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Supercharging JavaScript performance with asm.js

In June we introduced preview support for asm.js, which is now supported by default in Microsoft Edge starting with Microsoft EdgeHTML 13. With this …

Ten questions I’ve been asked, most more than once, over six technical JavaScript / Front-end Engineer job interviews.

I've been interviewing for JS positions over the past few months and have noticed the same questions pop up in the technical parts of the interview. …

Functional Programming in Javascript

This is an interactive learning course with exercises you fill out right in the browser. <b>If you just want to browse the content click the button below</b>:<p>…

Node-RED

Browser-based flow editing<p>Node-RED provides a browser-based flow editor that makes it easy to wire together flows using the wide range of nodes in …

JavaScript

An Introduction To PouchDB

Authenticating Node.js Applications With Passport

Implementing robust authentication strategies for any application can be a daunting task and Node.js applications are no exception to this.<p>In this …

JavaScript

18 Surprises From Reading jQuery's Source Code

<b>Sizzle’s weight:</b> Sizzle is the selector engine jQuery uses to find elements in a DOM based on CSS selectors. It’s what turns $(‘div.active’) into an …

Core Data from Scratch: Data Model

Introduction<p>In the first article of this series, we learned about the Core Data stack, the heart of a Core Data application. We explored the managed …

The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Node.js

Reading Time: 10 minutes<p><b>Update:</b> We have published an article on the most important Node.js Security Tips. You should check it out after you have read …

Learn iOS SDK Development From Scratch Updated for iOS 7 and Xcode 5

One of the best places to get started with iOS development is our series on iOS development, Learn iOS SDK Development From Scratch. I'm excited to …

Don't Forget to Cover Your Client Side!

By making sure that your application is tested, you are able to reduce the amount of bugs you find in your code, increase the maintainability of your …

Clevertech

Shape

JavaScript and Node FUNdamentals<p>Retired<p>This book is no longer available for sale.<p>This book is 100% complete<p>Completed on 2014-07-16<p>About the Book<p>This …

How to Make a Game Like Mega Jump With Sprite Kit: Part 2/2

Make a game like Mega Jump using Sprite Kit!<p>Welcome to the second part of the tutorial series that walks you through using Sprite Kit to create a …

grunt-amdcheck

Uses AST to find and remove unused dependencies in AMD modules.<p>Getting Started<p>This plugin requires Grunt ~0.4.0<p>If you haven't used Grunt before, be …

In 18K Schools And Counting, Clever Confirms $10.3M Raise From Sequoia, As It Looks To Build The Next Big Learning Platform

Clever launched out of Y Combinator in 2012 on a mission to help K-12 schools bring the latest education software into their classrooms. By giving districts a central way to manage student and teacher accounts in each learning application, and closely integrating those apps with their existing data …

Page Speed

If you’ve spent any time testing the performance of your websites and applications, then at some point you may have come across WebPagetest.org. If …

Paul Irish, "Delivering the goods" - Fluent 2014 Keynote

Nodemailer

<b>Nodemailer</b> is a module for Node.js applications to allow easy as cake email sending. The project got started back in 2010 when there was no sane …

Introduction to HTML5 Desktop Apps With Node-Webkit

Using Node.js, we can create web applications easily. Now, thanks to the node-webkit we can also create desktop apps with it, using a unique …

JavaScript

The Art of Node

An introduction to Node.js<p>This document is intended for readers who know at least a little bit of a couple of things:<p>a scripting language like …

JavaScript