Today I’m thrilled to announce the 2.0 release of Capacitor, Ionic’s native runtime that makes it easy to build web apps that run on iOS, Android, and on the web as Progressive Web Apps— all powered by a single codebase. Developers use Capacitor as a native app container for packaging and deploying their Ionic apps […]

Update: The publish to app stores feature is now available on all paid Appflow plans! 🎉 Upgrade your plan from the Appflow dashboard’s Subscriptions page. Today the Appflow team put the finishing touches on a brand new feature that we’ve been working on for almost a year. It’s possibly the most anticipated Appflow feature since […]

Today I’m thrilled to announce that Salesforce customers can now quickly and easily add Salesforce authentication to any Ionic app using Auth Connect. Auth Connect is an Ionic solution that provides a simple, secure method of integrating with auth providers to enable single sign-on (SSO) within your Ionic apps. The perils of rolling your own […]

So, Angular universal is a thing… And it seems it is something you all have been very excited about for some time. Since I tweeted about this some time ago, it’s been one of the top 3 most common questions asked of us (right behind “when’s Ionic Vue going to be ready”). Well I did […]

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 […]

Ionic React Hooks has been renamed and moved to the Capacitor Community org: @capacitor-community/react-hooks 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 […]

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