BT
JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TSDoc: A TypeScript Source Code Documentation Format

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 2 Followers on  Apr 19, 2018

TSDoc proposes a new format for documenting TypeScript source code. Existing TypeScript API documentation parsers accept a syntax based on JSDoc, but the extensions to JSDoc are inconsistent across implementations.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TypeScript 2.8 Release Includes Conditional Types

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 2 Followers on  Apr 05, 2018

TypeScript 2.8 has been released with several major features and bug fixes. The most significant addition is conditional types, a new construct that allows engineers to choose types based on other types.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Ember 3.0 and beyond, with Co-Creator Tom Dale

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 2 Followers on  Mar 29, 2018

Tom Dale, co-creator of Ember and senior staff software engineer at LinkedIn, recently talked with InfoQ about the recent Ember 3.0 release, the direction of the Ember project, alignment with modern web standards, and Ember’s initial experiments with Rust and Web Assembly.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Basecamp Releases Stimulus 1.0 JavaScript Framework

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 2 Followers on  Feb 14, 2018

Basecamp's new Stimulus 1.0 targets a modern take on HTML pages augmented with light amounts of JavaScript, rather than the creation of full-featured JavaScript applications. Basecamp calls it “a modest JavaScript framework for the HTML you already have.”

.NET Follow 249 Followers

Blazor Now an Official Microsoft .NET and WebAssembly Project

by David Iffland Follow 3 Followers on  Feb 12, 2018

Microsoft has taken another step towards .NET running in the browser by adopting Blazor from its creator Steve Sanderson. By doing so, Microsoft adds another piece to their WebAssembly/.NET stack, giving .NET developers a higher order abstraction to build browser-based apps with.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TypeScript 2.7 Now Available

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 2 Followers on  Feb 01, 2018

TypeScript 2.7 has been released with several major features and bug fixes. Some of the highlights include support for assignment checks on class properties, fixed length tuples, and improved type inference for object literals. Overall the changes in this release make improvements to the type system, ES2015+ features, and the overall TypeScript developer experience.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Visual Studio Code 1.19 Completes 2017 Release Schedule, Team Preps for 2018

by David Iffland Follow 3 Followers on  Dec 29, 2017

Microsoft has released Visual Studio Code 1.19, capping off a year of monthly releases. The editor has come a long way in the past year with huge gains in features, speed, and popularity. The team is gearing up for a jam-packed release schedule in 2018.

HTML5 Follow 53 Followers

Slack Desktop Migrated to BrowserView for 3.0

by Andrew Morgan Follow 2 Followers on  Nov 09, 2017

Slack has recently made version 3.0 available in their beta channel, with numerous performance improvements and bug fixes. At its core, most of the changes have revolved around migrating from the Electron component “webView” to “browserView”, a newer and more stable alternative. Charlie Hess, engineer at Slack, has published a blog outlining this journey.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Angular 5 Comes with Faster Incremental Compilation

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 03, 2017

Google has pushed Angular 5 out, adding build optimizations, incremental compilation, and better support for internationalization, among others.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TypeScript 2.6 Adds Strict Parameter Contravariance and More

by Sergio De Simone Follow 9 Followers on  Nov 01, 2017

Among new features in TypeScript 2.6 are a new flag to enforce strict parameter contravariance and improved tooling.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Microsoft Releases TypeScript 2.4

by David Iffland Follow 3 Followers on  Jun 29, 2017

Microsoft has released version 2.4 of TypeScript. This version adds support for dynamic imports -- an ECMAScript 2018 feature -- and string-based enums.

Development Follow 466 Followers

Zero Runtime Exceptions in Production with Elm

by Sergio De Simone Follow 9 Followers on  May 31, 2017

At QCon London 2017, Richard Feldman, software engineer at noredink and author of “Elm in Action” from Manning, explained how their decision to switch to Elm led to a 100,000 LOC system running in production with zero runtime exceptions since 2015. Here, we provide a brief summary of Feldman’s key points.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TypeScript 2.3 Adds Generic Default Arguments, Async Iterators Support, and More

by Sergio De Simone Follow 9 Followers on  Apr 29, 2017

TypeScript 2.3 extends the language syntax by adding support for declaring defaults for generic type parameters and for async generators and iterators. It also aims to improve integration with existing JavaScript code with a new compile option and introduces official support for language server plugins.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

Visual Studio Code 1.9 Extends Tasks, Improves Markdown Support and Terminal Performance

by Sergio De Simone Follow 9 Followers on  Feb 08, 2017

Following its monthly release cycle, Microsoft Visual Studio Code has reached version 1.9, which includes support for multiple-command tasks, synchronized markdown preview, faster terminal, and more.

JavaScript Follow 284 Followers

TypeScript 2.1 Released

by David Iffland Follow 3 Followers on  Dec 12, 2016

Microsoft has released version 2.1 of TypeScript, bringing a slew of productivity improvements and adding much needed functionality to code emitted for today's web browsers.

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


Recover your password...

Follow

Follow your favorite topics and editors

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

Like

More signal, less noise

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

Notifications

Stay up-to-date

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

BT