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More about functions in Kotlin

With Kotlin you can do much more with functions as compared to JAVA. Lets explore some of the features related to functions offered by Kotlin. If you are completely new to functions in Kotlin, then please read this: Getting Started with Kotlin – Tutorial 4 – Functions Local Functions In Read more…

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Getting Started with Kotlin – Tutorial 4 – Functions

Compared to JAVA, Kotlin has a different syntax when writing functions. Lets take a look at an example and then break down every line to understand it.

In kotlin, to define a function you have to use the fun keyword. After the keyword comes the function name and then the Read more…

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Getting Started with Kotlin – Tutorial 1 – Basic Syntax, Variables and Data Types

In the previous tutorial we saw the basic Hello World program written in Kotlin. Lets examine it more deeply.

Notice something weird? The main function is defined all by itself, its not inside a class, this is because Kotlin treats functions as first class citizens. “What does that means?” Read more…