Typescript Mongo Express Angular.io Node (MEAN) Boilerplate

UPDATE: A cool starter kit has developed out of my initial Typescript MEAN seed / boilerplate! It currently uses Angular4 and is from mid 2017. Check it out!   I was a bit shocked when I searched for Typescript MEAN (Mongo-Express-Angular-Node) tutorials and boilerplate code (with Angular.io I mean Angular2 or above). There is some material, but it’s […]

How to write a library for Angular 2 and publish it to NPM

Using modular code is a good idea, and nothing is more modular than writing a library. Like this you can just publish your library to npm and then use it in all your projects. This can be useful if you have a component you want to reuse or share,  a service or just any piece of […]

Which UI-Router version should I install?

I don’t know why, but UI-Router doesn’t seem to be very clear about their versions, maybe they are ashamed of the old ones. However, this is really confusing and might lead you to install the wrong one. Their links just redirect me in a circle without providing me with any real idea what to install. […]

Angular 1 (ng1) vs Angular 2 (ng2) Two-Way Data-Binding for (nested) Components in 2017

Update: An article focusing more strongly on Angular 2 can be found here https://www.bersling.com/2017/05/24/communication-between-components-in-angular-2/. It also elaborates the observables concept in more detail. Two-Way Data-Binding has long been one of the unique selling points of Angular 1 (ng1 in the following), until people started to complain that it slows down the apps too much. This was one […]