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

Announcing TypeScript 2.8

TypeScript 2.8 is here and brings a few features that we think you’ll love unconditionally! 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 help provide nice things like… Read more

Announcing TypeScript 2.8 RC

Today we’re excited to announce and get some early feedback with TypeScript 2.8’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

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