Two years later, on October 7, 2014, the first stable version was released, under the code 22.214.171.124. Since then, the adoption of TypeScript has grown exponentially to position itself among the 5 most used languages.
A look back
- Being a language focused on “scripting”.
- The lack of strict typing.
- And the absence of elements such as interfaces and classes.
When it comes to web applications, NodeJS was still in its infancy and Bootstrap and JQuery dominated the front end. If we take the time machine we will find tweets like these: