Link: 5 Guidelines For Avoiding Scope Soup in Angular

I've recently heard that in later versions of Angular (1.4.x) they are discouraging (or deprecating) using $scope. I wanted to find out if this is true and to find out why. I found out one good article explaining the pitfalls of using $scope. I'll update this post with more info if I find more useful articles.

Josh Caroll's Article: 5 Guidelines For Avoiding Scope Soup in Angular