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Maurizio Lupo
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Agile, how to embrace the change
The agile manifesto gives us a better way for developing software, putting: Individuals and interactions over processes and tools Working software over comprehensive documentation Customer collaboration over contract negotiation Responding to change over fo...
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High performance animations (some tricks and suggestion)
The web browser is capable of very smooth animations, but there are a few gotchas. Here is what you should know. jQuery With jQuery animations went mainstream. But jQuery.animate is possibly the less efficient way for animating elements nowadays: it doesn't...
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urlwalker.js, a context aware router for express
Urlwalker.js is a router middleware for Connect / Express.js . It is not a substitute of the default Express.js router but it works together with the latter, trying to get an object from a fragment of URL (It literally walks it segment by segment, hence the...
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Why I have stopped using requirejs (and you should too)
I have used requirejs extensively and I have written many posts about it. I think it is very ingenious and well designed. It tries to solve more than one problem at the same time (in a very elegant way) but nowadays these problems are not so important and t...
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Less Sass and (mo)Rework
I apologize for the pun. In this blog post I'd like to give my opinion about css preprocessors. Sass and Less Sass and Less are the most popular CSS preprocessors. I think CSS preprocessors are powerful tools but often they are not going to help you writing...
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A trip into Clojure, lesson learned
In my current job I had the chance to learn and use Clojure ( this is the experience reported by a former collegue ). Having worked with Python and Javascript I had consided myself well skilled in functional programming. But working with a more opinionated ...
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When your script should run?
A quick walkthrough on when executing a script in the browser. A lot of examples on the internet show to wrap the code inside the jQuery "ready" event handler. It is not always the case. As a matter of fact you can execute a script in three different fashio...
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Requirejs: edge cases
I have already written about requirejs in this post . In this new post I'm going to explain something you should know using require in complex environments. You definitely should use the optimizer Not using the optimizer in a production environment is highl...
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