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.

Meteor

Meteor Roadmap!

The Meteor roadmap has been updated! Lots of stuff being tracked, and it's great to see what is to come in the near future.

Scaling Meteor A Year On

A very informative article detailing scaling Meteor, and lessons learned along the way.

Introducing TMC 3.0

The Meteor Chef has launched version 3.0 of the site, and it's now 100% Meteor. Ryan also explains the technical feats of the newest version, along with the new membership feature.

Transmission #16 Notes

A nice transcription of the last Transmission podcast. If you haven't listened to it yet, you can on youtube.

React

React Redux v5.0.0

The official bindings for Redux in React has released version 5.0.0! This version includes significant performance improvements in common usage patterns, and a couple more new features. 

React Elements vs Components

There is some confusion around what a React Element is vs a Component. Here is a great article demystifying the difference.

How I learned React and how you can too

It can be difficult to navigate React if you are getting started. Don't fret, just start! Here's a great article of what to expect, and where to begin learning.

GraphQL

Learn Apollo: Build GraphQL Apps with React, React Native or Exponent

This is super cool. The easiest step-by-step tutorial to get started with Apollo Client, and you get to do it with Pokémon!

Apollo Client Developer Tools

GraphQL debugging tools for Apollo Client in the Chrome developer console!


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