It’s official – Dart is now obsolete for Java devs. Anton Epple tells us he has created a way to develop HTML applications with Java APIs.
Improvements to version 1.1 include a Dart2JS compiler that outputs JS more performant than hand-written code.
We speak to Sébastien Doeraene, student of Martin Odersky and creator of an experimental Scala to JS compiler.
Google unleashes the language it hopes will conquer the web app building world.
Join Seth Ladd, developer advocate at Google, for a holistic overview of the Dart language. If you’re looking to get familiar with the entire Dart landscape, including an overview of what Dart is, where and how it best performs, as well as what sorts of problems it can solve, check out this presentation from JAXConf! Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
Its much harder to do a language than a virtual machine, Dart co-founder Lars Bak has admitted.
Google closed down its Atlanta engineering offices recently, inadvertently releasing details
Dart’s server-side ambitions were given a big boost over the weekend with the release of mod_dart, a module that embeds the Dart VM directly into Apache
The team behind Googles Dart programming language has released version 0.08 of the languages official specification
Scala and Dart are still stuck in the #50-#100 bracket of the TIOBE rankings, behind languages such as Lua and Groovy
Do we need a change of direction away from multi-paradigm languages, returning to simpler Java approach in development?
Has Google alienated too many potential allies already?
It’s early days, but it looks like work is already well under way in bringing Dart to the JVM.