Happy Friday!

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

React, Meteor and Apollo training in SF

OK GROW! is teaching a 3-day workshop in San Francisco. Learn full-stack JS app development with React, GraphQL and Meteor. Use the code METEOR_WEEKLY for a 30% discount.

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Speak at GraphQL Summit!

The GraphQL summit is looking for speakers! If you are interested in attending, register now!

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An Introduction to the Apollo Stack for the Uninitiated

This post will give you the lowdown on Apollo and why you'd want to use it.

Meteor in front, phoenix in back - Part 2

Here's the second part of a neat series by Pete Corey on using Phoenix along with Meteor. Check out Part 1 if you missed it.

The State Of JavaScript: Front-End Frameworks

Here's a neat study done by Sacha on the current state of front-end frameworks.

Time for a Community Fork?

Take this thread with a grain of salt. There is a good discussion in here about developer needs, and the direction of Meteor. 

How to write asynchronous code in JavaScript (and Meteor)

Aryan at OK GROW! introduces a few common ways of writing asynchronous code in Javascript and Meteor.

Modernizing the Real Estate Industry with Meteor: An Interview with Qualia Founder Lucas Hansen

Qualia founder Lucas Hansen details their experience with Meteor, and why choosing Meteor allowed them to challenge existing tools by maximizing developer productivity, rapid prototyping, and application reactivity. 

That's it for this week! If you are interested in getting more involved with your local Meteor community find a meetup near you.

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