want to try using Cats Effect instead of Futures.

From Futures to Cats Effect 

You've picked up Scala. You get Futures. But you hear Futures are the past, and the community is talking about other non-blocking libraries. This talk will focus on one of the alternatives, cats effect - why you might want to use it instead of Futures, and some common use cases.

This talk was given by Darius Jokilehto at Scala in the City