Building Hacker News With Angularjs

This week Hacker News announced its official API. This is really great news. Prior to this official API all 3rd-party apps resorted to scraping the website to as their data source, a brittle and unscalable practice. This new API provides a standard and efficient way to create 3rd-party Hacker News applications. »

The Modern Front-end Workflow - From Start to Finish

Front-end engineers have gone through a bit of a renaissance in recent years. »

Smarter Express Routing

In a large ExpressJS application it is not optimal to define all your routes and handlers in the same file. »

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An easy introduction to AngularJS

AngularJS doesn't do much. When you take it out of the box (i.e. load it on a webpage) you're only given five things to play with: modules, services, controllers, directives, and filters. »

Make Your Code Pretty

All too often I'll see code that'll make me gag. »

Taming The Jungle: Working With New Code

An undervalued skill of the common developer lies in their ability to navigate and explore a new code base. Although not the most glamorous or fun task, it is the one that almost always consumes most of a developers working hours. »