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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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Our first book about Kotlin is out

We’re happy to announce that Kotlin in Action – a book about Kotlin written by the members of the Kotlin team – is now out, as both a eBook and a printed book. The book is written for experienced Java … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1 Beta 2 is here

We’re happy to announce the second beta of Kotlin 1.1. Please give the new version a try – your feedback is essential for ensuring that we can deliver a quality release. Since the first beta release, we’ve mostly been focused … Continue reading

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Announcing the Support Program for Kotlin User Groups and Events

Today we are launching a new Community section at our web-site! It will provide you with the guidelines to organize Kotlin related events, and the description of support managed by JetBrains. We are now happy to announce that we have … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1: What’s coming in the standard library

Java 9 preparations Java 9 is coming and brings Project Jigsaw to the table — the Java platform module system. One of the constraints it imposes is that no two modules can declare public API in the same package. The … Continue reading

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Kotlin 1.1 Beta Is Here!

Congratulations! Today Kotlin 1.1 has reached Beta, and this means that it’s time to try it out, there’s still time to give us your feedback (and we really need it!), the release is coming fairly soon. We’ve seen a lot … Continue reading

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