Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 10th Oct 2011 20:14 UTC, submitted by twitterfire
General Development "Google has released an early version of Dart, a new programming language designed to take some of the pain out of developing applications for the Web. But while it's an evolutionary improvement on JavaScript, Dart faces a hard uphill battle for acceptance."
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RE[2]: js
by vivainio on Tue 11th Oct 2011 18:45 UTC in reply to "RE: js"
vivainio
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If I understand correctly it is possible to translate Dart into Javascript. Please look at Point 3. in this file https://code.google.com/p/dart/source/browse/branches/bleeding_edge/...


Check out what Dart "Hello World" looks like when compiled to Javascript:

https://gist.github.com/1277224

No kidding.

CoffeeSctipt, OTOH, maps to JS quite directly.

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