What's new on CPAN - March 2017

Welcome to “What’s new on CPAN”, a curated look at last month’s new CPAN uploads for your reading and programming pleasure. Enjoy!

APIs & Apps

Config & Devops


Development & Version Control


  • RPi::ADC::MCP3008 is an interface to the MCP3008 analog to digital converter (ADC) on Raspberry Pi

Language & International

Science & Mathematics

  • NanoB2B::NER - turns labeled text lines into ARFF files, as part of an effort to “automatically extract and synthesize knowledge and trends in nanotechnology research” - cool!


  • Use websockets in Perl with Net::WebSocket
  • Web::AssetLib is a static asset pipeline manager - looks very capable
  • Wurm is a new web framework based on fold-r. The docs are entertaining. Bravo!

This article was originally posted on PerlTricks.com.


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