Statically typed programming language for modern multiplatform applications opens access for Kotlin 1.2. The list of changes is not so big though contains several features:
The single notable language feature proposed in this milestone is array literals, whose usages are constrained to annotation arguments.
- Standard library
The release features two KEEPs (Kotlin Evolution and Enhancement Proposals) regarding the standard library API. The first is KEEP-49 introducing additional operations and conversion extensions for BigIntegerand and BigDecimal types. The second one is KEEP-11 which covers a number of functions related to partitioning collections and sequences.
Check out Kotlin’s changelog to see the full list of changes.