Monthly Archives: April 2017

Kotlin 1.1.2 is out

We’re happy to announce the release of Kotlin 1.1.2, the second bugfix and tooling update for Kotlin 1.1. The update brings performance improvements to the compiler and the IntelliJ IDEA plugin, several new features in the tools, and lots of … Continue reading

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Use Kotlin with npm, webpack and react

With Kotlin 1.1, targeting JavaScript in the Kotlin compiler has officially reached production-ready status. Of course, having compiler support is not enough to be able to solve real-life problems, so we continue our work on integrating Kotlin into the larger … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1 Event Report

The Kotlin 1.1 release was warmly met by the community. To demonstrate the new features in Kotlin 1.1, JetBrains offered an online event. All those interested were able to watch a live stream of Andrey Breslav’s demo presentation and get … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1 is also for Android Developers

This is a guest blog post from Antonio Leiva — Android engineer, trainer and author of the “Kotlin for Android Developers” book. We’re all really excited about the release of Kotlin 1.1. The new features this release includes are extremely … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native Tech Preview: Kotlin without a VM

We are happy to announce the first Technology Preview of Kotlin/Native that compiles Kotlin directly to machine code. The Kotlin/Native compiler produces standalone executables that can run without any virtual machine. It is not a fully functional release yet, but … Continue reading

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