Category Archives: Tools

Gradle Kotlin DSL 1.0

This is a guest blog post from Paul Merlin software engineer for Gradle The recently released Gradle 5.0 includes the Gradle Kotlin DSL v1.0 which is now ready for widespread use. We want you to enjoy a build authoring experience … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.3 Released with Coroutines, Kotlin/Native Beta, and more

You can read this blog post in other languages: Today we are releasing Kotlin 1.3 together with a set of accompanying libraries, build tools, and learning materials! We develop Kotlin to be a good tool for all application developers, at … Continue reading

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KotlinConf 2018 Announcements

In today’s keynote at KotlinConf 2018 we made a series of announcements around releases, resources, and other things we’ve made available. For your convenience below is a brief summary of the announcements with the corresponding links for more information. Kotlin … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native 0.8.2 Released

We are happy to announce the 0.8.2 release of Kotlin/Native. In addition to the bug fixes and improvements, we have introduced support for Kotlin/Native Gradle projects directly in CLion!

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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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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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