First Impressions of AngularJS 2.0

Over the weekend I created a clone of Hacker News with Angular2. I've read a lot about the changes Angular 2 will have and I wanted to see for myself what it would be like to create an app. What would it be like? How will it be better than Angular 1? Will I enjoy writing an Angular 2 app? »

Building Hacker News With Angularjs

This week Hacker News announced its official API. This is really great news. Prior to this official API all 3rd-party apps resorted to scraping the website to as their data source, a brittle and unscalable practice. This new API provides a standard and efficient way to create 3rd-party Hacker News applications. »

Chartbeat Presents at Front-end Meetup

Last Thursday Chartbeat hosted the Frontend Innovators Meetup group at our office. The focus was Angular.js, and my co-workers and I had the good fortune of being presenters. Our goal was to share some of the experiences and insights we’ve gained over the past year working with Angular.js. »

An easy introduction to AngularJS

AngularJS doesn't do much. When you take it out of the box (i.e. load it on a webpage) you're only given five things to play with: modules, services, controllers, directives, and filters. »

Weekend Project: Bring The Salsa

There's been many times I've read of someone hacking together a project over a weekend. Appropriately titled a 'weekend hack' these projects have a finite beginning and end. And they've always seemed out of reach for me to accomplish. »