mondodb

Mapping Relational Databases and SQL to MongoDB

By Ashish Trivedi NoSQL databases have emerged tremendously in the last few years owing to their less constrained structure, scalable schema design, and faster access compared to traditional relational databases (RDBMS/SQL). MongoDB is an open source document-oriented NoSQL database which stores data in the form of JSON-like objects. It has emerged as one of the […]

gulp-js

Managing Your Build Tasks With Gulp.js

By Rey Bango The benefits of task runners in software development is obvious. They help to automate common, often tedious tasks and let you squarely focus on more important things, like writing awesome code. Seriously though, the ability to automate tasks such as image compression, minification, unit testing and much more is a huge time […]

jsbin

JavaScript Tools of the Trade: JSBin

By Rey Bango We’ve all been there. There are times when you simply want to throw some JavaScript code up and see how it works. Sure, you could go through the hassle of:   Setting up a dedicated directory Create a file with markup Finding the latest version of your favorite libraries, downloading them and […]

Brackets Editor

Creating Brackets Extensions

By Raymond Camden A little while ago I wrote about the recent updates to the Brackets editor. Brackets is an open source project focused on web standards and built with web technologies. It has a narrow focus and therefore may not have a particular feature you’ve come to depend upon. Luckily, Brackets ships with a […]

SOLID: Part 3 – Liskov Substitution & Interface Segregation Principles

By Patkos Csaba The Single Responsibility (SRP), Open/Closed (OCP), Liskov Substitution, Interface Segregation, and Dependency Inversion. Five agile principles that should guide you every time you write code.   Because both the Liskov Substitution Principle (LSP) and the Interface Segregation Principle (ISP) are quite easy to define and exemplify, in this lesson we will talk […]

less

Working With LESS and the Chrome DevTools

By Umar Hansa This is a complete tutorial to using LESS with Chrome’s DevTools. If you’ve already used Sass with Chrome’s DevTools, you’ll most likely already be familiar with the concepts introduced here.   The Tl;dr LESS has very recently added support for Source Maps, so this is new and exciting! DevTools mapping means you […]