Lies We Tell Ourselves Using TypeScript v2 [eng]
How safe is TypeScript's type safety? How much can you trust your statically typed code? Can you even consider TypeScript's type system "strong"? In this talk, we look at situations where TypeScript fails badly and learn why things have to be that way. We talk about trade-offs, workarounds, and ultimately solutions for all the damn, terrible lies we tell ourselves when using TypeScript.
- Stefan is an architect and developer based in Austria
- He is the author of "TypeScript in 50 Lessons" (Smashing Magazine, 2020) and "The TypeScript Cookbook" (O'Reilly, 2023)
- In his spare time, he organizes ScriptConf and Rust Linz
- Stefan enjoys Italian food, Belgian beer, and British vinyl records
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