HashBang Weekly

  • Meteor gives you a fantastic and solid base for building modern apps.
  • If you have been considering moving away from Meteor, some helpful tips from the team who built one of the first production at-scale meteor apps.
  • A neat tutorial using React and Meteor with Tokbox to build a simple video chat app.
  • Dean reiterates why Meteor is not going away any time soon.
  • ‘s your weekly dose of Meteor/GraphQL/React news.

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@meteorjs: HashBang Weekly – a curated newsletter for all things #meteorjs, #reactjs, and #graphql: by @KarlDanninger

HashBang (/hăsh•băng/) Weekly by OK GROW!

Here’s your weekly dose of Meteor/GraphQL/React news. Written by Karl Danninger with help from the rest of the team.

This episode of Transmission, Paul and Sashko dive into Redis Oplog tailing, Vue.js as a major contender as a front-end solution, and Apollo. Also some hints into Meteor 1.5. Also available as a podcast here.

If you have been considering moving away from Meteor, heres some helpful tips from the team who built one of the first production at-scale meteor apps.

Dean reiterates why Meteor is not going away any time soon. I agree with him. Meteor gives you a fantastic and solid base for building modern apps. I personally want to see performance and modularity have a bigger focus in future versions of Meteor.

A neat tutorial using React and Meteor with Tokbox to build a simple video chat app.

In this episode of the Meteor Club Podcast, Josh and Ben talk about Arunoda’s post about leaving Meteor, the Graphql Summit Videos, React v 15.4.0, and Yarn vs NPM.

Manual testing and deployment is a productivity killer. Here’s how to set up Meteor with Chimp testing on Galaxy using Circle CI. It can be frustrating to setup but once you’ve got it working, you’ll never go back to manual deployments.

A key performance tip for faster React applications is to optimize your render function.

Restdb.io is a simple, secure nosql database cloud service, perfect for creating a database driven website and backend with Auth0 authentication. It provides easy collaboration and data management with secured API-keys and powerful querying and aggregation capabilities.

You may have heard that Redux depends on “pure functions” from functional programming. Read on to find out what that means.

graphql-anywhere — a simple yet powerful client-side GraphQL utility.

Develop faster and better with the GraphQL type system.

Command-line utility to build production-ready servers with GraphQL.

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