The desire to create a new language has come from my own experiences in programming in a framework I’ve built, Motorcycle.js and the language TypeScript. Motorcycle is very similar to the more popular project Cycle.js. In my current place of employment we are building a rather large and complex application and we have felt the language barriers of ECMAScript and TypeScript much more than we have the programming patterns we have come to use.
This is, currently, a very informal and non-exhaustive list of things I wish a single programming language would have. This language would likely to be very opinionated, and geared towards functional and reactive web applications. In many ways, but not all, I’d like to see a language designed around the programming patterns of Cycle and Motorcycle.
I hope to develop this language in the future, unless someone else beats me to it! Following this is a