<span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span><span><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Dear&nbsp;</span></span></span></span><span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span><span><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Haskelleers,</span></span></span></span></span><div>

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<div><span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span><span><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Alcino Cunha and me are pleased to announce the release of the Pointless Haskell library in Hackage:</span></span></span></span></span></div>

<div><span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span><span><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://hackage.haskell.org/cgi-bin/hackage-scripts/package/pointless-haskell" target="_blank">http://hackage.haskell.org/cgi-bin/hackage-scripts/package/pointless-haskell</a><br>

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</span></span></span></span></span></div><div><span style="border-collapse:separate"><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Pointless Haskell is library for point-free programming with recursion patterns defined as hylomorphisms, inspired in ideas from the PolyP library.</span></span></span></div>

<div><span style="border-collapse:separate">The re-implementation of the library using type functions (in opposition to classes with functional dependencies) enables a type-level view of data types as the fixed points of functors and &nbsp;provides a better experience to the users in terms of code sanity.</span></div>

<div><span style="border-collapse:separate"><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">The library also features the visualization of the intermediate data structure of hylomorphisms with GHood.</span></span></span></div>

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<div><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">I am giving birth to a website with some examples:</span></span></div><div><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://haskell.di.uminho.pt/wiki/Pointless+Haskell" target="_blank">http://haskell.di.uminho.pt/wiki/Pointless+Haskell</a><br>

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<span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Cheers,</span></span></span></div><div><span style="border-collapse:collapse"><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif">hugo</span></span></span></div>

</span><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><br>-- <br><a href="http://www.di.uminho.pt/~hpacheco" target="_blank">www.di.uminho.pt/~hpacheco</a></span></span><br>