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Will JavaScript type annotations kill TypeScript?
The creators of Svelte and Turbo 8 both dropped TS recently saying that "it's not worth it".
Yes: If JavaScript gets type annotations then there's no reason for TypeScript to exist.
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No: TypeScript remains the best language for structuring large enterprise applications.
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TBD: The existing user base and its corpensource owner means that TypeScript isn’t likely to reach EOL without a putting up a fight.
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I hope they both die. I mean, if you really need strong types in the browser then you could leverage WASM and use a real programming language.
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I don’t know and I don’t care.
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AUTHOR PROFILE
Dormain Drewitz
Dormain Drewitz

Dormain Drewitz is vice president of product marketing and developer relations at PagerDuty. Prior to PagerDuty, she led product marketing and content strategy for VMware Tanzu and held similar roles at Pivotal and Riberbed Technology. She also spent over five years as a technology investment analyst, closely following enterprise infrastructure software companies and industry trends. Dormain holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of California at Los Angeles.