Issue #454 - 2020-04-06 - Future of blogs.perl.org?

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Hi there

The Perl Foundation recently announced the closure of long running grant to revitalize blogs.perl.org. I was shocked by the news as I have been waiting for the day when we have new facelift for blogs.perl.org. I know not many people use it but it remains one of the main source of Perl related news. I don't know what is the future of blogs.perl.org. Andre Walker's work in progress is available on GitHub.

Curtis shared two new pages i.e. UNIVERSAL::Cor and Destructors. I am really happy with the progress of Cor, thanks to the trio of Stevan, Sawyer and Curtis.

Last but not the least, look after yourself and your family. Please do share how you are dealing with COVID-19.

Mohammad S. Anwar


Announcements

TPF Board Meeting Minutes for March 2020

by Makoto Nozaki

Makoto-san shared TPF board meetings.


Articles

Keyhole surgery 100% successful

by Ron Savage (RSAVAGE)

We wish Ron quick recovery.

Observing Coronavirus Pandemic with Raku

by Andrew Shitov (ANDY)

Andrew came up with another gem of blog showing the power of Raku. Highly Recommended.


Web

Monthly Report - March

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

Time for my performace update.


Grants

Perl Weekly Challenge

The Perl Weekly Challenge by Mohammad Anwar will help you step out from your comfort-zone. You can even win the prize money of $50 Amazon voucher by participating in the weekly challenge. We pick one winner at the end of the month among all the contributors of the month. The monthly prize is kindly sponsored by Peter Sergeant of PerlCareers.

Perl Weekly Challenge - 055

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

Don't miss the fun and try new challenges every week. For more information, please read FAQ page.

RECAP - Perl Weekly Challenge - 054

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

Recap of last week challenge. There are plenty of great solutions.

Perl Review - Perl Weekly Challenge - 052

byRyan Thompson

Perl Solutions Review by Ryan Thompson.

Sequential Conjectures with Raku

byArne Sommer

Arne showed how to solve Extra Credit task without the use of cache.

CY's take on PWC#054

byCheok-Yin Fung

Cheok shared his fight to resolve the Extra credit task. Must Read.

Permutations and Conjectures

by Dave Jacoby (JACOBY)

Dave showed the power of the recursion to solve the Collatz junction.

Perl Weekly Challenge 054: Kth Permutation Sequence + Collatz Conjecture

by E. Choroba (CHOROBA)

Choroba blog is one such you wouldn't want to miss out. Highly Recommended.

PERL WEEKLY CHALLENGE – 054

byJavier Luque

Javier used brute force method to solve the extra credit part of Collatz Conjecture.

Perl Weekly Challenge 54: k-th Permutation Sequence and the Collatz Conjecture

byLaurent Rosenfeld

Laurent solved the challenge without the help of CPAN. Highly Recommended.

Perl Weekly Challenge 54: Permutations and Collatz

by Luca Ferrari

Luca solved the Extra credit task using simple hash.

BLOG: The Weekly Challenge #054

by Mohammad S. Anwar (MANWAR)

Some more Raku fun to share with you.

Perl Weekly Challenge: week 54

byShahed Nooshmand

Shahed seems to be the king of Raku one-liner. Must Read.


Rakudo

2020.13 NoConf Reached

byElizabeth Mattijsen (ELIZABETH)


Weekly collections

The corner of Gabor

A couple of entries sneaked in by Gabor.

Code Maven page on LinkedIn

by Gabor Szabo (SZABGAB)

Gabor: I have created a page on LinkedIn that will allow you to get updates of my new posts on both the Perlmaven and the Code Maven sites. Many of those posts won't show up here in the Perl Weekly so you can follow me over at LinkedIn.


Online Events

Perl Virtual Events?

by Thomas Klausner (DOMM)

As all the in-person events are cancelled many groups started to organize on-line events.

The Perl Conference in the Cloud

Instsead of the in-person Perl Conference, the TPF started to organize an even in the Cloud. You can already submit your talk proposals!



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