It’s no secret that I’m a fan of various ES6 features. I use a lot of the new syntax options and methods on various objects whenever I can – in browser based apps as well as node.js apps. But I recently stumbled upon on a situation that had me wondering if the barrier to entry is really worth the cost, right now.
Code organization – both the code in a file, as well as the way the files are organized – is an important aspect of maintenance. It’s no surprise, then, that larger frameworks have very strong opinions on the subject. Unfortunately, though, many smaller frameworks and libraries lack this organizational guidance. This doesn’t mean we should ignore […]
I work on site for a client 2 days a week, building apps for them. Recently, my team moved in to a different building that has different policies for connectivity and allowed access on the web. Unfortunately, this new policy destroyed my ability to install anything using the “git://” protocol – which includes a lot […]