Issue #278 - 2016-11-21 - MOAR Books

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As the title says, the main highlight of this week is books. There has been two announcements for Perl 6 books, please support the authors.

Enjoy your week.

Upasana Shukla


AlertHole - a Mojolicious Webapp to Log Alerts from External Vendors

by Rasmus Edgar

Rasmus wrote a tiny mojolicious web app called AlertHole to handle alerts over HTTP

Perl 5

Perl community

Perl 6

Perl 6 By Example, Another Perl 6 Book

by Moritz Lenz (MORITZ)

Moritz Lenz is writing a Perl 6 book, if you are interested in getting updates, then sign up for his mailing list

Kickstart Learning Perl 6 from brian d foy and O'Reilly Media

Brian D Foy & O'Reilly Media have started a kickstarter for Learning Perl 6 book, if you want to see it happen, then please back the kickstarter campaign

Movie file reader

by Ken Youens-Clark (KCLARK)

What is Perl 6?

by Moritz Lenz (MORITZ)

Moritz tells us about various aspects of Perl 6 & also gives some good reasons to use the language

2016.46 Tweaking Cheaters

by Elizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)

Weekly collections


An Overview of MetaCPAN

by Neil Bowers (NEILB)

As part of meta::hack, Neil wrote a series of blog posts to explain MetaCPAN from scratch.

New releases

MOAR talks

Perl Blaster - get selected videos in your inbox

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

If you are overwhelmed by the number of online talks, then sign up for Gabor's newsletter to get a refined list of talks.


Easily clean up a team's remote git branches

by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe (OVID)

Ovid wrote a blog post about how he cleaned up git branches for his project Tau Station


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