Scala Language creator Martin Odersky explains how the upcoming release of Scala 2.12 will complement the new Java features that arrived in version 8 of the platform. We also discuss what improvements are in the pipeline for Scala, the status of projects TASTY and Dotty, and where he sees parallels between Scala and Swift. Filmed at Scala Days Amsterdam 2015.

Scala Creator Martin Odersky: Scala 2.12 is all about Java 8 Compatibility

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