Using Kotlin With Ktor to Create Web Apps

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When Google made Kotlin an official language for Android a few months ago at Google I/O, the language quickly gained a lot of popularity in the Android world. On the server side though, Kotlin is not as broadly adopted, and some people still seem to be cautious when backend services are involved. Other developers are convinced that Kotlin is mature enough and can safely be used for any server application in which Java could play a role otherwise.