Angular Ninja Newsletter – Issue #2

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William Grasel

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The Concepts


Mastering Types In JavaScript

Beside the fundamentals, here is “generally” everything you need to know about JavaScript types to build reliable business critical applications in the real world.

Top 3 things we learned about reusable designs and components

By G. Cullins, Sr. Director Portal App Development at Charter Communications.

Angular 5 New Features

Overview of Angular 5 New Features and Improvements.




Securing Angular+Node.js Apps using App ID

How to add user authentication to Single Page Applications using App ID.

Angular Unit Testing performance

I’ll show you what we use at ZyLab to achieve a decent execution speed of our tests for our Angular application. Just by using good old Jasmine and Karma.

A Guide To Debugging Angular Applications

Debugging is key to building any application.


Use cases


Creating a Simple Web App With Java 8, Spring Boot and Angular

We look at how to create a simple web app using various technologies such as Java 8, Spring Boot, Angular, Bootstrap CSS, SpringData JPA, REST, and H2.

Integrating Polymer 3 Components on Angular 5, more simple

About my experiments with Angular, Origami and Polymer 3.

Handling Errors in NgRx Effects

NgRx has hidden problems when handling errors in asynchronous code. This article describes how to avoid some of them.


Ng-conf presentations


Day 1 Keynote – Brad Green, Miško Hevery, Kara Erickson

ng-conf is a two day, single track conference focused on delivering the highest quality training in the Angular JavaScript framework.

Day 3 Keynote – Rob Wormald & Stephen Fluin


4 Presentations from ng-conf 2018 for Angular Apps\

Ng-conf is over now, but I am already starting to miss it.




Why Experts Popular JS Frameworks Might Expect Less Pay

How Angular relates to frameworks currently dominating front-end development.

jQuery’s Future with Angular, React & Vue

jQuery ruled JavaScript world for over a decade. Which impact do Angular, React and Vue.js have on jQuery? Is it obsolete? Or stronger than ever?
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