Why so many new languages? Isn't good old Java good enough? Why Kotlin?
Kotlin is an open-source project developed by JetBrains, creators of IntelliJ IDEA and ReSharper, with the help of the community.
This talk tries to explain the reasons standing behind the trend of creating new programming languages for the JVM platform and the motivation to create one more language. It also gives an overview of the language in its present state and a perspective we have for the future. Among other things, the following features will be covered (in the talk and/or workshop):
To find out more about Kotlin, please refer to http://kotlin.jetbrains.org