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.
Available as a PDF, on iPad and on Android, the latest edition of our free JAX Magazine is now ready to download!
A milestone has arrived for Kotlin after hard work over the summer
The open source language being developed at JetBrains HQ gets its second outing, improving on the first glimpse and offering some new tidbits to the Java alternative
It may seem like a normal maintenance release but the Grails Swing hybrid framework Griffon is making a charge ahead of a first full release.
JetBrains has announced the open-sourcing of its high-level, Java-compatible language, Kotlin