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Kotlin 1.8.0 Released
New experimental functions for JVM, Improved kotlin-reflect performance, New -Xdebug compiler option, and more.
Kotlin 1.7.20 Released
Kotlin 1.7.20 has been released! Highlights include: K2 support for several new plugins; preview of the ..< operator for open-ended ranges; K/N memory manager enabled by default; inline classes with generic underlying types (experimental). Learn more!
Kotlin 1.7.20-Beta Released
The Kotlin 1.7.20-Beta release is out! Here are some highlights from this preview version of Kotlin: The new Kotlin K2 compiler supports all-open, no-arg, Parcelize, and other compiler plugins.We introduced the preview of the ..< operator for creating open-ended ranges.The new Kotlin/Native memory manager is enabled by default.We introduced a new experimental feature for JVM: inline classes with generic underlying type. Learn more about these features and how to enable them in What’s new in Kotlin 1.7.20-Beta. For the complete list of changes, refer to release notes on GitHub. Ins
Kotlin 1.7.0 Released
Kotlin 1.7.0 unveils the Alpha version of the new Kotlin/JVM K2 compiler, stabilizes language features, and brings performance improvements for the JVM, JS, and Native platforms.
Kotlin 1.6.20 Released
Kotlin 1.6.20 offers previews of future language features and brings performance improvements for the JVM, JS, and Native platforms.
Improved IDE Performance, Better Debugging Experience, and More for Kotlin in Latest IntelliJ IDEA
Enjoy improved performance, a better coroutines debugging experience, WSL 2 and Run Targets support, and more improvements for Kotlin in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2: IDE performance improvements, including faster test file analysis and faster rename refactoringBetter debugging experience for the coroutine agentRemote development supportKotlin plugin in the IntelliJ IDEA repositoryOther IDE improvements (more…)