Learning TypeScript by Writing a Game (PacMan)

Want to learn a new programming language?  Tired of the usual Line-of-Business tutorials? Then write a game! I’ve always said that the best way to learn a new language is to write a game with it.  You’ll come across many problems when writing a game that … Read more


What’s the Deal with TypeScript?

Two weeks ago at EmberConf, we announced [Glimmer.js](https://glimmerjs.com/), a component-based library for writing superfast web applications. In the demo video, we use TypeScript to write our Glimmer components. Some people have been asking, what’s the... (more…)

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Hybrid Types in TypeScript

Yesterday I’ve been refactoring one of our internal library in GWI from JavaScript to TypeScript. As a JavaScript veteran I like to use some edgy non-conventional & pre-ES 2015 coding styles. I’m not using prototype, class or this much often. I’...

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Setting up TypeScript with Node.js

Whilst it can front-load some of the effort required to build a large-scale JavaScript application, over the last couple of years I've found TypeScript to be something that protects both you (or future you) and the people you work with the longer a projec... (more…)

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