Author Archives: Roman Belov

Kotlin 1.3 RC is Here: Migrate Your Coroutines!

We’re proud to introduce Kotlin 1.3-RC, the latest preview and release candidate for 1.3.0. This release mostly contains critical bug-fixes related to the new language features. Other notable changes and announcements include: Ktor is wrapping up its API and looking … Continue reading

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Embedding Kotlin Playground

Oh yes, this is a runnable Kotlin snippet embedded right in the blog post. Note that you can not only run it, but you can also change the code: Cool, isn’t it? Note that completion works too. Often you don’t … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native Plugin for AppCode

Greetings Kotlin fans! Ever since we announced interoperability with Objective-C for Kotlin/Native, we’ve been getting lots of questions about IDE support that would allow working on projects that mix Kotlin/Native and Swift/Objective-C. Today we are happy to announce that we … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native v0.6 is Here!

We are pleased to announce Kotlin/Native v0.6 (Valentine’s Day release) of our toolchain. This is a major update, including the following features: Support for multiplatform projects in compiler and Gradle plugin Transparent Objective-C/Kotlin container classes interoperability Support first embedded target … Continue reading

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Using Gradle build cache with Kotlin

This is a guest blog post from Eric Wendelin software engineer for Gradle A build cache allows Gradle to reuse task output from any previous invocation, including those from other machines. Kotlin 1.2.21 allows Kotlin projects to make use of … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native Plugin Update

Greetings Kotlin fans, A New Year is coming and we are truly happy to make the last announcement of 2017. We’ve just released the update for Kotlin/Native plugin for CLion. It brings support for Kotlin/Native platform v0.5 which was published … Continue reading

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Webinar recording: Developing Multiplatform Projects in Kotlin 1.2

Last week the webinar “Developing Multiplatform Projects in Kotlin 1.2” took place. Thanks to all participants for coming and good questions. Today we are happy to publish the recording of it. Don’t hesitate to suggest more themes for new webinars … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native IDE Support Preview

Kotlin/Native is a brand new technology that compiles Kotlin directly to machine code and produces executables that can run without a virtual machine. At KotlinConf 2017, we announced a preview release of development tools for Kotlin/Native. While we have IntelliJ … Continue reading

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Kotlin Census 2017

Hello! Every year we run the Kotlin Census survey so we can get the latest feedback from you, and how you are using Kotlin in your projects. If you still don’t use Kotlin, we would like to understand your reasons … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.2 Beta is out

We’re happy to announce the Beta release for Kotlin 1.2. With this release, we’re unveiling the major new feature of Kotlin 1.2 – experimental support for multiplatform projects. Also, the language and standard library are now feature complete – all … Continue reading

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