Today, I’m thrilled to announce Ionic Framework 5 (Magnesium)! 🎉 This release includes iOS 13 design updates, a brand new API for creating your own custom animations, revamped Ionicons, updated Ionic colors, new starter designs, improvements to component customization, and more! All of these changes are made in the core of Ionic Framework, which also […]

Today, I’m excited to announce version 5 of Ionicons, a hand-crafted set of premium open source icons for use across web, iOS, Android, and desktop apps. Ionicons 5 builds on our previous Web Component icon foundation, bringing over 1200 icons and a totally new design approach. Over 1200 icons 👀 Ionicons 5 brings a massive […]

TL;DR, we’re re-releasing the CLI package under a new name, @ionic/cli! To update, first you will need to uninstall the old CLI package. $ npm uninstall -g ionic $ npm install -g @ionic/cli You will still interact with the CLI via ionic command, just how the CLI is installed has changed. And now, on with […]

The Release Candidate for Ionic 5.0.0 is finally here 🎉🎉! As you’ve probably heard already, Ionic 5 will bring major design updates and lots of exciting new features to the Framework. We’ve been working on it for exactly a year now (today is the anniversary of Ionic 4) and now we’re excited to share this […]

Building efficient animations has traditionally been hard. Developers are often limited by the libraries available to them as well as the hardware that their apps run on. On top of that, many of these animation libraries use a JavaScript-driven approach to running animations where they handle the calculation of your animation’s values at every step […]

Last month we announced Ionic React, and have been blown away by the reception from both the Ionic community as well as the React community. Today, we are excited to launch a companion project to Ionic React that makes tying into device hardware and APIs a breeze in an Ionic React project. You may have […]

Today we’re thrilled to announce the general availability of Ionic React, a native React version of Ionic Framework that makes it easy to build apps for iOS, Android, Desktop, and the web as a Progressive Web App. All with one code base, standard React development patterns, and using the standard react-dom library and huge ecosystem […]

Hey folks! I wanted to take a moment and share some comments/thoughts about a recently released update from Apple regarding web apps and the iOS App Store. Recently developers were sent out an email from Apple about Web Based Apps (noted as HTML5 Apps) in the App store. Before we jump into the post, let […]

Recently, Apple introduced a new App Submission warning stating that they are formally deprecating UIWebView. We wanted to let the Ionic community know what this warning is all about and how the Ionic team plans to address it. Update 01/15/2020: On December 23rd, 2019, Apple clarified plans for UIWebView: “The App Store will no longer […]

Today we are excited to announce that the Release Candidate for Ionic React has launched and is now available! We released the first Beta of Ionic React in February, and since then, we have received a ton of feedback and contributions from the community. Based on this feedback, we have been working to make Ionic […]

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