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Introducing: Your Dashboard

Today we’re releasing the new Dashboard.

Your Dashboard will quickly give you a detailed overview of the current state of your apps. For each app, the Dashboard shows you the 95th percentile response time as well as error occurrences over time and any releases made in the past 24 hours. Additionally, you’ll be able to see the average response time, the number of new error groups, and how many open errors are still assigned to you.

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Opbeat joins the Node.js Foundation

We’re excited and proud to have joined the Node.js Foundation as a Silver Member and we look forward to working with the Foundation to help advance the development of the Node.js platform and grow and support the community.

You can read the official announcement here. I also did a Q&A on why we joined, why we’ve built Opbeat for Node.js and why we think Node.js is important to both the developer community as well as the enterprise.

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Building stack notifications on Android

One of the best things about having Opbeat available on mobile is the ability to be notified when your apps are experiencing errors. What we discovered, however, was that sometimes our users’ apps produce a large number of notifications. The reasons can vary from having lots of programming errors to simply having a larger team that is collaborating on Opbeat. So we set out to fix it.Read on

Exploring ES6 by Max Stoiber

Wondering what all the fuss with ES6 is about? Max Stoiber (@mxstbr), co-organizer of the React Vienna meetup, gives you a quick and simple overview. First he explains the confusion about the acronyms (ES5, ES6, ES2016 & TC39), before introducing some of his favorite new features in JavaScript.Read on

Opbeat <3 Vanja

Vanja has been with us since the very beginning. Actually, he was our very first employee when he joined a very young Opbeat as frontend web developer back in early 2013. In fact, Vanja joined us before we even had a website or a blog, and therefore we’ve never officially welcomed him on here. Obviously, we can’t have that, so we’re fixing that today.

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