Kotlin

MCE 2017: Svetlana Isakova, Coroutines in Kotlin

The async/await feature allows you to write the asynchronous code in a straightforward way, without a long list of callbacks. Used in C# for quite a while already, it has proved to be extremely useful. In fact, async/await is an implementation of a more general concept of coroutines, which first appeared more than 50 years […]

Kotlin

Kotlin on Android (en) – Svetlana Isakova, JetBrains

Droidcon Paris 2015 Apple has introduced “a better language” for iOS developers. But what options do we have for Android? Surely Kotlin should be under consideration! Android Studio is now based on Intellij Idea, the “native” environment for Kotlin. Kotlin is a modern language for industry. It can help you reduce the amount of code […]