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Headlines

Ember Blog - The Road to Ember 3.0

Reviews the upcoming Ember 3.0 release scheduled for next year.

Official Ember status board

A quick way to keep up to date about new and upcoming Ember features and initiatives.

Ember RFC #236 Final Comment Period - Browser Support Changes

This RFC covers Ember 3.0 support for IE11+ and drops support for PhantomJS.

Ember Data v2.16.0 Released

Ember Data 2.16 includes bugfixes and removes the dependency on Bower.


Rollbar
 


Reading

David Baker - Ember CLI as a Compiler

Slides from David's Ember Denver talk on new improvements to how Ember CLI works and compiles assets.

Dockyard - Encouraging iOS users to install your Progressive Web Apps in Ember

This blog post covers best practices for PWA installation on iOS 11.

Karol Galanciak - Test-Driven Ember.js Book

A free e-book that builds a full Test Driven Ember application from scratch.

Gokul Kathirvel - How we cut down our ember build time?

This short article shows a few quick wins to speeding up builds in large Ember apps.

Atomic Object - Data with Rails and Ember CLI, Part 1: Setting up the API

Part 1 in a series by Laura Robb looking at creating a full-stack application with Ember and Rails.

Atomic Object - Data with Rails and Ember CLI, Part 2: Building the Front End

Part 2 in a series by Laura Robb looking at creating a full-stack application with Ember and Rails.

Online Master's in Information Design and Strategy promoted

This online, part-time program at Northwestern University is taught by industry leaders and top professors


Code

new

Ember Raygun

An addon for adding Raygun v2 API tracking support to Ember Apps.

new

Ember Window Mock

A fastboot and testing compatible way to use the window object as a Service.

new

Ember Legacy Class Transform

Transforms native ES6 classes to Ember.Object compatible code.

new

Ember Dressy Table

An addon for powerful component based tables with support for filtering, sorting, and more.

new

Ember CLI Sanitize HTML

A simple Ember component for using the sanitize-html library.

new

Ember Simple QP

A simple and descriptive abstraction for declaring route query params.

new

Ember ARIA Slider

A WAI-ARIA compliant slider component.

new

Ember Floating Mobile Buttons

A set of floating button components for your Ember App.

updated

Ember Contextual Table v1.10.0 Released

An expressive table component built on Ember Contextual Components.

updated

Ember CLI Page Object v1.12.0 Released

Adds a new isPresent function to the great testing Page Object library.

updated

Ember Web App v2.1.0 Released

An Ember addon for quickly adding PWA manifest.json support.


Events

10th October

Atlanta

Ember open workshop night

11th October

Berlin

Emberfest Preconference Meetup

12th-13th October

Emberfest

The European Community Ember Conference

16th October

Belgium

Meetup reunion

18th October

Boston

Dan Gebhardt: Orbit.js with Ember.js & Dan Freeman: Contract Testing with Ember.js

19th October

Silicon Valley

Ember Project Night


 

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