This is the first release of the year! 🎉
Babel 7.8.0 supports the new ECMAScript 2020 features by default: you don't need to enable individual plugins for nullish coalescing (
??), optional chaining (
?.) and dynamic
import() anymore with preset-env.
We also finished aligning our different configuration files with the formats natively supported by Node.js, a process that we started in the 7.7.0 release.
Lastly, Babel's CLI now supports two new options:
You can read the whole changelog on GitHub.