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Feb

Meteor + NPM, Meteor + React and more

A good crew of folks stopped by DevShop London this month to give interesting and timely talks about Meteor and the surrounding JavaScript ecosystem. Here’s a recap of the talks from this month. 

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Feb

Housing Hacks: MDG's Guide to the SF Bay Area Housing Hunt

How does a fullstack engineer, new City resident 

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Feb

Scaling sysadmin, Meteor + Electron, Cordova Improvements and more

Our first Meteor Night was a great success, and we were joined by some fine speakers from all over the Meteor community. Everybody had a cool app or interesting project to show us, so let's get right to it. 

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Feb

New in Galaxy: automatic pre-rendering of Meteor apps for SEO

Galaxy includes a number of features that make it the easiest way to deploy Meteor apps, including intelligent routing of clients and coordination of version updates. As of today, Galaxy now includes automated pre-rendering for Meteor applications. 

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Jan

Reactive GraphQL

The core of Meteor has always been its advanced yet easy to use data system, which makes it very easy to efficiently publish reactive data. Looking around, it’s clear to us that many developers across the wider software community – for example, apps that use a combination of Angular and Spring, or React and Rails – have similar needs. We’re eager to bring that technology to a broader array of apps, and we’re also excited to upgrade Meteor with better control over reactivity, support for more data sources and clients, and enhanced productivity for developers.

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Jan

Unlimited containers and meteorapp.com hosting for Galaxy Developer Edition

In the days following our announcement of Galaxy Developer Edition, we received thousands of requests to be invited. We share your excitement - Galaxy lets you easily and reliably deploy, scale, and monitor your Meteor app. And with Developer Edition, you can run your app in 512 MB containers for just $.035 / GB / hr, which equates to roughly $13 / container / month. This compares favorably with other ways of running your Meteor app. Nate Strauser migrated weworkmeteor.com to Galaxy and wrote up a helpful guide on how he did it.

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Jan

Introducing the Meteor Guide

Meteor has always been one of the easiest full-stack frameworks to get started with thanks to the quick introductory tutorial. There are also lots of specific tips for advanced developers on various blogs and Stack Overflow. What’s been missing, though, is a complete resource for everything you need to build a production JavaScript app in Meteor - from frontend UI interactions to backend server code to deployment, analytics, and monitoring.

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Dec

Meteor in 2015: A Look Back

2015 was a big year for Meteor! In case you haven’t been keeping up on all the latest news, we’ve put together a brief list of some things you should be aware of going into 2016. We’re sure we missed a few, so feel free to add your own in the discussion section below this post.

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Dec

Lots to Celebrate in 2015

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Dec

In a Galaxy not far away: force kill a container

Galaxy runs your app in Docker containers. We’ve heard from our customers that sometimes when things go wrong, it’s easiest to simply destroy the containers that aren’t working, and start fresh. So today we’re launching the ability to force kill specific containers and spawn new ones with just a click.

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