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Introducing Marionette-Require-Boilerplate for Your Single Page Application

Brett Jones Development Technology, HTML5, JavaScript 1 Comment

Attention: The following article was published over 7 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.Marionette-Require-Boilerplate (MRB) is a simple boilerplate I created to help get Single Page Applications off the ground with a small starter project. It incorporates a number of great tools and best practices to …

Modularization in TypeScript

Brett Jones .NET, Development Technology, JavaScript, Tutorial, TypeScript 7 Comments

Attention: The following article was published over 8 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.UPDATE: Check out the new GitHub project that accompanies this post: TypeScript Modularization Demo.  In my last post, I introduced TypeScript, Microsoft’s new offering which layers static typing on top of JavaScript. …

Introduction to TypeScript Language and Tooling

Brett Jones .NET, Development Technology, HTML5, JavaScript, Tutorial 7 Comments

Attention: The following article was published over 8 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.TypeScript, Microsoft’s new open source JavaScript derivative, brings static typing along with a number of conventional OOP features to the Wild West of JavaScript. Much like CoffeeScript, this syntactical cousin of Ruby …

Node Application Server with CouchDB

Brett Jones Databases, Development Technology, HTML5, JavaScript, Node, Tutorial 5 Comments

Attention: The following article was published over 8 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.Much has been made lately of “NoSQL” non-relational databases. A few weeks back, Lou wrote a post introducing CouchDB, a free Apache Foundation document datastore. Lou’s application was hosted entirely from CouchDB. …