Mar 05 2017
I’ve always been fascinated by realtime data but at the same time scared about the quantity of code that you need to write to achieve that result:
One of the best solutions to have realtime applications is Firebase, it does really a lot and for hobbyists it is free as well. However every time that I had […]
Feb 18 2017
Angular-cli has simplified the life of a lot of developers reducing the startup time of a project and giving the ability to focus only on the code without wasting time in configurations.
However, a lot of angular developers (me included) were not able to use angular-cli because was not possible to change the configuration, adding new plugins or in general […]
Jan 25 2017
@Update: this post has been added to angular-seed wiki
Docker is a platform for developing, shipping and running applications using container virtualization technology.
In the past to deploy your application you needed to buy a physical server and that one has a lot of problems like: huge costs, waste resources, difficult to scale, hard to migrate.
To solve […]
Jan 23 2017
I used angular from almost 5 years (1.x and 2.x) but I never tried React and I want to see how it works and I want to have my own idea on which one is better or maybe when I should use one of them.
Most of the things that I’m going to describe in this […]
Jan 18 2017
Well-designed animations can make a UI not only more fun but also easier to use.
Angular’s animation system lets you build animations that run with the same kind of native performance found in pure CSS animations. You can also tightly integrate your animation logic with the rest of your application code, for ease of control.
Let’s do […]
Jan 05 2017
I’m a big fan of Angular Material2 and I have been using it from the alpha version. Unfortunately Material2 didn’t have any flex layout system so you needed to use an external one.
When Material2 beta1 was released they updated the readme.md file with amazing news:
this library is still in beta1 but according to my experience it looks stable and ready […]
Dec 23 2016
I’ve heard people talk about ngrx/store and Redux for the past 2 months but honestly I was always busy and I didn’t have time to experiment it.
Finally yesterday I decided to take a look at it and well… I can say that I’m really impressed and I don’t think that I’ll write applications without it.
Dec 13 2016
In the first post we built our application in AOT mode, now it’s time to create a library that is AOT compliant.
Most of you are thinking …”wait, is it not the same????” No it’s not, unfortunately it is not an easy job to find good resources and angular.io doesn’t help a lot for that.
Don’t worry we’ll figure […]
Dec 04 2016
@update: Updated the repo with webpack 2.2 angular 2.4.3 and ngtools 1.2.3
Most of you have already heard about ‘AOT and lazy loading’ and you’re struggling, without success, to setup it.
I’ll show you how to configure it and, if you’re really curious or you’re learning angular2, some technical details about AOT (at least you read the […]