Victor tells us the story of moving JetBrains Toolbox from C++ to 100% Kotlin. JetBrains Toolbox is a small app that is the single entry point for developing with JetBrains IDEs. It allows you to automatically download and update your IDEs, and open all your projects with a single click. Continue reading
We sit down to talk to Nikolay Igotti, who's now leading the efforts of Compose for Desktop at JetBrains. We talk about why the need for a new UI framework for Desktop, how Compose for Desktop works, and what's planned for the future.