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UI Development Environment "Storybook 4" Supports Six New View Layers, Including Ember and MarkoJS

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Nov 07, 2018

The Storybook 4.0 release adds support for six new view layers including Ember, MarkoJS, and Svelte, and updates its dependencies to Webpack 4 and Babel 7.

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JetBrains Releases React-Based "Ring UI" 1.0 Web UI Components

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Nov 05, 2018

The RingUI 1.0 release introduces a new visual language for components within light and dark environments, adds support for CSS properties and modules, and adds new Message, Tabs, and Toggle components.

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React Conf 2018 Introduces React Hooks and React 16.7 Alpha

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Nov 01, 2018

The recent React Conf 2018 includes the alpha release of React 16.7, a Hooks proposal for using state and other React features without writing classes, and several promising third-party React packages.

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Babel 7 Release Improves Support for ES.Next Proposals and TypeScript

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Oct 29, 2018

The Babel 7 release includes many significant changes and improvements including support for TypeScript transpilation and a better approach to managing ES.Next proposals.

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Next.js 7 Released with 40% Faster Builds

by Jacob Clark Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 30, 2018

The Next.js team has announced version 7 of their open-source React framework. This release of Next.js focuses on improving the overall developer experience with 57% faster boot times and 40% faster builds in development, improved error reporting and WebAssembly support.

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Uber Announces Open Source Fusion.js Framework

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Aug 16, 2018

Uber Announces Fusion.js, an open source "Plugin-based Universal Web Framework." Uber builds hundreds of web-based applications, and with web technologies changing quickly and best practices continually evolving, it is a challenge to have hundreds of web engineers leverage modern language features while staying current with the dynamic nature of the web platform.

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JSUI, a UI Toolkit for Managing JavaScript Apps

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 10 Followers on  Jul 06, 2018 2

JSUI introduces a visual tool for creating and managing JavaScript applications. The project provides utilities and features for both front-end and back-end applications, and most of its features are independent of underlying JavaScript frameworks.

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Universal React Framework Next.js Releases Version 5.0

by Kevin Ball Follow 3 Followers on  Feb 09, 2018

Next.js, an open source toolkit for universal React.js applications, has reached version 5.0. This release improves configurability of Next.js applications, adding better server-side webpack support and a plugin system for modular configuration. It also adds first-class TypeScript support, better support for React alt-libs like Preact, and a multi-application composition feature called Zones.

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Facebook to Relicense React under MIT

by Abel Avram Follow 12 Followers on  Sep 23, 2017

Facebook has decided to change the React license from BSD+Patents to MIT to make it possible for companies to include React in Apache projects, and to avoid an uncertain relationship with the open source community.

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What's Expected from React, Angular, and Vue in 2017

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Dec 30, 2016 8

JavaScript continues to see tremendous excitement and 2016 was an impressive year. See what's expected from React, Angular, and Vue.js going into 2017.

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Ashley Nolan Surveys State of JavaScript Tooling in 2016

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Dec 15, 2016

Ashley Nolan asked 4,715 front-end developers about the tools they use in 2016. While many developers continue to use jQuery, React and Webpack are beginning to dominate the ecosystem.

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TypeScript 2.1 Released

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Dec 12, 2016

Microsoft has released version 2.1 of TypeScript, bringing a slew of productivity improvements and adding much needed functionality to code emitted for today's web browsers.

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Pinterest's Switch to Universal JavaScript and React

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Nov 29, 2016 1

The story of Pinterest's switch to React is really the story of re-architecting their Django server-side engine to use universal JavaScript for template rendering.

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Next.js Offers Simple Universal JavaScript Framework Based on React

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 31, 2016

Next.js is a universal JavaScript framework based on React. It has a simple setup and uses extensions to the React component model to provide server-based component rendering with the ability to continue rendering on the client.

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Webpack Dashboard Improves UX over Console Output

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Aug 18, 2016

A new tool, Webpack Dashboard, offers to improve the UX for those that use the popular Webpack module builder.