No Need to $Watch AngularJS “Controller As”
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In a previous blog post I discussed how to use Angulars extend to improve code quality and reusability. In my example I used the new controller as syntax. I see a lot of discussion online about this approach.
You have to ask yourself what you are watching for, then decide if using an actual $watch is worth it. A $watch introduces…