Announcing TypeScript 2.7

Today we’re proud to announce the release of TypeScript 2.7! If you’re not familiar with TypeScript, it’s a language that brings optional static types to JavaScript by building on JavaScript itself. Running TypeScript code through its compiler emits clean readable JavaScript that runs on any browser, and can also make bleeding-edge ECMAScript features you write… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.7 RC

Today we’re publishing the Release Candidate of TypeScript 2.7. To get started with the RC, you can access it through NuGet, or use npm with the following command: npm install -g typescript@rc Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) can install TypeScript 2.7 RC from here, and Visual Studio 2017 users using version 15.2… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.6

TypeScript 2.6 is here in time for Halloween, but have no fear! We’ve got some great treats for you in this release. If you haven’t heard of TypeScript, it’s a language that builds on top of the most up-to-date versions of JavaScript by adding optional static types. These types don’t just help catch things like… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.6 RC

TypeScript 2.6 RC is now available! To get started with the latest stable version of TypeScript, you can grab it through NuGet, or use the following command with npm: npm install -g typescript@rc Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) can install TypeScript 2.6 RC from here, and Visual Studio 2017 users using version… Read more

TypeScript Turns 5

This past weekend marked 5 full years since we released TypeScript publicly! Just half a decade ago, we announced our project with the ambitious goal of “getting JavaScript development to scale.” At the time, it was clear to us that JavaScript’s usage was growing, but with that, so were many of the pain points as… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.5

Today we’re happy to bring you TypeScript 2.5! If you’ve read our RC announcement, we’ve got a few new items that we’re proud to highlight! If you’re not familiar with TypeScript, it’s a typed superset of JavaScript. More simply put, it’s just JavaScript with optional static types. Static types can make it easier to maintain your… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.5 RC

Announcing TypeScript 2.5 RC Today we’re happy to announce our RC of TypeScript 2.5. To get started with the latest stable version of TypeScript, you can grab it through NuGet, or use the following command with npm: npm install -g typescript@rc Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) can install TypeScript 2.5 RC from here, and Visual… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.4

Today we’re excited to announce the release of TypeScript 2.4! If you haven’t yet heard of TypeScript, it’s a superset of JavaScript that brings static types and powerful tooling to JavaScript. These static types are entirely optional and get erased away – you can gradually introduce them to your existing JavaScript code, and get around… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.4 RC

Today we’re releasing our RC of TypeScript 2.4. To get started with the latest stable version of TypeScript, you can grab it through NuGet, or use the following command with npm: npm install -g typescript@rc Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) can install TypeScript from here, and Visual Studio 2017 users using Update… Read more

New TypeScript Quick Starts and Updates from Build 2017

Last week Microsoft hosted its annual Build conference close to home in Seattle. Build is the single largest developer-focused conference that the company hosts, and draws a huge crowd from around the world! The TypeScript team had the pleasure of meeting some friendly faces of our community, along with plenty of new people who were… Read more