Ionic has been around for two years now. It is a great set of tools for developing hybrid applications based on AngularJS. Ionic is extremely popular at the moment, with more than one million applications built and a growing community of thousands of developers.
I have heard about the Telerik’s native transition plugin for Cordova recently. To me this is not only a game changer in the hybrid industry, but in the entire mobile application industry. To help the Ionic community to use native transitions I created ionic-native-transitions a plugin available on github and npm