Kotlin News: 1.8.0-Beta, Advent of Code, Multiplatform Webinars, Developer Survey Results, and More
Kotlin 1.7.20-RC, kotlinx.serialization 1.4.0, KotlinConf Call for Speakers, and more news in the Kotlin monthly digest. Check it out!
We Are Looking For EAP Champions!
To make sure that all scenarios and project types are tested with the new Kotlin version, we’re starting the EAP Champions program – we invite you to join!
How Kotlin Is Going To Fix Your Pains in 2023
This year, we ran the first Kotlin Developer Survey. We designed the survey to help us identify and prioritize the pain points that most significantly affect Kotlin users' satisfaction. The collected data will be used to refine and prioritize the Kotlin team’s plans. Today, we would like to share the first survey's key findings, our plans to address the most popular issues, and some tips on what you can do about them right now. To measure user satisfaction, we devised and calculated the Customer Satisfaction Score. We asked you to rate your satisfaction with Kotlin in general, and with its
Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile Is in Beta – Start Using It Now!
Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile – a technology that allows developers to share the logic of iOS and Android apps – is now in Beta and is on track to becoming Stable!
Join the Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile Content Creators
We’ve started the Multiplatform Mobile Content Creators Recognition Campaign. Our goal is to show all of the authors of articles, videos, and samples how much we appreciate their efforts.
Kotlin News: KotlinConf, Build Reports, DataFrame Preview, and More
Check out this Kotlin Monthly Digest for June to get a glimpse of everything we’ve been working on!
Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile Beta Roadmap Update
We would like to bring you an update on the development of Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile, which is continuing to move steadily along the road to Beta status.
Kotlin News: 1.6.20 Preview, Multiplatform Web Wizard, and More
It’s been an intense start to the year! Check out this Kotlin Monthly Digest for January to get a glimpse of everything we’ve been working on: The first preview of Kotlin 1.6.20 is out! Introducing Kotlin 1.6.20-M1! It brings the following changes: Defining context-dependent declarations in Kotlin/JVM with prototype context receivers.Faster builds with parallel compilation of a single module in the JVM IR backend. Faster development with incremental compilation in Kotlin/JS IR. Easier code sharing with the hierarchical structure for multiplatform projects.Kotlin/Na
Kotlin 1.6 Support in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3
The two latest versions of IntelliJ IDEA (2021.2 and 2021.3) were released with a bundled Kotlin IDE Plugin based on the previous stable version of the Kotlin compiler. This situation caused a lot of confusion in the community. We would like to apologize for the current situation and answer all of your questions regarding Kotlin support in IntelliJ IDEA to help you plan Kotlin and IDE updates for your projects: When will it be possible to use Kotlin 1.6 in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3?Will the next versions of IntelliJ IDEA be released with support for the latest stable Kotlin version?Why doesn’t t
Improved IDE Performance, New Editor Inline Hints, and More for Kotlin in the Latest IntelliJ IDEA
Enjoy a better debugging experience, improved IDE performance, new editor inline hints for ranges and chain calls, and more improvements for Kotlin in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3: A better debugging experience, including inline stack frames, and smart step into.IDE performance improvements, including faster declaration searches.New editor inline hints for ranges and chain calls.New refactorings and improved inspections and intentions.Other IDE improvements. Auto-update to this new release IntelliJ IDEA will give you the option to automatically update to the new release as soon as it is avail
Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile Plugin for Android Studio 0.3.0 Released
The Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile Plugin for Android Studio 0.3.0 was recently released! New features and improvements to simplify the creation of your projects.