Kotlin in Action

Kotlin in Action

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Kotlin is a new programming language targeting the Java platform. Itoffers on expressiveness and safety without compromising simplicity,seamless interoperability with existing Java code, and great toolingsupport. Because Kotlin generates regular Java bytecode and workstogether with existing Java libraries and frameworks, it can be usedalmost everywhere where Java is used today - for server-sidedevelopment, Android apps, and much more.Kotlin in Action takes experienced Java developers from the languagebasics all the way through building applications to run on the JVM andAndroid devices. Written by core developers of Kotlin, this examplerichbook begins by teaching the basic syntax of the Kotlin language.Then readers learn how to use features that let them build reusableabstractions, higher-level functions, libraries, and even entire domainspecific languages. Finally, the book focuses on details of applyingKotlin in real-world projects, such as build system integration, Androidsupport and concurrent programming.KEY FEATURES* Hands on examples* Tutorial for a new programming language* Teaches how to build Android applications* Written by core developers of KotlinAUDIENCEThis book is for experienced Java developers.ABOUT THE TECHNOLOGYKotlin is a new programming language targeting the Java platform. It offersexpressiveness and safety without compromising simplicity, seamlessinteroperability with existing Java code, and great tooling support.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 334 pages
  • 185.42 x 233.68 x 17.78mm | 618g
  • Manning Publications
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1617293296
  • 9781617293290
  • 23,761

About Dmitry Jemerov

Dmitry Jemerov has been working with JetBrains since 2003 and was one of the initial developers working on Kotlin.Svetlana Isakova is a Kotlin developer and a conference speaker.show more

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