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Signify's Sunday Reads - 9th May 2021 Week #2

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​Want to see one of the best articles on Scala released the past week? ​We've got you covered...

Firstly, did you attend the Scala release party? Well, you can find out how it went in this blog by - Scala 3 Release Party – find out how it went!

Re-writing Macros in Scala 3? Make it TASTY, with the help of this blog from Kacper Korban- TASTY is the solution to being unable to migrate macro libraries from Scala 2! Check it out here!

Louis Forite shared Clean resource management: Cats Resource to the rescue, looking at their preferred solution to stop you having to manually stop serving HTTP requests before shutting down your DB connection pool or stop serving HTTP requests if your database connection pool is not fully initiated.

In​ Contributing to scalafmt, Michał Bednarzshows you how implementing a feature in the Scala formatter looks like! Useful if you are looking to contribute or better understand the feature: using soft keyword.

Finally, Scala 3 is the hot topic right now and we've got two downloadable documents you can access for free, Scala 3 - what to expect is a comprehensive commentary on the new update and Scala 3: A Simpler language is a detailed article from Julien Truffaut, including code examples! Check them both out here!

Have you published an article you think we might have missed or you would like to feature? We will be releasing a round up of Scala favourites from the first half of 2021 - get in touch if you would like to see your blog there!