TypeScript 2.0 adds a "lib" compiler option that gives you more granular control over which built-in API declarations to include in your project.
Posts in November 2016
TypeScript 2.0 introduces a new primitive type called "never", the type of values that never occur. It helps model the completion behavior of functions more accurately.
TypeScript 2.0 introduces more literal types. In addition to string literal types, we can now declare boolean, numeric, and enum literal types.
TypeScript 2.0 implements tagged union types, a special kind of union types that share a common property. Here's how you can use them in practice.