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Tagless Final in Scala

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Demystifying the tagless final pattern in Scala. TLDR: it’s got nothing to do with type classes.

Evaluation Modes in Scala

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We’ll take a look at some core Scala constructs and look at them from a different angle than we’re used to.

Akka Streams Backpressure

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Akka Streams implements backpressure, a critical component of the Reactive Streams specification. This article is a demonstration of this mechanism.

Kafka Streams 101

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Apache Kafka is clearly the leading technology concerning message brokers, and Kafka Streams brings a complete stateful streaming system based directly on to...