O'Reilly logo

Getting Started with Ionic by Rahat Khanna

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Ionic v2

The Ionic team has recently announced the alpha version of Ionic 2 at an Angular Connect conference in London in October 2015. The Ionic team has worked closely with the Angular 2 team to align the Ionic 2 perfectly with the Angular 2 release. This has also given the opportunity to improve the base architecture of Ionic and move towards more performant Hybrid Mobile Apps. Ionic 2 has an improved routing and navigation methodology and also an optimized way of integrating with native APIs.

New features

We will be discussing the new features in Ionic v2 briefly in this section.

Angular 2, ES6, and Typescript

As Angular 2 has decided to leverage ES6/ES2015, the latest version of JavaScript that supports classes and other exciting features, Ionic ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required