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.


Protect your database: Galaxy supports IP whitelisting!

Galaxy rolls out added support for IP whitelisting, a new, in-app system status, and improved docs for DNS and SSL.

Transmission Ep 17: Meteor team ++, code splitting, Apollo subscriptions

In this episode, Paul and Sashko talk about new team members to the Meteor team, Meteor deployment to Now, code splitting, Kadira shutting down, future of Mantra, Apollo update, service workers / progressive web apps, and the remote Meteor shell

Apollo Subscriptions For Meteor Users

A comprehensive look at Apollo’s subscriptions vs Meteor's Livedata, so you can evaluate what you’ll trade-off by switching. I'm personally super excited about the future of Apollo subscriptions.

Using Promises and async/await in Meteor – Meteor Blog

An article that focuses on how we can make effective use of code from the wider JavaScript ecosystem (particularly npm packages) in Meteor server-side code.

Getting Started with Meteor

Ryan documents how to get started with Meteor in 2017. He sums up some great points regarding the ecosystem and how Meteor is more viable than ever in todays JavaScript environment.

Meteor and React, Build a Complete Application Using Meteor 1.4 and React

Meteor and React is a step-by-step walkthrough of how to build a complete application, explaining the concepts the entire way.

How to build a CMS-powered blog with Meteor

A step-by-step guide to creating a CMS-powered blog with MeteorJS and ButterCMS.


GraphQL & React tutorial (part 1/6)

A guide to using the latest production-ready tools to build modern apps in 2017

Apollo Client 0.8

A smaller, better and faster client for GraphQL



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