The powerful rendering opportunities of the modern browsersAre you wondering what you can do with Canvas and WebGL. Check http://mrdoob.github.com/three.js/ to find out.
AssetsPack - a friend of the front-end developer (pack your assets with NodeJS)
Node.js: managing child processes
These days I spent some time working on Yez!. Chrome extension whose main role is to replace the annoying switching between the terminal and the browser. It uses Node.js module to run shell commands. So, I had to deal with child processes, and I decided to document my experience.
Node.js application made with Express and AbsurdJS
Hungry for knowledge - Scotland JS 2014 talks
ToDoMVC with AbsurdJS
You've probably heard about ToDoMVC project. It's same ToDo application made with different frameworks. It's interesting how the same problem is solved by different programmers following different concepts. This article is about making the ToDoMVC application with AbsurdJS.
How require/import may decrease your testability
When CommonJS was announced we all thought “Finally something that will organize our code”. However, there are some cons that we should be aware of. It’s not only unicorns and rainbows. In this article we will see how a simple
require line makes our code difficult to test.
A modern React starter pack based on webpack
Checkout React webpack starter in GitHub.
Distributing React components
While I was open sourcing react-place I noticed that there is some complexity around preparing the component for releasing. I decided to document the process here so I have a solid resource next time. You may be surprised but writing the working
jsx file doesn’t mean that the component is ready for publishing and is usable for other developers.
A story about React, Redux and server-side rendering
Long long time ago in a kingdom far far away there was an app. The app was supported by the well known React and Redux families but there was a problem. It was damn slow. People started complaining and the app had to do something. It had to deliver its content quickly so it provides better user experience. Then the server-side rendering was born.