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Declarative Breadcrumb Navigation in Ember.js

ember-crubmly is a simple Component that is placed once in your application, and then generates a dynamic breadcrumb by looking up the current route hierarchy. The addon has a simple declarative API, which makes integration with your app super easy.

By: Lauren Tan

Detecting Ember.js Components Entering or Leaving the Viewport

I wrote a post last year about how I made an Ember Mixin that would let Ember Components or Views know if their DOM element had entered or left the viewport. This time, I want to talk about how I improved the original Mixin to use the requestAnimationFrame API for improved performance at close to 60FPS.

By: Lauren Tan