New Early adopter or innovator? InfoQ has been working on some new features for you. Learn more


TypeScript - Scaling up JavaScript

Posted by Jonathan Turner  on  Nov 20, 2014 Posted by Jonathan Turner Follow 0 Followers  on  Nov 20, 2014

Jonathan Turner covers the challenges with growing and maintaining large JavaScript applications and how TypeScript addresses them.


The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Dynamic Typing for Practical Programs

Posted by Robert Smallshire  on  Apr 26, 2014 6 Posted by Robert Smallshire Follow 0 Followers  on  Apr 26, 2014 6

Robert Smallshire explores the disconnect between the dire outcomes predicted by advocates of static typing versus the near absence of type errors in real world systems built with dynamic languages.


The Trouble With Types

Posted by Martin Odersky  on  Oct 28, 2013 5 Posted by Martin Odersky Follow 0 Followers  on  Oct 28, 2013 5

Martin Odersky outlines the main categories of static type systems as well as some new developments, and discuss the tradeoffs they make.


Dependent Types for JavaScript

Posted by Ravi Chugh  on  Mar 20, 2013 Posted by Ravi Chugh Follow 0 Followers  on  Mar 20, 2013

Ravi Chugh introduces Dependent JavaScript (DJS), a statically-typed system for the imperative, object-oriented, dynamic language.


Static vs. Dynamic Languages

Posted by Stuart Williams  on  Feb 25, 2013 7 Posted by Stuart Williams Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 25, 2013 7

Stuart Williams discusses the merits of dynamic languages, definitions, stereotypes, myths, suggesting when and how to introduce such a language in production.

Login to InfoQ to interact with what matters most to you.

Recover your password...


Follow your favorite topics and editors

Quick overview of most important highlights in the industry and on the site.


More signal, less noise

Build your own feed by choosing topics you want to read about and editors you want to hear from.


Stay up-to-date

Set up your notifications and don't miss out on content that matters to you