Scala Needs YOU!
Dick Wall is on a mission to make positive changes to the Scala language and notes "pretty much everything in the community contributions side of things hasn't been a target for a long time."
So, he's out to change that. This talk from NE Scala outlines his ideas on how to make contributing easier, more fun, and a generally better experience. He's figuring out what need's fixing and starting with: documentation, bug fixing, tools, core libraries, and compiler features.