And why you should be using it...

Adessa Tech talks

By: Rafael Poveda

what you should expect from this talk

  • Not an expert
  • Not a workshop
  • ​Introduce you TS and why you should give it a try



What's TypeScript?

Anders Hejlsberg

TS is superset of JS

What's TypeScript?

TypeScript refers to the language and the compiler


  • Use future ES features
  • Add static types to ES

ES8 proposal for including types:


TypeScript features

Reason #1

One of the most loved technologies in 2017 ❤️

(and good paid 💰💰)

Most popular technologies in 2017

*64000 devs Stackoverflow survey



Most loved technologies in 2017

*Loved means people who use the technology and wants to keep using it

Best paid technologies in 2017

🇬🇧 ✈️ 💰💰💰💰

The State of the Octoverse 2017


Reason #2



Reason #3


Mantaining large codebase it's hard 😔... But it could be easier with TS 🙃

“TypeScript enable a softer on-boarding in big projects and allow developers to focus on exposed API rather than having to knowing all the code by heart” - Charly Poly


Why you shouldn’t be using Typescript 😱😱😱

  • Small projects that prefer flexibility. ✅
  • No time for learning new technologies. 😒
  • Prefer to use flow and keep using babel. 

Typescript and why you should be using it

By Rafael Poveda

Typescript and why you should be using it

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