I'm Todd, I teach the world Angular through @UltimateAngular. Conference speaker and Developer Expert at Google.

Transclusion in Angular 2

Transclusion is an Angular 1.x term, lost in the rewrite of Angular 2, so let’s bring it back for this article just concept clarity. The word “transclusion” may be gone,...

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Component events with EventEmitter and "Output" in Angular 2

Angular 2 Components have a far better way of notifying parent Components that something has happened via events. There is no longer two-way data binding in Angular 2 in the...

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Passing data into Angular 2 Components with "Input"

Static Components can be great, however most Components have the need for data to be passed in and out of them. Usually we would pass data into a Component, the...

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Creating your first Angular 2 Component

This is a beginner level tutorial to ease you into Angular 2, although there are many resources online to create Components, these articles exist as part of a series. This...

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Angular .service() or .factory(), the actual answer

I was giving a workshop earlier this week, and as the workshop came to a close and people were leaving, an attendee asked if I could explain the difference between...

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Emulated or Native Shadow DOM in Angular 2 with ViewEncapsulation

Shadow DOM has long been a talking point on the web, and the Polymer project pushes the proof of concept quite nicely, however, adoption of “raw” Web Components (Shadow DOM...

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Bootstrapping your first Angular 2 application

The Angular 2 quickstart guide is a fantastic place to get started with the next version of Angular, however there are some crucial aspects of the tutorial that aren’t specifically...

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Joining Telerik as a Developer Advocate

Tuesday morning (23rd Feb) I set off for London Heathrow to fly to Austin, Texas to start my first week at Telerik as a Developer Advocate. For me, this has...

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$onInit and new "require" Object syntax in Angular components

The component() helper method shipped with so many great features to take us even closer towards Angular 2 syntax and integration. Let’s explore the $onInit method and the new require...

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Stateless Angular components

There were a tonne of interesting changes happening in the beta and release candidate phases of Angular 1.5, one of them was the introduction of the Component method, which saw...

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