Understanding the JavaScript Concurrency Model

You have probably heard of terms like “V8,” “event loop,” “call stack,” and “callback queue.” In this post, we are going to examine what these terms mean, how they relate to one another, and, more generally, how JavaScript works. Javascript is a powerful language that has stood the test of time and continues to gain popularity. By cultivating a strong understanding of its core concepts, you'll be able to write better code and better apps.

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Creating Adaptive/Responsive HTML Emails with MJML

Creating HTML emails is hard — much more difficult than creating a web page in HTML.  Bootstrap and Foundation spoil front-end developers.  Slap a couple classes in your code and you can have a beautiful, or at least beautifully rendered, adaptive/responsive site in nearly every browser.  Not so with email.  Many email clients strip external CSS, leaving only inline styles.  Some email clients render only a small subset of CSS.  And of course, JavaScript is out of the question.

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A Developer's Perspective On Angular 2+

Should I learn Angular 2+?  You may have asked yourself this question several times, but you've probably stayed on the safe side, and most likely stuck to your preferred framework or plain vanilla javascript and ES6. Now that the frameworks you’ve been hearing about have finally been released and are heavily used by the community, you may be seriously debating whether you should switch over to MEA(2+)N, React + Relay + GraphQL, or Vue.js.


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Creating A Data Visualization From Scratch Using d3.js

Deriving information from data can be a big challenge. In this post, we will learn how to create a simple data visualization using d3.js. Moreover, we will try to understand the basic concepts under this amazing library as well as go through a brief overview of javascript, css, and svg.

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