Archive by Author

JavaScript Error Tracking with Todd Gardner | Episode 12

On this episode I discuss JavaScript error tracking with Todd Gardner. More specifically we talk about: The JavaScript Error Object The DOM Global Error Handler How errors bubble How errors bubble through callbacks Example of wrapping callbacks To subscribe to the podcast, please use the links below: Click Here to Subscribe via iTunes Click Here […]

Style Guides and Pattern Libraries with Cameron Wardzala | Episode 11

On this episode Cameron Wardzala and I discuss the emergence of style guides and pattern libraries instead of Photoshop comps when building web application and site designs. We also dig into his experience outgrowing bootstrap on a project, new modular CSS frameworks like SMACSS and Atomic Design, and the ongoing debate of Less or SASS. […]

Web Components with Cory House | Episode 9

On this episode Cory House and I discuss the exciting new Web Components standard including the Shadow DOM, templates, custom elements, and imports. To subscribe to the podcast, please use the links below: Click Here to Subscribe via iTunes Click Here to Subscribe via RSS (non-iTunes feed) Show Notes: Resources WebComponents.org a place to discuss […]

Ember interview with Tom Dale, a Robust Framework | Episode 003

On this episode I interview Tom Dale, who helped create Ember.js about how Ember differentiates itself from other frameworks with a robust router as well as what’s going on with Ember.Data. This is front-end developer cast episode 3. Tom Dale helped create Ember.js which has rapidly been gaining momentum in the ongoing JavaScript MVC debate […]

Choosing a JavaScript MVC Framework

So you love the way single-page apps like Gmail and Trello feel, but aren’t sure where to start.  Maybe your JavaScript code has become disorganized enough that you are convinced to try one of the numerous  JavaScript MVC libraries/frameworks on your next project but aren’t sure which one to choose.  I’m writing  a book on […]