About the Book
Learn the Successor to Java Today!
- No programming background necessary.
- Summaries for experienced programmers.
- Easy steps via very small chapters ("atoms").
- Free accompanying exercises/solutions within IntelliJ Idea.
- Gives you a strong Kotlin foundation.
- Kotlin is cleaner, more consistent and far more powerful than Java.
- Increase programming productivity with Kotlin's clear, concise syntax.
- Produce safer, more reliable programs.
- Kotlin easily interacts with Java.
- Effortlessly migrate by adding pieces of Kotlin to an existing Java project.
- Support for Windows, Mac and Linux.
- Free version of Intellij IDEA includes extensive Kotlin support.
- Book resources, live seminars, workshops and consulting available at AtomicKotlin.com.
About the Authors
Bruce Eckel is the author of the multi-award-winning Thinking in Java and Thinking in C++, and a number of other books on computer programming including Atomic Scala. He's given hundreds of presentations throughout the world and puts on alternative conferences and events like the www.WinterTechForum.com and developer retreats. He lives in Crested Butte, Colorado. Bruce has a BS in applied physics and an MS in computer engineering. His blog is at www.BruceEckel.com and his consulting, training and conference business is www.MindviewLLC.com.
Svetlana began as a member of the Kotlin compiler team, and is now a developer advocate for JetBrains. She teaches Kotlin and speaks at conferences worldwide, and is coauthor of the book "Kotlin in Action".