Using ui-router I would like to set a URL parameter no matter what state I'm in. A use-case for this is to switch between bookmarkable interface modes (e.g. "boring" or "funny").
I know it can be done using
It seems that this functionality is available in the yet unreleased master branch of ui-router:
See the related issue: https://github.com/angular-ui/ui-router/issues/1031