Category Archives: Javascript

ViewJS 2.0

Vuejs v2.0.0-alpha.1 released

First release of Viewjs 2.0 is available for download. Many improvements over the previous but also quite a few breaking changes. Quite exciting time to be a javascript developer with all these changes in popular frameworks if you ask me.  Keeps your mind busy! Have

Horizon the realtime javascript backend

If you like the idea of Firebase but hosting your data somewhere else except your servers is not an option for you, then you might consider Horizon, the new open source javascript backend which offers similar features.  Horizon let you build and deploy web or mobile apps

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GraphQL Intro

Spend 30 minutes learning how to adapt your existing ORM, SOA, or REST API to GraphQL so that you can begin to use GraphQL-based technologies like Relay. What is GraphQL? A GraphQL query is a string interpreted by a server that returns data in a

Free Javascript ebooks

Are you looking for some free resources to learn more about javascript, Nodejs, Angular? Have a look on the list below. Javascript Enlightenment Eloquent Javascript Building A JavaScript Framework JS in ten minutes  Up and Running with Node.js  jQuery Fundamentals  Developing Backbone.js  Javascript Guide  JavaScript

freecodecamp basic algorithm scripting solutions

Basic algorithm scripting solutions [Freecodecamp] is one of the gems on the internet in my opinion. You can start your career as a developer absolutely free with the courses you can find there. The project is open source and this means you can contribute if you are an experienced

Get the title of a referral url with Javascript

If there is a need to retrieve the title by just passing the url to one of your applications this can be done with this tiny jQuery plugin I wrote. It uses yql to bypass the cors restriction and its really easy to use. Requirements

Windows Azure DocumentDB in NodeJS app

I’ve read a few weeks ago a small article about DocumentDB in Windows Azure which is Microsoft’s NoSQL solution in cloud, but I didn’t have time to go more in depth, until today! I came across this wonderful tutorial which explains in detail how to develop a

Firebase Guide

Ok so you heard about firebase and you are looking on how to make use of it in your projects. The easiest way to start is to go through the simple guide the guys in tutsplus posted few weeks ago. It has all the basic

A handy client-side scraping library – Artoo.js

Its nice to have handy small applications, libraries etc to use in your daily tasks. Few days ago I found Artoo.js which is a small library and the owner’s website states “is a piece of JavaScript code meant to be run in your browser’s console