IntelliCode for TypeScript/JavaScript

At Build 2018, Microsoft announced Visual Studio IntelliCode, a set of capabilities that provide AI-assisted development. In collaboration with the IntelliCode team, we are excited to announce that we are now bringing IntelliCode to TypeScript/JavaScript users through the IntelliCode extension for VS Code. What is IntelliCode?  IntelliCode augments your IntelliSense by recommending commonly used completion… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.2

TypeScript 3.2 is here today! If you’re unfamiliar with TypeScript, it’s a language that brings static type-checking to JavaScript so that you can catch issues before you even run your code – or before you even save your file. It also includes the latest JavaScript features from the ECMAScript standard on older browsers and runtimes… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.2 RC

Today we’re announcing TypeScript 3.2 RC, the release candidate of our next version of TypeScript. To get started using the RC, you can get it through NuGet, or use npm with the following command: npm install -g typescript@rc You can also get editor support for TypeScript 3.2 by: Downloading for Visual Studio 2017 (for version… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.1

Today we’re announcing the release of TypeScript 3.1! If you haven’t heard of TypeScript, it’s a language that builds on top of modern JavaScript and adds static type-checking. When you write TypeScript code, you can use a tool like the TypeScript compiler to remove type-specific constructs, and rewrite any newer ECMAScript code to something that… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.1 RC

Today we’re happy to announce the availability of the release candidate (RC) of TypeScript 3.1. Our intent with the RC is to gather any and all feedback so that we can ensure our final release is as pleasant as possible. If you’d like to give it a shot now, you can get the RC through… Read more

TypeScript and Babel 7

Today we’re excited to announce something special for Babel users. Over a year ago, we set out to find what the biggest difficulties users were running into with TypeScript, and we found that a common theme among Babel users was that trying to get TypeScript set up was just too hard. The reasons often varied,… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.0

TypeScript 3.0 is here! Today marks a new milestone in the TypeScript journey, serving JavaScript users everywhere. If you’re unfamiliar with TypeScript, it’s not too late to learn about it now! TypeScript is an extension of JavaScript that aims to bring static types to modern JavaScript. The TypeScript compiler reads in TypeScript code, which has… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 3.0 RC

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, so if you’d like to give it a shot now, you can… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.9

Today we’re announcing the release of TypeScript 2.9! If you’re not familiar with TypeScript, it’s a language that adds optional static types to JavaScript. Those static types help make guarantees about your code to avoid typos and other silly errors. They can also provide nice things like code completions and easier project navigation thanks to… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.9 RC

Today we’re excited to announce and get some early feedback with TypeScript 2.9’s Release Candidate. To get started with the RC, you can access it through NuGet, or use npm with the following command: npm install -g typescript@rc You can also get editor support by Downloading for Visual Studio 2015 (with Update 3) Downloading for… Read more