Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Dart Developer Summit announcements: AngularDart 2.0 and more

The Dart Developer Summit is only 5 weeks ahead, and we’re excited about its agenda: 17 talks, many demos, 25 speakers, plus a lightning talks session and a panel discussion. Expect the full program soon on the site, but here’s a teaser:

  • Major improvements to the type system
  • Much better interoperability with JavaScript
  • Improved developer workflow
  • AngularDart 2.0
  • And much more

We will share more details as we approach the summit. Because the TypeScript flavor of Angular just released version 2.0 last week, we think it’s a good opportunity to share more details about AngularDart 2.0.

Besides the changes you’d expect, such as faster execution and reduced size (on which we’re already making a lot of progress), we will also have a better template compiler and some nice surprises for you.

The beta releases of AngularDart have been in production use at Google since January, in MLOC-sized apps. This has helped us to see what works well for large apps, and to improve the APIs accordingly.

We hope you’ll join us in person or online at the Dart Developer Summit in Munich. To learn about AngularDart, visit angulardart.org.