What's New in Angular?

Developer advocate from Google talks about what's new in Angular since last March release
21 September 2017   2760

Where has Angular come from since the v4 release in March, and where are things headed? Get a sneak peek of the upcoming release, hear about the latest thinking from the Angular team. 

Speker is Stephen Fluin, developer advocate from Google. Learn about how to try the latest updates to Angular, even before they are pushed to npm. We'll start of looking at how to update Angular, thoughts and workarounds regarding dependencies, and then take some time to try it yourself! Bring a laptop and your working 4.x project. Angular is Open Source and anyone could do this at any time from home, but this session is designed to give you some of the know-how while you are in a place where you can share your successes and challenges with the community and the Angular team.

WebStorm IDE to Get New Update

Version 2018.3 of one of the JetBrain's IDE has many new features and updates
22 November 2018   1766

JetBrains has introduced an update to the WebStorm integrated development environment. In version 2018.3, support for TypeScript 3.1, JSON format, as well as the ability to pull Requests for GitHub are implemented.

The main innovations WebStorm 2018.3:

  • Automatic import of characters from project dependencies in JavaScript, parameters have hints. Improved null and undefined checks.
  • New function "Suggest variable names."
  • TypeScript 3.1 support.
  • An accessibility check for HTML added. Also, developers have improved the removal of actions for HTML and JSX tags — the user no longer needs to start reformatting the code or do it manually.
  • Data from CSS files can be transferred to other files.
  • WebStorm now warns about undefined components of React.
  • Added support for Vuetify in the framework Vue.js.
  • In Node.js, an experimental function of workflows has appeared - they can be used for tasks that heavily load CPUs.

The changes also affected the development environment itself. For example, support for interceptions and pull requests for GitHub. Users have access to a new contrast theme.

In March 2018, version 2018.1 was released. In it, the developers added support for the Prettier code formatting service, as well as compact pop-up notifications with documentation for all supported languages