Unable to use IONIC CLI to create pages etc

since the last upgrade i am now unable to use ionic cli to create new pages in my project

i get the following

below is my package.json

do you know what i can try?

  "name": "ionic-hello-world",
  "version": "0.0.0",
  "author": "Ionic Framework",
  "homepage": "http://ionicframework.com/",
  "private": true,
  "scripts": {
    "clean": "ionic-app-scripts clean",
    "build": "ionic-app-scripts build",
    "ionic:build": "ionic-app-scripts build",
    "ionic:serve": "ionic-app-scripts serve"
  "dependencies": {
    "@angular/common": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/compiler": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/compiler-cli": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/core": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/forms": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/http": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/platform-browser": "4.0.2",
    "@angular/platform-browser-dynamic": "4.0.2",
    "@ionic-native/core": "^3.7.0",
    "@ionic-native/geolocation": "^3.7.0",
    "@ionic-native/splash-screen": "3.4.2",
    "@ionic-native/status-bar": "3.4.2",
    "@ionic/cloud-angular": "^0.12.0",
    "@ionic/storage": "2.0.1",
    "ionic-angular": "3.1.1",
    "ionicons": "3.0.0",
    "rxjs": "5.1.1",
    "sw-toolbox": "3.4.0",
    "typescript": "^2.4.0-dev.20170512",
    "zone.js": "^0.8.5"
  "devDependencies": {
    "@angular/cli": "^1.0.3",
    "@ionic/app-scripts": "1.3.6",
    "typescript": "2.2.1"
  "cordovaPlugins": [
  "cordovaPlatforms": [],
  "description": "Communities: An Ionic project"

You have to install some dev dependencies to use the new CLI.

Read more about it here: http://blog.ionic.io/announcing-ionic-cli-v3/

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Thank you it’s working now. The compiler is super slow though any ideas in what I can try?