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I like trying out new frameworks and writing about them. Below you can find the latest articles I wrote.


Animating with Angular 2

December 7th, 2016 | 10 min read | angular, angular-cli, components, pokeapi

We’re getting pretty far already with our Pok√©dex. We’ve already implemented a service with the Pok√©api, an overview and a part of the detail page. The next thing I’m going to look at is how to animate stuff with Angular 2. If you’re just like me and enjoyed the good ol’ days with AngularJS 1.x, […]

Implementing your own pipes with Angular 2

December 6th, 2016 | 8 min read | angular, angular-cli, pipe, pokeapi

Now that we’ve set up a project with Angular 2, with a service to fetch data from our REST API and some components and routing to show an overview of pok√©mons, it’s time to show some more detailed data. The component I’m going to be working on will be using the PokemonAbilityInfo object, which contains […]

Writing your first component with Angular 2

November 23rd, 2016 | 12 min read | angular, components, materialize, pokeapi

In my last tutorial, we finished creating a service that has two functions for finding pok√©mons. First of all we have the findAll() function to return multiple pok√©mons (only basic info though) and secondly, we have the findOne() function which will return more detailed information about a single pok√©mon. Both of these are using the […]

Writing services with Angular 2 and RxJS

November 22nd, 2016 | 20 min read | angular, angular-cli, pokeapi, rxjs

In our last article, we’ve set up a project with Angular 2 using Angular CLI. Now that we have a project and we understand it, it’s time to start writing some code. In this series I will be creating a small Pok√©dex using the Pok√©api. The application will have two pages, a list of all […]