Angular is here!

The Angular team released Angular

See this blogpost for all detail.

Although this is seems a large update, in fact there are only some minor breaking changes.

Angular made a update guide available here, so you can see exactly what you need to update in your excisting projects.

Improved and new in this version

  • Build optimizer creates smaller JavaScripts bundles which increase the boot speed of your application for your users.
  • Angular Universal improvements. Added State transfer API and more options for DOM manipulation.
  • Many compiler improvements to develop faster with Angular and decrease the size of the JavaScript bundles.
  • Angular Forms improvements.
  • Updated to RxJS 5.5.
  • More router lifecyle events.
  • Angular CLI v1.5 fully supports Angular

How to update to Angular

To update to the latest version of Angular for your new projects, follow these steps:

Uninstall the old version (globally)

npm uninstall -g @angular/cli

Install the new version (globally)

npm install -g @angular/cli@latest



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