Episode 64 - TypeScript with Orta Therox

Orta Therox is a (former) Compiler Engineer at Microsoft and core team member of TypeScript, a syntactical superset of JavaScript that adds optional static typing.

In this episode we discuss compiler engineering, whether JavaScript will ever incorporate a native type system, and why TypeScript will never have zero configuration.





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