A JavaScript like programming language created by Microsoft. Open source, and compiles to JavaScript.

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Why doesn't v8 compile typescript instead of javascript? [closed]

Since Typescript is just a superset of javascript (every javascript program is also a typescript program), I've got this idea - why doesn't v8 support typescript? or anything statically typed ...
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Design pattern for multiple companies in AngularJS

We are on the verge of launching v3 of our in-house product. v2 was written completely in AngularJS and V3 will be the same, but written completely in Typescript. We have a few customers that have ...
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Unit Testing a stateful framework such as Phaser?

I'm currently writing a game in TypeScript and the Phaser framework. Phaser describes itself as an HTML5 game framework that tries as little as possible to restrict the structure of your code. This ...
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Is there a reasonable way for a typescript class to derive from a dojo/dijit class?

DefinitelyTyped has a dojo solution which uses named modules and may work with legacy dojo and explicit typing, but these declarations do not facilitate typescript import since there are no anonymous ...
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Javascript/ui framework to compliment WebAPI/TypeScript/ASP.NET MVC? [closed]

We're about to venture into building a brand new SAAS application that needs to have a great looking and sophisticated front end. The UI is meant to be single-page, built on top of Web API and using ...
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coffeescript vs typescript vs JSX vs dart vs fantom [closed]

TypeScript website offer the following D3 example is there any comparison of the same D3 codes for the following languages available: CoffeeScript TypeScript JSX Dart Fantom It would be ...
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How does authentication work with ASP.NET (using Live ID and\or Windows Authentication)

I'm primarily a .NET desktop app programmer. Coming into the web world has been difficult. I'm trying to convert one of my Silverlight apps into HTML. But I'm having a hard time figuring out the ...
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Free Typescript editor with definition based code completion feature [closed]

I know that a plugin for Visual Studio exists. However i can't afford VS so i'm looking for a free alternative which can be used to code TypeScript and aware of the .d.ts definition files and can do ...
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TypeScript or JavaScript for noob web developer [closed]

Following the recent release by Microsoft of TypeScript I was wondering if this is something that should be considered for a experienced WinForm and XAML developer looking to get into more web ...
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Differences between TypeScript and Dart

Microsoft recently unveiled Typescript, a new JavaScript-like programming language. Some time ago, I heard about Dart, a new programming language created by Google to solve problems related to ...
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What is the motivation behind TypeScript?

We had JavaScript, then we had Flash, then we had Silverlight and then HTML5 ownd them all. So what is the motivation behind TypeScript? What problems are going to be tackled and what improvements ...