It's playtime for Go enthusiasts

Meet Fo, an experimental superset for Go


Playtime never ends in the Go world; there’s something new you can play with every day! This time, it’s an experimental superset for Go. Ladies and Gentlemen, meet Fo!

Get your library card ready

Top 5 libraries for Go


A language is only as useful as its documentation. Today, we’re taking a look at five of the top Go libraries out there, to see what kind of foundation this strong yet easy to use language has to offer developers.

Don't worry though! Gopher mascot remains untouched

Go receives brand and logo makeover


April is the month of makeovers, it seems. Jakarta EE has a new logo, now Go is getting a brand and logo makeover. Don’t worry though — the Gopher mascot is not going anywhere.

Why Gophers are lazy by nature

5 things you can hate about Go (but don’t have to)


Go may not be much of a newcomer to the world of programming languages. But it’s developed into a very respectable, if opinionated language. Today, Christopher Engelbert goes over the five things you might hate about Go, but really don’t have to.

“Go and AWS — A perfect match”

Lots of popular DevOps tools are developed with Go, but AWS Lambda still doesn’t support it. How can developers work around this barrier? In this session, Andreas Mohrhard explains what serverless really is, how AWS and Go play well together, and how developers can benefit from using AWS Lambda and Go together.

We need to talk about backwards compatibility in Golang

New Go package versioning proposal promises compatibility without complexity


Go has always had something of a problem with incorporating version information with goinstall and go get. While the Go community has created a number of unofficial tools to deal with package versioning, a new, official proposal is now under consideration to provide backwards capability without increasing complexity.