Funnily enough, after the previous conference report on this blog, I've got yet another one. I got to visit KotlinConf this year, these are my initial thoughts about it. Spoiler: it was awesome!
Let me invite you on a tour of Kotlin’s type system, exploring how some of the language constructs we take for granted in our everyday use - as they just "make sense" - work!
From Java Builders to Kotlin DSLs ➟
A step by step guide to wrapping an existing Builder-based API into a neat Kotlin DSL.
I've attended the Kotliners 2018 conference in Budapest this June. I think it went great, here's how I experienced it.
The Other Side of Stack Overflow
My experiences and thoughts after using Stack Overflow from the other side for over a year now, answering questions mostly under the Kotlin tag.
On "From Java to Kotlin and Back Again"
My thoughts on the allegro.tech article telling their tale of woe about Kotlin.
Top 10 Kotlin Stack Overflow questions, pt 3 - nulls and such
The third and final part covers topics of nullability and some small extras to wrap up the series.
Top 10 Kotlin Stack Overflow questions, pt 2 - the big ones
In the second part of the series, I'm covering various possible issues with using SAM conversions, as well as how to create "static" things in Kotlin.