AiA 171: Why People Are Sticking With AngularJS (1.x)

Charles Max Wood
Joe Eames
Alyssa Nicoll
In the episode of Adventures in Angular the panel discusses why people are sticking with Angular JS (1.x). The panel talks about the pros and cons of working in Angular 1.x. Chuck talks about a quick poll and about those who are still using AngularJS 1.x and not Angular 2.x. The discussion covers resources, expertise, familiarity, community, stability, RXJS, etc. This is a great episode for those who want to learn more about reasons to why some abandon or stay with AngularJS 1.x.
In particular, we dive pretty deep on:
•Why are you still using with Angular 1.x, and not Angular 2.x

More people are experts in Angular 1.x
Example: Which iPhone are you using?
Changes, Stability, etc.
Keeping up with AngularJS
Bridging the Gap since 1.6
Upgrading to View
Working in View
Typescript and View working together
Comparison to Politics
Using Backbone
Reason to moving on to new platforms
Consider testing and take off the beta tag
New versions every month – Typescript, release schedule for Angular
DSL Decorators
Angular 2 material
Comparison Charts of Angular 1.x and Angular 2.x
Fixing what is not broken
Google supporting Angular 1.x
NG Doc
Wanting to do AngularJS
Server-side render rendering
I need widgets.
Angular 1.x declining
and much more!


My Angular Story on Dev Chat TV
Indiegogo for View and React, and Elixir
JavaScript Daily 




NG Conf.