I believe that the event emitter implementation in Node could be made way better by providing a way to access the functionality directly without using prototypes. This …5m 9
thisworks, and hoisting.4m 0
An introduction to function
The event emitter pattern was popularized by Node, and is made available in the browser by libraries such as EventEmitter2. In practice, I haven’t seen a lot of …6m 0
We’ve looked at doing some of the things that you can do in native code. So far, we’ve covered AJAX, event handling, event delegation, DOM querying, and …22m 6
As of late, there seems to be a steady trend towards minimalist DOM (and BOM) abstractions, these micro-libraries generally trade functionality and flexibility for …6m 0
There have always been wars in browser-land. Browsers, specs, politics, lots of politics. Even libraries had theirs.
What once was the browser utility library war, has …8m 7
Last month, a series of very interesting articles regarding async coding style, in Node, popped up. The discussion spanned a few more subjects than just coding style, it …6m 2
Even though it’s tricky at first, if you are used to classical object-oriented languages, it’s easy (and highly encouraged) to perform information hiding …9m 0
In my previous installment, I prognosticated the discussion topic for this post.
In the next post I’ll delve into MongoDB, how to pair it with Node, and figuring …10m 2
A few days passed, a couple lessons learned. I promised myself not to spend too much time trying to make something perfect, but rather keep a lean approach and moving …12m 1