Weekly round-up: Angular v6.1.0 beta.1, IntelliJ IDEA 2018.2, JAX mag & more
Every Monday we take a step back and take a look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week we had fresh news on Angular v6.1.0 beta.1, IntelliJ IDEA 2018.2, a brand new JAX mag issue, and more!
On the road to Angular v7
Beta season continues for Angular v6.1.0 with a few minor fixes! This week’s bug fixes come with some improvements for the compilers and core for both 6.1.0 and 6.0.6.
- compiler: support
.in import statements. (#20634) (d8f7b29), closes #20363
- core: Injector correctly honors the @Self flag (#24520) (ccbda9d)
heck out our review on the full list of the new features and bug fixes here.
Keeping track of IntelliJ IDEA 2018’s progress
It’s time for another EAP build for 2018.2!
If you are interested in the full review of the updates so far, check it out here.
Vue.js vs React: Battle of the GitHub stars
Remember when the “battle” was between Angular and React? That’s no longer the case. These days, you’re either on Vue.js’ side or you’re a React fan.
And according to a fun GitHub repo, Vue.js has more stars than React. Check it out here. However, just because Vue.js has more stars, this doesn’t mean it has won the war. On the contrary, it has just begun.
Do you have a different opinion? Participate in our poll and make your voice heard!
React Native status 2018
React Native will soon undergo a new internal rearchitecture. What will be added and changed?
Since its release, developers have been asking themselves if React Native is here to stay or if it’s too new to predict its future. It makes creating apps easy and is preferred by many mobile app developers for its wealth of features – including a great UI and ease of converting apps.
The past five years have been a winding road, so we had a look at the status of React Native and see what ground it has covered, and what uncharted territory is yet to be explored.
JAX Magazine is out!
Most programmers form very strong opinions on their choice of tools which is why the IDE discussion can easily turn into a minefield. Let’s steer away from trouble and focus on the options instead. This issue is *all* about IDEs!
Take a look at what there is inside this issue here.
Trivial pursuit: Sauce Labs edition
The weekly pub quiz is here again to challenge you!
In last week’s trivia, the Sauce Labs Team challenged us with a series of interesting trivia questions! Test your knowledge here… if you dare!