MageTestFest has a location!
For our amazing Magento developer conference in November - MageTestFest - we finally found a fitting location: Prodent Fabriek in Amersfoort, The Netherlands. Why? Because it breathes an industrial testy atmosphere that fits MageTestFest perfectly. Here's a sneak preview:
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 2 Sep 2017
Do not depend on window.checkoutConfig
window.checkoutConfig that contains useful stuff when dealing with the checkout logic (payment providers, checkout agreements, etcetera). However, using the
window object in your JS library is a wrong thing to do. How to deal with this annoying variable?
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 20 Aug 2017
Yireo becomes member of Firegento
If you know the Magento community in Germany, you know about Firegento: It organizes various community events in Germany and it also hosts a Satis repository of composer packages. We are proud that Yireo is now also an official Firegento member! Isn't that weird?
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 18 Aug 2017
ViewModels in Magento 2
With Magento 2.2 on the roadmap for September, various new improvements popped up on the radar. One of these is the concept of ViewModels, offloading features from Block classes into separate ViewModel classes. But do we need to wait until Magento 2.2 before we can use these ViewModels?
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 12 Aug 2017
Mathias Verraes speaks at MageTestFest
And we're proud to announce the next major speaker in line: Mathias Verraes. Many people in the Magento community don't know him yet - while they should. It's awesome to have this authoritative speaker come on stage with MageTestFest, for various reasons.
Written by Jisse Reitsma on 8 Aug 2017