Microsoft to Announce TypeScript 3.0 Release Candidate

Developers ask coders to provide them with feedback regarding new version of programming language
17 July 2018   558

Microsoft has announced the release candidate for version 3.0 of its TypeScript.

TypeScript 3.0, our next release of the type system, compiler, and language service, is fast-approaching! Today we’re excited to announce the Release Candidate of TypeScript 3.0! We’re looking to get any and all feedback from this RC to successfully ship TypeScript 3.0 proper.
 

TypeScript Team

Main features of TypeScript 3.0:

  • Project references
  • Extracting and spreading parameter lists with tuples
  • Richer tuple types
  • The unknown type
  • Support for React’s defaultProps

Learn more at official blog.

Tiobe February 2019 Index Released

Groove language is in top 20 again; it's popularity increased due to Gradle; Java is 1st
11 February 2019   991

In February, search engine statistics showed that the dynamically typed Groovy language is gaining popularity again. As analysts of TIOBE noted, it was already in the top twenty of the TIOBE index in 2016 on the wave of interest in the Jenkins system for continuous integration. Now it is pushed forward by the Gradle assembly automation system.

TIOBE Februry 2019 Index
TIOBE Februry 2019 Index

More analysts noticed that the language Hack this month entered the top 50, and TypeScript left it (in their opinion, temporarily). Since February last year, Python and C ++ swapped places, and again topped the list with Java and C.