Kotlin 1.0.3 is here! This release is more about bug fixes, tooling improvements and performance boosts and less about groundbreaking features, but this doesn’t make it any less significant. Let’s see what’s new!
Each Monday we take a step back and analyze what has happened in the previous week. Last week we met two high-profile Java EE Guardians, we witnessed the marriage between Kotlin and Gradle and we learned why the Bitcoin price continues to fluctuate.
The idea of having a Kotlin-based approach to writing Gradle build scripts and plugins was enticing enough to convince the JetBrains team and the Gradle team to concoct a way to get the best of both worlds. And this is how Gradle Script Kotlin was born.
Each Monday we take a step back and analyze what has happened in the previous week. Last week we watched Bitcoin blow all expectations and Blue Ocean reshape Jenkins’ user experience and we got excited about Go 1.7. Kotlin is once again gaining momentum and Hadoop-as-a-Service got us thinking. But that’s not all folks!
In this article, Java champion Lukas Eder invites readers to have a serious look at some Kotlin language features that we should have in Java as well.
Kotlin 1.0 is a programming language made by JetBrains, the creator of the popular IntelliJ IDEA development environment. This programming language for the JVM and Android focuses on safety, interoperability, clarity and tooling support and combines OO and functional features.
Kotlin 1.0 is now available in beta mode after 14 milestone releases. JetBrains’ JVM language, developed over a period of four years, packs in Java interoperability, changes to the language itself as well as IDE improvements. Test it now!
The JVM language Kotlin is celebrating its 11th release with over 220 bug fixes and a surprise for Android developers.
Can everything in our web application be reusable and statically type checked? Everything, from markup to client scripting. Andrey Breslav tells how it is indeed possible with Kotlin.
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A milestone has arrived for Kotlin after hard work over the summer