Category: javascript

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JavaScript console tricks

It is generally easier to quickly experiment with PHP or some other language that has an IDE or REPL. However, it is often tricky to quickly test some new JavaScript code or library without...

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Installing NodeJS on NetBeans

Currently my favorite IDE for NodeJS is NetBeans. Although there are other excellent IDEs available, nothing beats a free one. Also, as I regularly use NetBeans for PHP it is natural to also use...

bower

Installing Bower on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Bower is a package manager for the web and offers a generic solution to the problem of front-end package management. For example the Polymer library uses Bower for package management. In fact, the primary...

momentjs

Flexible date manipulation in javascript

Date manipulation is a common programming task a developer does regularly and many times can get tricky and cumbersome. If youy web applications relies heavily on date manipulation on the frontend than moment.js is...

Intercepting mouse events on an iPad

Intercepting mouse events on an iPad

In the last post we saw how we could easily work with mouse events on an iPad. Touchscreen devices like the iPad do not have a cursor, so the user cannot exactly move the...