Type: Programming language

Briefly explained: TypeScript is a programming language that builds on JavaScript and extends it by adding typing and other features. TypeScript was developed by Microsoft and is a so-called "superset" of JavaScript. This means that JavaScript code is also valid TypeScript code. TypeScript is mainly used in web development and in combination with frameworks like Angular, React and Vue.js. But TypeScript is also used in game and application development.

Known Companies that use TypeScript:

  • Asana: Development of the project management application
  • Dropbox: Web application development
  • Club of Code: Development of the platform