Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

- It's Just JavaScript With Types

- It's Usable

- It Has Full Type Safety

Pick two.

I think the TypeScript is aware of the tradeoffs, have chosen the first two, and the result is a great developer/IDE experience for JavaScript programs (props!). Reason chooses the last two and creates a great experience for writing very safe web apps.

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact