Scalaz VS Shapeless

Compare Scalaz vs Shapeless and see what are their differences.

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Scalaz Shapeless
2 11
4,561 3,268
0.3% -
8.8 7.1
12 days ago 9 days ago
Scala Scala
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later Apache License 2.0
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Scalaz

Posts with mentions or reviews of Scalaz. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-27.
  • Typeclasses explained in Java
    3 projects | dev.to | 27 Jul 2022
    If I managed to gain you interest you can take a look at one of the following libraries like cats, scalaz for scala and vavr for java which contain type class definitions and implementations for common types.
  • In Search of the Best Functional Programming Back-End: 2021 Update
    4 projects | dev.to | 24 Jan 2021
    I’ve specifically had 2 job offers internally at my company because of this language. First with Cats and Scalaz and now with ZIO, Scala has taken the best parts of Haskell, the best parts of Scala, and made it really nice to work with. You can barely see the OOP leftovers.

Shapeless

Posts with mentions or reviews of Shapeless. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-22.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Scalaz and Shapeless you can also consider the following projects:

cats - Lightweight, modular, and extensible library for functional programming.

Monocle - Optics library for Scala

magnolia - Easy, fast, transparent generic derivation of typeclass instances

Chimney - Scala library for boilerplate-free, type-safe data transformations

scala-newtype - NewTypes for Scala with no runtime overhead

Ammonite-Ops - Scala Scripting

scala.meta - Library to read, analyze, transform and generate Scala programs

ScalaTest - A testing tool for Scala and Java developers

Enumeratum - A type-safe, reflection-free, powerful enumeration implementation for Scala with exhaustive pattern match warnings and helpful integrations.

Scala Graph - Graph for Scala is intended to provide basic graph functionality seamlessly fitting into the Scala Collection Library. Like the well known members of scala.collection, Graph for Scala is an in-memory graph library aiming at editing and traversing graphs, finding cycles etc. in a user-friendly way.