Getting Up and Running With Foundation for Apps

Todd Leininger Angular, JavaScript, Technology Snapshot Leave a Comment

I have been programming for 9 years now, mostly focused on Java EE development. One area that I’m always interested in exploring is front-end web development and web apps. One thing that interests me a lot on the front-end side of development are frameworks. A framework can give you everything you need to get up and running and prototyping. In this …

Choosing a JavaScript Framework [Infographic]

Keyhole Software Angular, BackboneJS, JavaScript Leave a Comment

In this week’s blog, we’d like to present to you an informative infographic that compares some of the aspects of AngularJS, Backbone.js and Ember. Sometimes half the battle is determining which JavaScript frameworks are the best fit for the specific needs of your single-page application. These are three technologies that we at Keyhole have quite a bit of experience with …

Part Deux: A Google Calendar Gadget in Angular.js

Lyndsey Padget Angular, JavaScript, Single-Page Application, Technology Snapshot 1 Comment

I was on a project recently where the team was faced with a daunting list of scheduling-related backlog stories. When looking at the entire feature, about 20% of these stories dealt with custom functionality and 80% of them dealt with issues that are common to any scheduling or calendar application: start times, end times, visibility/privacy, conflicts, notifications, etc etc. When I asked …

New Features in AngularJS 1.3

Mark Fricke Angular, JavaScript, Single-Page Application, Technology Snapshot 5 Comments

Now that Angular 1.3 has been officially released, I thought I would talk about some of the new features that developers would like to know, to include: Performance improvements One-time bindings ngModel.$validators ngMessages ngModelOptions If you are still using IE 8 as your main browser, first I want to say WHY? Angular 1.3 is dropping support for this old browser. …