Coding Fun Kotlin How Kotlin makes your Java code better – Andy Balaam [ACCU 2019]

How Kotlin makes your Java code better – Andy Balaam [ACCU 2019]

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Concrete examples, based on real-world code, of how converting Java code to Kotlin improves it.

We will cover:

Reducing the amount of code for common patterns like value objects and default parameters

Preventing errors using immutability, null safety and explicit inheritance

Expressing ideas more directly using pattern matching, sealed classes and conditional expressions

Less verbose functional-style code like streams and lambdas

Clearer object structure with…

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