After 5 years and $3M, here's everything we've learned from building GhostGhost LogoGhost LogoGhost Logo | JOHN O'NOLAN, HANNAH WOLFE
It's always fun to use these milestones to take a step back and reflect on the journey so far. On previous birthdays I've talked about revenue milestones and product updates, but this year I'm going to focus more on all the things we've learned since we started.
Oliver Williams argues that we can and should develop websites for modern browsers without leaving IE users behind.
Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) is a mechanism that uses additional HTTP headers to let a user agent gain permission to access selected resources from a server on a different origin (domain) than the site currently in use.
A book about common design patterns used while developing with React. It includes techniques for composition, data flow, dependency management and more.
Optimizing React: Virtual DOM explained — Martian Chronicles, Evil Martians’ team blog | Alexey Ivanov, Andy Barnov
Learn about React's Virtual DOM and use this knowledge to speed up your applications. In this thorough beginner-friendly introduction to framework's internals, we will demystify JSX, show you how React makes rendering decisions, explain how to find bottlenecks, and share some tips to avoid common mistakes.
The HTML5 WebSpeech API allows us to incorporate speech recognition and synthesis into our web application. Currently only fully supported by Chrome (Desktop and Android) and in Firefox behind a flag, it actually works really well.
Recording audio involves a series of steps:
I used it recently to provide an alert on a page that monitored some parameters. When one of the numbers went up, I was alerted thought the computer speakers.
TOOLS AND WORKFLOW
Sublime Text is one of the most popular editors for web development and software development in general. It’s very smooth and fast compared to other editors (being written in C++ helps that speed). Sublime also has tons of plugins you can find through Package Control.
LEARN HOW IT WORKS
A Virtual DOM algorithm implementation that improves front end performance by updating only changed nodes in the DOM.
Web scraping made simple.