Happy Friday!

Here's your weekly dose of Meteor news written by Karl Danninger with help from the rest of the team at OK GROW!.

Core

Deploy to Galaxy Europe is now available!

Galaxy is now generally available in Europe! If you have data locality requirements or simply want better performance for European users, now is the time to make the switch to Galaxy

Making Use of Settings.json

In this guest post from Ryan Glover, aka "The Meteor Chef", learn how to use a settings.json file in your Meteor application securely and efficiently.

Community

Improve Meteor Performance with Kadira

Josh Owens walks through Kadira, and gives tips on how you can improve your Meteor performance.

Meteor Packages Statistics

BuiltWithMeteor scans Meteor apps in the wild and generates some statistics about Meteor versions and packages. It's a small sample (99 apps so far), but interesting anyway.

Chrome 51 broke 5 month old Meteor site

If you have a Meteor site that uses Iron Router and hasn't been updated lately you might want to check it in the newest version of Chrome.

MongoDB queries don’t always return all matching documents!

Here's an interesting article on an edge case where a MongoDB query might not return all matching documents.

Crater Remote Conference - Mobile Edition

This is a remote (online) conference about building mobile apps with JS. It features several Meteor-specific talks,

Autoform is dying (forums post)

A thread on the Meteor Forums on the future of Autoform.                                                  


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