Google announced the release of a new language "Kotlin" for android developers, in May 2017 at Google I/O (Innovation in the Open). Kotlin is a programming language developed by Jetbrains.
Concise Code Structure:
Kotlin is expressive as well as a concise programming language. It is easily interoperable with the already existing Android languages. Less code results in fewer bugs. Kotlin provides high readability, simplicity, and more features to the app development process.
Safe and Reliable:
Kotlin is a safe language as it contains security features for immutability and nullability. Moreover, Kotlin’s compiler authenticates the accuracy of the programs that result in less chance for runtime crashes.
Interoperable with Java:
Since Kotlin is a java based programming language and interoperable, hence both Java and Kotlin generate similar bytecodes. The Kotlin-Java combination can work very well for your Android project and you can opt for converting your entire Java codebase into Kotlin.
Kotlin is highly recommended for server-side development. It maintains compatibility with existing Java-based technology stacks.
Functions can be created in Kotlin with the operators and extensions. It provides the potential to expand a class with advanced functionalities without disturbing the class or implementing any kind of design patterns like "Decorator". These functions help to stretch the functionalities of classes without affecting the codes.
It is under the big examples of utilizing the Kotlin framework, for the development of their android application. The brand is a popular image sharing platform that is now legally transferred from Java to Kotlin.
It is a customized tool used for designing android packages by providing customized logics and maintaining the dependencies. Since Kotlin gives support to both IDEA and Eclipse, Gradle’s end users get full IDE support for refactoring to autocompletion and everything in the middle.
It is an open-source, fully-featured, client app of Twitter. It provides personalization of themes, unlimited accounts management and rectifies unwanted tweets. The performance of the app is excellent as well as smooth and it is developed via Kotlin.
The Spring Framework offers a broad configuration and programming model for the development of Java-based apps on every platform.
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