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KotlinConf – Speaker List Announced

Is it November yet? KotlinConf 2017 is a little more than 100 days away and we are super excited to announce our 48 awesome speakers! We are thrilled to have such a wonderful group of people and companies representing the … Continue reading

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Early access program for Kotlin 1.2 has been started

We’re excited to announce the start of the early access program for Kotlin 1.2: today its first milestone release 1.2-M1 is out. This release enables by default new language features that were previously available in 1.1.x releases under experimental 1.2 … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1.3 is out

We’re happy to announce the release of Kotlin 1.1.3, a new bugfix and tooling update for Kotlin 1.1. The update brings a number of new IDE features, performance improvements in the compiler and IDE, efficiency improvements for generated bytecode, and … Continue reading

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New Style for User Groups

Since we’ve launched the Kotlin community support program at the beginning of 2017, the number of user groups has grown to 45+ and 2-4 new user groups are joining us every month. To find one at your location, please, check … Continue reading

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Kotlin/Native v0.2 is out

We’re happy to announce the release of Kotlin/Native v0.2, a feature and bugfix update to Kotlin/Native Technology Preview. This update adds support for coroutines and cross-module inline functions support, along with bugfixes and improvements all over the place. This release … 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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Kotlin 1.1 Event

In addition to the new features that Kotlin 1.1 brings to your projects, it is also a good reason to meet up with your local community and friends to learn about new opportunities behind the release and impact on the … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1 Release Candidate is Here

As of today, Kotlin 1.1 has finally reached the release candidate stage. This means that most of our development work is done, we’re happy with the results, and we’ll soon publish them as a final Kotlin 1.1 release. We’ve done … Continue reading

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