Team Technical Blog


Functional Reactive Programming
by on August 18, 2014 10:55 am

Functional reactive programming (FRP) is an emerging programming paradigm that has recently gained popularity in the web world. That popularity isn’t just tied to fact that the video streaming giant Netflix blogged about how it applies FRP to optimize its API, but because it actually provides an elegant way to reduce the complexity of dealing […]

Backbone.js Post Image
by on August 4, 2014 8:46 am

“And you think you’re so clever and classless and free.” ― John Lennon One common complaint developers have with Backbone is the proliferation of repetitive boilerplate code. How many Backbone apps have a view like this declared over and over? This isn’t a problem inherent with Backbone, but a problem with developers writing repetitive boilerplate code. […]

Promises
by on July 23, 2014 11:13 am

“And when I promise something, I never ever break that promise. Never.” ― Rapunzel Many languages have libraries of interesting schemes called promises, deferreds, or futures. Those help to tame the wild asynchronous into something more like the mundane sequential. JavaScript promises can promote separation of concerns in lieu of tightly coupled interfaces. This article […]

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