Travelled to Slovakia 3 weeks back to speak about Angular 2 in Bratislava at the OpenSlava conference. Just a basic overview of Angular 2 vs 1. I dove into what docs I could find, took John Papa's sample Angular 2 project out for a spin, played with a few language implementations. (more…)...Read more
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I attended my first Powerlifting competition last weekend called the 2015 Starting Strength Fall Classic. I played baseball and soccer as a kid, but didn't participate any sports past elementary school. Therefore this was quite a special event for me for a variety of reasons. My original motivation was knowing I was probably seriously outmatched, I persevered to train hard for over a year and attempt to "win" anyway. After hearing my older...Read more
IntroductionThe last tech I got to have fun with on my vacation was MongoDB. It's a NoSQL database, meaning, it doesn't use the common SQL. It stands for "Not Only SQL", but they market it to people like me so I call it "No SQL thank god". Instead, it stores JSON objects which it calls documents. They're stored as BSON: binary JSON. Given my recent delusions of...
I describe why Node matters to me, then go over some code. Feel free to skip to the code.Read more