News

What's New in Node 6?

25 Nov, 2016 01:54

explain the current release lines of Node and outline the new improvements to Node 6. Follow along, and you'll get to go in depth with case studies of new ES6 features and guidance on when to upgrade.

Tutorial nodeJS

Functional Programming In JS — With Practical Examples (Part 1)

25 Nov, 2016 01:50

Functional Programming is a style of writing programs by simply composing a set of functions. this blog post explains how to use Functional Programming techniques with examples.

JavaScript Language

Making a Single Page App Without a Framework

15 Nov, 2016 07:56

The idea behind single page applications (SPA) is to create a smooth browsing experience like the one found in native desktop apps. All of the necessary code for the page is loaded only once and its content gets changed dynamically through JavaScript. If everything is done right the page shouldn’t ever reload, unless the user refreshes it manually.

Single Page App

How to Draw Charts Using JavaScript and HTML5 Canvas

15 Nov, 2016 07:27

This tutorial is to show how to use JavaScript and the canvas as a means to display numerical information in the form of pie charts and doughnut charts.

Canvas Charts HTML5 Tutorial

gron

15 Nov, 2016 06:18

gron transforms JSON into discrete assignments to make it easier to grep for what you want and see the absolute 'path' to it. It eases the exploration of APIs that return large blobs of JSON but have terrible documentation.

JSON Library

EclairJS

14 Nov, 2016 10:18

EclairJS provides JavaScript developers with an API to Apache Spark so they can take advantage of Spark’s scalable streaming, SQL, machine-learning, graph capabilities.

API Framework

An Intro to Monkey Testing with Gremlins.js

14 Nov, 2016 10:14

The choices for client-side monkey testing are slim, but Gremlins.js gets the fundamentals down right out of the gate. As with any type of testing library or framework, we can only improve upon it if people use it!

Automation Testing Tutorial

Racer-React

14 Nov, 2016 10:05

Racer.js wrapper for React which allows to create realtime isomorphic applications with offline support. In a few words racer-react allows you to query racer model in declarative way from react-router handlers.

Library ReactJS Real-time

Racer

14 Nov, 2016 10:02

Racer is a realtime model synchronization engine for Node.js. By leveraging ShareDB, multiple users can interact with the same data in realtime via Operational Transformation, a sophisticated conflict resolution algorithm that works in realtime and with offline clients.

Framework Real-time

React Image Crop

14 Nov, 2016 03:00

A responsive image cropping tool for React.

Framework ReactJS Tool

19 things I learnt reading the NodeJS docs

14 Nov, 2016 02:57

This article talks about lesser known parts of the nodeJS, which can help us while working with nodeJS.

nodeJS

Brackets 1.8 is now available

14 Nov, 2016 02:34

Brackets 1.8 is released. Brackets has gained incredible momentum in the last few months. Almost 800,000 people are now using Brackets every month.

Editor Release Tool

Gatsby

14 Nov, 2016 02:13

Transform plain text into dynamic blogs and websites using the latest web technologies. A React.js static site generator.

Editor Generator ReactJS Tool

Is Model-View-Controller dead on the front end?

14 Nov, 2016 01:58

More and more front-end developers are adopting unidirectional architectures. So what’s the future for the classic Model-View-Controller (MVC) approach?

Architecture FrontEnd MVC

Browser benchmark battle October 2016: Chrome vs. Firefox vs. Edge

14 Nov, 2016 01:53

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge have all gained a variety of new features and improvements over the past year. It’s time to see if any of them have managed to pull ahead of the pack.

Browsers

4 Things Vue.js Got Right

14 Nov, 2016 01:49

This blog post talks about focus, simplicity and flexibility of Vue.js and how it can solve Javascript fatigue, ES anxiety, post-webpack stress disorder or any other kind of web development malady.

Framework

We need JavaScript to fix the web

2 Nov, 2016 12:24

JavaScript is too great an opportunity to build accessible, easy-to-use and flexible solutions for the web to not use it. It fills the gaps years of backwards-compatibility focus created.

Article

Announcing Meteor 1.4.2: Rebuild performance

26 Oct, 2016 06:58

Meteor 1.4.2 is released. The big news is improved rebuild performance, specifically focused on larger applications and Meteor developers’ most frequent workflows.

Framework Meteor Release

Next.js

26 Oct, 2016 06:49

Next.js is a open source framework for server-rendered universal JavaScript webapps, built on top of React, Webpack and Babel.

Framework

Snelly

26 Oct, 2016 06:11

Snelly is a webGL dispersion visualization (inspired by Tantalum). A large number of light rays are cast into a transparent object from a laser, and drawn to the framebuffer. The resulting normalized image converges to a visualization (actually a volume rendering) of the "fluence" (i.e. energy density) of the light in the scene.

Visualization WebGL