CHAPTER 1

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Dart’s Flightpath So Far

In this chapter we will introduce you the Dart programming language, including how Dart functions and what Dart is. We’ll see what structured programming is and how we can take advantage of it using Dart.

Dart brings us great advantages for web development. We will see these advantages compared to JavaScript or jQuery on the client side as well as Dart’s most interesting functionalities.

What is Dart?

Dart is an open-source, structured, and flexible programming language developed by Google, particularly oriented for web development, but not exclusively. This new programming language has arrived to make programmers ...

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