Looking back, looking forward

Year in review: Angular in 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, it’s good to stop and take a look at how things have gone over the past twelve months. Today, we’re looking at Angular: what happened this year and what’s next for our favorite framework.

Business as usual

Angular 5 is here

Version 5.0.0 of Angular, pentagonal-donut is here! This major release contains an abundance of new features and bugfixes; its aim is to continue the Angular team’s focus on making it smaller, faster, and easier to use. But even though we’re still in awe of the release, it’s business as usual for the Angular team.

Mistakes to avoid

When to use NgRx reactive extensions for Angular

Angular lets developers achieve higher performance levels, in addition to great speeds and tooling. However, there are still questions that have remained unanswered. In this article, you will learn more about what is NgRx and what are the benefits of using the extension for Angular. Lolita Rogers will also indicate some core mistakes and how NgRx features will help solve them.

This should help you decide if Angular is the best choice for you

Angular — The good and the bad

Stack Overflow recently analyzed the most dramatic technology increases and decreases and, naturally, we weren’t surprised to see that the Angular tag rules over the ‘most dramatic increase’ top. However, this doesn’t mean Angular is spotless — it has both benefits and disadvantages. Let’s dissect them.