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Welcome to Go Newsletter Issue #27. Most (all?) Gophercon videos have now been uploaded here. Also, it looks like there are more Gophercons planned around the world, including Brazil and India.

Compiled by Matt Cottingham and Kelsey Hightower.


Alice – painless middleware chaining
Another approach to chaining handlers to organise a web application.

A comparison of Go web frameworks
Unfortunately this doesn't mention Beego which is definitely worth assessing.

Reasons why a functional programmer might embrace Go
Interesting perspective on why Go might be attractive to functional programmers

Encapsulated Services with consul and confd
An in-depth article on managing application configuration and discovery

TARDIS: Go for Haxe
A presentation on Go and the Haxe cross-platform toolkit

A Go-based, Plan9-influenced OS

Go 1.3 linker improvements
Details of the speedup to the Go linker


GoFiddle -
Test and share Go code

Turn arbitrary database/sql query results into CSV files as easily as possible

An idiomatic approach to HTTP middleware

Configure Emacs as a Go editor from scratch

FIX Protocol library implemented in Go


Gophercon India


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