Timothy Eagan

A senior engineer at Modus Create, Timothy Eagan is an accomplished software developer with over 20 years of experience in creating customized business solutions. He can be found in Providence, RI, where he organizes and hosts the Providence JavaScript (Prov.JS) meetup group. Tim served as a Sergeant in Electrical Engineering in the US Army.

Posts by Timothy Eagan

September 15, 2016

Drawing Triangles in CSS

In 3-ish Easy Steps Our goal is to draw a simple equilateral triangle. Before we begin, it might help to visualize how we are going to accomplish this first. Step...

June 21, 2016

The Top 6 Things We Love About Ext JS 6

“Sencha Ext JS is the most comprehensive MVC/MVVM JavaScript framework for building feature-rich, cross-platform web applications targeting desktops, tablets, and smartphones. Ext JS leverages HTML5 features on modern browsers while...

May 24, 2016

Ionic 2 Project Structure

This is the first part in a series of introductory posts on Ionic 2. If you’re not familiar with Ionic 2, it’s the latest incarnation of Ionic – “the world’s...

April 21, 2015

Pride, Prejudice and Quality Code

“Mary wished to say something very sensible, but knew not how.” ― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice Have you ever been on a project that is simply riddled with problems?...

December 9, 2014

The State of HTML5 Gaming

Browser based Games Not that long ago, the idea of playing video games in your browser seemed like fantasy. Oh sure, we’ve had simple DOM card/board games and some Flash...

September 22, 2014

Associations in Ext JS 5

Associations have undergone quite a few changes in Ext JS 5. Sencha has really put work into making them more functional and easier to use. Like all things though, they...

July 23, 2014

Better Builds Begin with Broccoli

Build tools have come a long way since the days of writing bash scripts. The newest member to the ever growing community of build tools is called Broccoli and it’s...

June 17, 2014

Orientation Aware Apps in Sencha Touch Part 1 of 2

Introduction Mobile application development has always had its own unique set of challenges. The effort to create a one-size-fits-all view is effectively doubled when you add orientation change on top...

September 30, 2013

Sencha Cmd Packages

What Are Packages Sencha Cmd 3.1 introduced packages, which are a new way to share code between projects. Perhaps you made an awesome sass theme or a cool Ext JS...