Coffeescript vs Typescript

With the arrival of Typescript 2.1, it seems like a good time for a comparison between coffee-script and typescript. JavaScript is a powerful language, no question. One of the main issues however is code readability and that leads to difficult maintenance in the future. On teams this becomes and even larger issue as newer team […]

Why learn Coffeescript?

For some of us who’ve been programming JavaScript since it’s early days in the 1990’s, it’s hard to understand why we should learn yet another programming language, and one which converts into JavaScript which we already know. The idea with CoffeeScript they say is an attempt to expose the good parts of JavaScript in a […]