Three issues with AngularJS

by on October 9, 2014

AngularJS is all the rage these days, and for good reason. It’s a lightweight and modern way to create Rich Internet (single page) Applications. It is elegant and powerful. If...

Fast Polling vs. Websockets

by on September 30, 2014

WebSockets are a great addition to the HTTP protocol suite, but there are numerous situations where they cannot be used. Some companies have firewalls that will prevent WebSockets from working....

Associations in Ext JS 5

by on September 22, 2014

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...

AngularJS: Tricks with angular.extend()

by on September 11, 2014

AngularJS has this built-in method for doing object to object copies called angular.extend(). It is a very powerful function that has many uses. The documentation can be found here:

Better Builds Begin with Broccoli

by on July 23, 2014

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...

Top 5 Features

by on July 21, 2014

JavaScript and ECMAScript are not the same thing. JavaScript was developed by Netscape for its browser and ECMAScript is a language based upon JavaScript. In order to assure that JavaScript...

Unit Testing w/ AngularJS

by on July 16, 2014

Oh how far we’ve come in the web development world. Cross-browser support and performance, once touted as core features, are now table stakes. Meanwhile, automated tests have become pretty much...

Writing Ext JS Overrides

by on July 11, 2014

Sencha Frameworks are well known because of their architecture, the way its classes are organized and structured. This is part of what makes it a leading framework in cross browser...