In order to resolve many of the high-impact bugs, Typescript 2.0 will be requiring Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Update 3. It is known that company is trying to improve its language service and provide smarter tools.
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Control flow analysis is not a new concept to Typescript as it is existing since 1.8. But in the new release, it has been enhanced to produce the most specific type possible. With the help of non-nullable, it is now possible for Typescript 2.0 to perform much more complex checks.
The reactions for the new release has been positive so far. It is said that this is the massive leap forward for the Typescript and that moving back to the old and plain ECMAScript will pretty much be impossible now.
Developers will be able to use the latest release by downloading the Typescript 2.0 for Microsoft Visual Studio 2015.