Is it time to ditch Flow in favor of Typescript?

Pavel Ševčík on December 02, 2018

Recently, I have been witnessing a lot of projects migrating to Typescript and have to ask myself the same question. Is it time to stop using Flow ... [Read Full]
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I am switching from flow to typescript because I have a new employer and that's what they use.
I think flow is better with eslint.
I was using react with eslint and I extended it with the airbnb eslint lib.
The airbnb plugin was really good, warning me about things like unused states, stateless components etc.
I haven't been able to match all the features with tslint yet, but overall I find tslint a lot less problematic


TSLint will actually be deprecated in favor of ESLint and its Typescript plugin. (source:


Nice language, I might give it a try someday, but it's too different. All I need is Javascript with static types.

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