Author Archives: Ken Sodemann

Couchbase Lite is a full-featured NoSQL database that runs locally on mobile devices. The Offline Storage plugin, built and maintained by Ionic as part of Ionic Native, makes it easy to take advantage of the Couchbase Lite database to create your application using an offline-first architecture. This allows you to offer your users a fast […]

Testing an app is always an important step to take before releasing, but it can often hard to do. While Android allows users to just load arbitrary apps on their device, iOS is a much more closed ecosystem with their own rules. In order to send an app out for user testing, you have to […]

We have added a unit testing framework to Stencil. Stencil is a tool for building modern Web Components. Stencil combines some of the best features from traditional frameworks, but outputs 100% standards-compliant Custom Elements, part of the Web Component spec. The goals we had when adding the testing framework were simple: make it easy to […]

Many applications are built using Webpack. Stencil provides a Webpack plugin that makes it easy to include web components that have been built using Stencil in your Webpack built application. Please note that the Webpack plugin is not required to use web components built with Stencil in other applications. This plugin just gives you an […]